6 August 2019
My friends Christiane and Jochen Lührs are the proud owners of a superb classic ketch German building, Socorro, with which they regularly cross the west European coasts. Entirely made of solid wood 1951, they maintain her with meticulous care, after … Continue reading
1 August 2014
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Our North Atlantic tour ends, We leave Menorca (superb) for Toulon tomorrow morning.
Iridium + Iridium Mail + Weather4D PRO have super well work, routing allowed us to perform a super transat return course (never less … Continue reading
25 June, 2014
The 14 March 2011 I had announce the opening of an e-commerce website focused in accessories, mounts and connexion devices dedicated to iPhone and iPad for marine navigation : iPadNav.fr. Since then, its founder and I have maintained close … Continue reading
17 September 2013
I've already written the greatest good that I think sealed boxes Andres Industries iPad Case (¹). It remains for me the top of the protection in all weather conditions, at sea and ashore. Bulky and fairly … Continue reading
27 May 2013
This time, it came up ! The new waterproof case for iPad Mini by Andres Industries, to whom we owe the famous iPad Case, is finally available.
Smaller, lighter, more discreet, but equally robust, the evening … Continue reading
2 december 2012
In a note from 19 March 2011 I mentioned the announcement of an iPad waterproof case by the young company LifeProof. It took a year and a half to see the outcome of this case. Understand that the rapid succession of models … Continue reading
13 April 2011
I presented in the first article on the coverage tailored to the boat waterproof housing Andres Industries (*). This manufacturer has responded quickly to comments and criticisms of its product. He was kind enough to send me to … Continue reading
19 March 2011
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IPad is not watertight, we know. Apple has not designed for that purpose, one suspects. The creative genius of Steve Jobs certainly not to imagine that the sailors would use its tablet as positioner / drive … Continue reading
14 March 2011
This is an excellent initiative that we owe to Dominique Gauthier : iPadNav.fr is a brand new e-commerce site dedicated to accessories mainly French iPad (and iPhone) useful for maritime use of these devices.
Rather than searching on the planet … Continue reading
16 rd 2011
In my first article on the iPad used as player-plotter, I mentioned two or three essential accessories to handle on board. The mounting remained unresolved, few products was then available.
On board a boat, … Continue reading