Sailing and Other Nautical Links
This webpage created on 1 September 1999.
Other Nautical Links
Narragansett Bay WebCam
- How to contain annoying PWCs!
- Walmsley Marine - 401-245-9069. Engines, trailers and more.
- Armchair Sailor Seabooks
- Marine Consignment of Wickford
- Newport Nautical Supply
- DataBoat International Limited
- The Trailer Sailor - an online resource for the small boat sailor
- CastleCraft - manufacturer of car-toppable boats, including the Snark, Super Snark and Sunflower.
- RIDEM Shellfish Closure Map of Narragansett Bay - For a daily status update of the conditional areas, call (401)222-2900 or (800)256-6500.
- USS Saratoga Museum Foundation, Inc.
- The Figawi 2000 - the yacht race from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, MA, and back. 27 May to 29 May 2000.
- Mark Rosenstein's Sailing Page - a huge collection of links of nautical interest.
- Historic Lighthouse Preservation Handbook 1997
- NIMA On-line Navigation Publications, USCG Light List
- Cruise Web - an extremely interesting website for cruising and racing sailors alike. Lots of links! But, you do have to deal with those darn GeoCities banners.
- Carl's Sailing Calculator - an interesting interactive webpage to determine various design factors of your sailboat.
- Sailcut CAD Software - freely downloadable Windows software, Sailcut CAD are sail design and plot software packages developed by Robert Lainé. Design and plot your own classical sails, Chinese junk sails and spinnakers.
- Sailrite - an Indiana-based source for sailmaking tools and sail materials. Books on sail design and construction can be found here, also.
- Beacon Fabric and Notions - a Florida-based source of some necessary sailmaking tools and other canvaswork materials.
- NIMA Publications List - USCG Light List - the place to look for obtaining the coordinates and descriptions of the navigational aids throughout the US.
- U.S. Coast Guard Navigation Center - Local Notice to Mariners - keep your charts updated with the USCG's downloadable updates.
- Voyage of the Viking knarr Snorri