chart table

chart table

[′chärt ‚tā·bəl]
(engineering)
A flat surface on which charts are spread out, particularly one without storage space below the plotting surface, as in aircraft and VPR (virtual PPI reflectoscope) equipment.
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e chart table is constructed from maple with an inlaid compass rose on the slope and feather banding around the sides and drawer-fronts of English walnut.
Navtor declared the launch of NavStation, a Digital Chart Table that collects information from numerous sources and shows it on a single screen to assist aid navigation.
Mr Brown said: "We stashed the ticket in the locker under the chart table on board and figured it would be safe there for the journey back - there aren't many pirates in the North Sea.
Richard added: "We stashed the ticket in the locker under the chart table and figured it'd be safe for the journey back - there aren't many pirates in the North Sea.
Opposite to starboard a full sized forward facing chart table overlooks longitudinal bench seats, with the table offset near the keel stepped mast leaving a passageway for transferring sails.
Friends of Mr MacLean said he told them he had been reading charts and moving between the wheel and the chart table when the incident took place.
The Takapau Community Health Chart table Trust wanted an independent review of the rural health centre services to show how they evolved to address local health care needs.
In a departure from Bavaria's conventional floorplan, the chart table is hinged on the bulkhead facing forward into the saloon by the starboard settee.
Ms McGarrity, 25, has also told an industrial tribunal he moved her while she was at the chart table at night by putting his hands on her hips.
Down the companionway to port is a chart table area large enough to display all the modern technologies available in electronic navigation equipment, while still allowing paper charts to be opened for a second opinion.
The chart table is overlooked by two technical consoles--navigation instruments (automatic pilot, GPS-radar screen, etc), electrical switch panels and the resource indicators (water, fuel, generator etc).
It is anticipated that WECDIS will also replace existing electro-mechanical chart tables in a significant number of Royal Navy and Royal Fleet Auxiliary ships and submarines.