MARITIME TRAINER- AUSTRALIAN SCENERY
This software is directed at Volunteer Marine Rescue Crew training. The Australian Scenery pack (not a Stentec product) requires Stentec’s Motorboat Simulator v1 Software, separately available from Stentec.com, To enter this Splash Marine Trainer software is to agree to the End Users Licence Agreement.
Read the EULA.
Hardware Requirements - Windows 95, 98, XP, Vista, 7, 8 or 10. Pentium III 350Mhz, 64MB RAM, 175MB HD. DirectX 7.0A (or higher) compatible 3D video card.
MB Simulator sceneries
Port by Ranger
Port coast by Ranger
Sydney coast by Ranger
Navigational practice exercises that make use of embedded targets in the above sceneries.
MRU & SAR exercises
Staged job cards for volunteer marine rescue crew practical training, mirrored in the simulator.
North Coastal Orientation
Requires Powerpoint. Follow link
INSTALLING THE SCENERIES
After installing/downloading Stentec’s Motorboat Simulator v1.2 Software run the upgrades offered and download Scenery Manager Utility from www.stentec.com. To install these additional sceneries to Stentec’s basic complement, run the Scenery Manager Utility and select the scenery packages from your Download Folder. The default folder to load new sceneries to is C/Program Files/Stentec/Motorboat Simulator 1/Sceneries
Update download file mbs1206update exe. Link to update file.
The default Dutch flag can be replaced by the Aussie flag by copying and pasting the new file Flag into:
C/Program Files/Stentec/Motorboat Simulator 1/Boats/boat’s name.
Similarly other boat liveries can be customised by altering the Bitmap dependency files, while maintaining the same name.
The default curret direction can be changed by the instructions.
Splash Maritime Trainers use an internet browser and pdf reader (Adobe reader). Some links are to Microsoft Word and Powerpoint files.
ERROR MESSAGE USING VISTA ON MBS DOWNLOAD LAUNCH:
Users will find that the new versions of Windows is missing the direct X file
d3drm.dll . This causes an error message when installing their Motorboat Simulator v1.2. Clicking on d3drm.dll will link to this file, that should then be copied and pasted in the folder addressed as C:/WINDOWS/system 32. Legacy settings for previous Windows versions for compatability may need to be applied.
Scenery Manager Utility is found from the Motorboat Simulator 1.2 Software from Stentec or here.