A magnetic compass may be old technology, but it's still an essential navigational tool.
Get back to basics by learning how to navigate using a few simple tools and some common sense.
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Navigating Opening Bridges
Getting through a drawbridge safely requires good communication, knowledge of the bridge features, and a little courtesy.
Almost Dead Right?
Knowledge of the rules of the road is critical. But so is common sense, opines this member, who's also a professional mariner.