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    here we go again

    From the SI's: 33.1 A communications check will be conducted via satphone at 1335 each day from 27 December 2021. A selection of boats in the fleet will be called at random and are required to answer. Would be interesting so see the call log! Did all yachts respond?
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    16. Celestial's installed VHF radio was located on the port bulkhead near the mast, with a repeated to the navigation station. The radio was new in 2021. Would be interesting to know what brand of VHF. I have had problems with wireless handsets loosing connection with the base station
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    Has the RC made public a list of the 12 yachts from which there were spurious PLB transmissions? And were they contacted by satphone or vhf? It took upto 25mins to make contact with some yachts, so that time frame is deemed OK....really? Were there any 2 handed yachts among the 12? And what...
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    In the facts found it states that all attempts by IB to contact Cel were on Ch16. 4. At approximately 23.58 the Race Committee contacted Ichi Ban by satellite phone because they were the nearest boat and within 7 to 10 nm from Celestial. The Race Committee requested Ichi Ban contact Celestial...
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    LC satellite AIS position 11mins ago, BJ and SW a bit earlier
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    Blackjack and Scallywag 
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    AIS working fine via satellite on Marinetraffic
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    Titan XII

    Hong Kong
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    2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: The Race Committee has lodged a protest against Wild Oats XI

    https://gcaptain.com/ais-problems-revealed-in-east-china-sea/
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    Reliability B&G vs NKE

    A and T, Lymington, UK http://www.aandtinstruments.com
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    Ockam Instruments, Where are you??

    Not really. Dan left and Dick McCurdy is back trying to make it work. He says the company will re- emerge, but when? My displays have been there four months.
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    Missing yacht from RHKYC

    I spoke to Robin on the friday afternoon and discussed everything mentioned and more. But? RIP fellow yachtsman Amen
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    Panasonic CF07 - MeiWDS with Win 7

    Need to take into account that android does not support adhoc networking. How do you VNC an android device direct to a boat laptop without a router and internet connection?
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