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Written by Capt.Bob
Cedar Key, Florida
December 20, 2010
POOR SOUNDINGSI was disapointed in the accuracy of the spot soundings for my area of interest. I know of depths that are not on the … More
•Cons: poor channel updates, poor spot sounding info.
•Recommend? NO OPINION
28 viewers found this helpful.
Written by SAR
October 29, 2009
BLUE CHART CDOK. Not as good as the physical charts, but good enough for my needs. Some awkward depth contour breaks where US & Can … More
74 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Ron
September 1, 2009
GARMIN AMERICAS BLUECHART CD V2008.5Good coverage of area desired. … More
•Cons: downloadable charts should cover a wider area.
78 viewers found this helpful.
Written by John
Halfmoon Bay, BC
August 8, 2009
NOT VERY GOOODVery poor level of detail on the maps. I have Navionics maps on my other GPS and these didn't compare. Overall becau … More
80 viewers found this helpful.
Written by Ross
Crescent Beach, Nova Scotia
July 28, 2009
BEST MARINE MAPPINGmuch better than the paper charts, only have found one green buoy out of place so far. … More
•Pros: i like the computer route planning, but, see below
•Cons: does not transfer between garmin and computer well
83 viewers found this helpful.
Whether you're exploring new coastline or cruising your favorite bay, BlueChart Americas contains the most detailed marine cartography around. These electronic nautical maps give you peace of mind when navigating offshore.
Our version 2008.5 CD-ROM includes coverage for several offshore regions — select one of these regions to view and download charts with this purchase.
Features and Tips
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Americas BlueChart CD v2008.5 features,
along with a few user tips that you may find of help for this particular item.
Version 2008.5 features include:
- New! Now with Bathymetric coverage for the West Coast of the United States
- New! Inland river expansion to cover the Allegheny River
- Updated marine services
- New editions and notices to mariner changes
- Includes Canadian port services; Inland River detail card
- Includes Wavey line data for the Turks and Caicos Islands in addition to data from Explorer Charts for the Bahamas
- Bathymetric data for East Coast and Gulf of Mexico
- Port services including marina names, addresses, telephone, and types of services provided
- Chart-specific information, including chart name, number, scale, revision date, latest Notice to Mariners date
- Trip and waypoint management function lets you transfer waypoints, routes and tracks between your GPS and your PC
- Faithful representation of published official paper charts
- Object-oriented cartography
- Shaded depth contours
- Intertidal zones
- Spot soundings
- Port plans
- Navaids with view range and coverage
- Tides, wrecks, restricted areas and anchorages
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