tomtripp

About: Tom Tripp

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Tom is the publisher of www.OceanLines.biz, a website about passagemaking boats and information. He is also a contributor to Chesapeake Bay Magazine who has been at sea aboard everything from a 17-foot homemade wooden fishing boat to a 1,000-foot-long, 96,000-ton, nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.

Recent Posts by Tom Tripp

A Whole Lotta Nordic Tugs To Look At
Posted on June 15, 2010.
Northeast boaters have several opportunities this summer to check out Nordic Tugs, beginning this weekend with a "Tug Fest" at Wilde Yacht Sales in CT.
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Newport Bermuda Race Nears Start
Posted on June 14, 2010.
The 47th edition of the Newport to Bermuda race is now three days away from its June 18 start in Newport, Rhode Island. Follow with the iTrack service.
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Review: Fugawi Marine ENC Navigation Software
Posted on June 8, 2010.
During a recent offshore delivery of a new Krogen 58′, I had the opportunity to check out Northport System Inc.’s Fugawi Marine ENC charting and navigation software. It loaded painlessly ...
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A Nordhavn 55 Delivery to South New Zealand
Posted on June 4, 2010.
Nordhavn Australasia sales manager Peter Devers wrote recently on the Nordhavn website about a delivery he made of a new Nordhavn 55 to Picton [...]
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Comark Offers New All In One Pilothouse Computer
Posted on June 2, 2010.
 Comark Corporation announced that it has developed a new pilothouse computer with integrated 19″ display. The Comark Pilothouse Computer features Intel Core Two Duo processor options, conformal coatings for corrosion ...
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Furuno Announces NavNet 3D Rebates And Freebates
Posted on May 28, 2010.
Buy a new Furuno NavNet 3D display, like the 8.4″, 12.1″, or Black Box Multi Function Display and get a $200 rebate. If you’re buying a NavNet 3D system, you ...
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Jeppesen Announces C-MAP Charts for Furuno NavNet 3D
Posted on May 28, 2010.
Jeppesen said today that selected C-MAP by Jeppesen MapMedia charts are available for the Furuno NavNet 3D chartplotters. The charts come pre-installed on U.S.-based, newly purchased NavNet 3D units and ...
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Are You Prepared for a Bad Hurricane Season?
Posted on May 27, 2010.
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center this week said the hurricane outlook for the Atlantic Basin this year is for an “active to extremely active” season.  While it’s always important to be ...
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Sea Fare May — Victoria Allman in the Galley
Posted on May 26, 2010.
Editor’s Note — Victoria Allman is the chef aboard a 143-foot megayacht and the author of the recently released “Sea Fare:  A Chef’s Journey Across the Ocean.”  This is the ...
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Big Discounts on Grand Banks Aleutians
Posted on May 21, 2010.
Boatworks Yacht Sales, with two Connecticut locations and one in Jamestown, Rhode Island, is offering "serious" discounts on several Grand Banks models. The discounts include both factory and dealer concessions ...
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