VRTool is a route planner for sailors.
VRTool calculators combine the following data:
- GPS position ( or DR position )
- Polar chart, customized for your boat.
- Wind forecasts ( from NOAA GFS ).
- GSHHS world maps ( 3 resolutions )
Real time sailing monitor shows the polar point, TWA, sail efficiency, best course, great circle distance and course to destination. Also logs boat positions, saving boat parameters periodically.
Charting tools include: measure tool, route and track design, fixed wind angle tracks, marks, geodesic circles.
Weather routing calculation up to 144h, with land collision detection. This determines the fastest route to destination, considering the wind forecasts and performance of the boat.
Interactive Polar Chart Editor, for customizing your boat polar charts.
VRTool can be configured to act as a NMEA talker, broadcasting GPS messages to other software connected to the boat local network ( including VRTool desktop edition)
- Fixed missing splash screen ( for 1 resolution)
- New chart and wind controls
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.