Originally Posted by jwalker
Stuart, how do you do that?
We have quite a few technophiles over here in the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland. We also have some german members who holiday regularlt on the Shannon.
The lads got some base cartography from Ord Survey over here. They mixed this with some software for Garmin , logged all of the marker buoys etc on the lakes and hey presto a Shannon Electronic chart chip that works in Garmin plotters. This is all being done on a non commercial / fun basis.
Have a look at a site that one of the lads set up www.shannoncharts.com
I'm not directlt involved myself but I'm sure that Dave McCabe who set it up would be more than happy to chat with you. Feel free to mention my name when emailing him.