2020 EZ Celestial Nautical AlmanacIndependently published #ad - Complete 2020 Nautical Almanac. Includes all daily pages for 2020, the 2020 Pole Star Tables, and all interpolation and correction tables available in the official Nautical Almanac.
Weems & Plath Marine Navigation Universal Plotting SheetWeems & Plath 5910 #ad - Di. A graduated circle printed at the center allows meridians of longitude to be constructed for any latitude, thus creating a custom-made chart for any geographical position. Available as a 50-page Plotting Sheet Pad. These are also known as VP-OS sheets.
Celestial Navigation: A Complete Home Study Course, Second EditionStarpath Publications #ad - No previous navigation experience is required. This book has been used for 30 years, updated periodically as needed. The only math involved is arithmetic adding and subtracting angles and times. This is a practical, how-to-do-it book, which also includes clear explanations of how it works and how to do it well.
Burch, D. 2015, second edition seattle, Celestial Navigation, Starpath Publications pp. At the end of this book, you will be ready for ocean navigation. The book includes: text, tables selections, practice problems, detailed glossary, and full solutions. We have also updated the electronic navigation section, as most ocean navigators will also be using other tools besides celestial.
Celestial Navigation: A Complete Home Study Course, Second Edition #ad - Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition. Printable work forms, plotting sheets, and other resources are available at no charge from starpath. Com/celnavbook. Our fit-slope method presented in this textbook is cited in the latest 2017 edition of Bowditch:"The common method of averaging sights is the Fit-Slope Method, e.
G. Section 1805. Preface to the Second Edition.
Nautical Almanac 2019: Commercial EditionParadise Cay Publications #ad - The cornerstone for all celestial navigation, a sight reduction table, listing the celestial bodies used for navigation, and other information valuable to the offshore navigator. Paradise cay publications is the only entity in the United States other than the US Government legally authorized to publish the full contents of the Nautical Almanac.
Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition. The content of this edition is identical to the United States Naval Observatory edition. Beware of the fraudulent hardcover copy of this book. It is a photocopy of the real book and produced without a license.
Long Term Almanac 2000-2050: For the Sun and Selected Stars with Concise Sight Reduction Tables, 2nd EditionStarpath Publications #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Kolbe, geoffrey celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition.
Sight Reduction Tables for Marine Navigation Latitudes 30 - 45 degrees, Inclusive Pub NO. 229, Vol 3Celestaire #ad - Although there are 6 volumes in a set, only those pertaining to the latitudes anticipated need to be obtained. The tabular data are the solutions of the navigational triangle of which two sides and the included angle are known and it is necessary to find the values of the third side and adjacent angle. The tables, intended for use with the nautical Almanac, are designed for precise interpolation of altitude for declination by means of interpolation tables which facilitate linear interpolation and provide additionally for the effect of second differences when required.
This six-volume series of sight reduction Tables for Marine Navigation is designed to facilitate the practice of celestial navigation at sea by the Marcq Saint Hilaire or intercept method. The latitudes listed for the Volumes work for either northern or southern hemisphere. This is a standard set of tables designed for Marine navigation.
Sight Reduction Tables for Marine Navigation Latitudes 30 - 45 degrees, Inclusive Pub NO. 229, Vol 3 #ad - Their tabular data, being purely mathematical results, never go out of date. Used book in Good Condition. Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition.
The Sextant HandbookInternational Marine/Ragged Mountain Press #ad - Topics include: assembly and disassembly vital adjustments avoiding problems rough weather Sightings Oiling and Cleaning Immersion Baths Emergency Silvering Finding and Buying Used Sextants And Much More You'll also find a list of distributors, and numerous helpful hints, and dealers worldwide, manufacturers, a discussion of future trends, including sighting with eyeglasses and using a Rude starfinder.
Cmdr. Bruce bauer, a professional navigator and master mariner with the U. S. Loran and gps notwithstanding, there will always be a place for the sextant aboard any blue-water boat, if for no other reason than the thrill and mystery of finding one's position on earth by gazing at the heavens. Merchant marine, using, has distilled years of hands-on experience into an eminently readable guide to buying, adjusting, and repairing sextants.
The Sextant Handbook #ad - All in a thoroughly revised edition of a book acclaimed by navigation professionals. The sextant handbook is dedicated to the premise that electronic navigation devices, while too convenient to disregard, are too vulnerable to rely on exclusively. Used book in Good Condition. The book is designed to make beginner and expert alike conversant with this most beautiful and functional of the navigator's tools.
Here is the indispensable reference that should accompany the instrument aboard.
Weems & Plath Marine Navigation Star Finder 2102-DWeems & Plath 150 #ad - It can also be used by amateur star gazers for general star identification. Special diagrams permit rapid check of hour angle and also provide a means of finding altitude and azimuth of unplotted celestial bodies or identification of unplotted bodies from known altitude and azimut. Used book in Good Condition.
This book is available separately or in combination with the Star Finder 2102-D 150-152 Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition. Basic instructions are included on the back of the plastic protective sleeve, but a complete instruction guide is available in The Star Finder Book 152, written by David Burch.
Weems & Plath Marine Navigation Star Finder 2102-D #ad - International Marine Publishing. The kit contains a durable black vinyl pouch with velcro closure that holds one star base and 10 plastic templates. Weems & plath marine Navigation Star Finder 2102-D. The star finder 2102-d is an invaluable tool for celestial navigators to locate and identify, by altitude and azimuth, the 57 stars listed in air and nautical almanacs.
Davis Instruments Mark 25 Deluxe Sextant Navigation ToolDavis Instruments - Marine 025 #ad - Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition. Full field Beam Converger mirror. Weems & plath marine Navigation Star Finder 2102-D. International Marine Publishing. Led light lights the arc and drum. Includes carrying case and instruction booklet. This model features a see through full field Beam Converger mirror and LED illumination that floods the arc and drum with soft light for reading sights taken in darkness.
The mark 25 sextant was developed with more features than the Mark 15. 3 x 27mm star telescope and 7 sun shades. Used book in Good Condition.
Weems & Plath #176 Marine Navigation Ultralight DividerWeems & Plath 176 #ad - Weems & plath marine Navigation Star Finder 2102-D. 3 x 27mm star telescope and 7 sun shades. They are the best-selling navigation tool in our whole product line, and for good reason. Length: 7 in 17. 78 cm. Lifetime warranty. Used book in Good Condition. Led light lights the arc and drum. Celestial navigation A Complete Home Study Course Second Edition.
Height: 05 in 1. 27 cm. Spare point, knob & lead provided. Both tips can be interchanged with stainless steel points or pencil leads to turn the divider into a compass. International Marine Publishing. Constructed of coated marine alloy to resist corrosion, these durable dividers are fully adjustable and easy to use.
Weems & Plath #176 Marine Navigation Ultralight Divider #ad - Weight: 02 lb. 09 kg. Coated marine alloy & plastic to resist corrosion. Full field Beam Converger mirror. Made in Germany.