The Sailing Adventures of Lea Scotia

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We’ll be livin’ the High Life this summer!

Posted on: Friday, April 20th, 2012 in: Uncategorized

Look Ma, no locks, or bridges!  We have reserved a slip at the upscale Elliott Bay Marina for the 2012 Spring / Summer season!  We’ve spent seasons here before and really enjoyed the location and amenities – hopefully we’ll get out sailing on the Sound most weekends!  We may even try sailing the casual Thursday […]

Fair Weather Sailors

Posted on: Friday, March 16th, 2012 in: Uncategorized

I hate to say it but I’m afraid I’m becoming a fair weather sailor.  With Lea Scotia tucked away up in Kenmore on the north end of Lake Washington it’s hard to get motivated to get out for a sail.   I’ve ensured the heater is working and I’ve done some little nav station wiring […]

Vector vs. Raster Charts

Posted on: Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 in: Uncategorized

Below is an illustration of the difference between Vector and Raster charts – I simply captured a screen shot using Nobeltec’s Max Pro software showing both types of charts on the same screen.  Incidentally, the little green triangle has been my home until I get Lea Scotia loaded up on the ship next weekend.