DKW Southwest Germany
The DKW Southwest Germany is developed for sailors, motorboaters and commercial use within Central Europe. DKW Southwest Germany is available as download.


Chart specifications
This hybrid chartset consist of, a.o.

  • 1 Overview chart (scale 1:72.000, 20m/pixel)
  • 23 Detailed charts for orientation and route planning (scale 1:7.200, 2m/pixel). 
  • Waypoint database with 7.979 waypoints for a.o. buoys, marinas, moorings, diesel filling stations, water camp sites and VHF channels. Also included are waterway signs and VIN berths for commercial use. Waypoint groups can be plotted on the charts individually.

Chart coverage
Included in this set are, a.o.

  • The Rhine between Karlsruhe and Keulen (km. 354 -697)
  • The Moezel from Koblenz to Schengen (km 0 - 242)
  • The Saar from Konz past the French border at Saarbrücken (km 0 - 104)
  • The Sure until Echternach (Luxemburg)
  • The Lahn from Steeden until Lahnstein am Rhein (km 70 – 137) 
  • 384 km Main from Mainz am Rhein until the Main-Donau-Kanal at Bamberg.
  • The sailable parts of the Neckar from Mannheim until Wernau (km 0 - 203)


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About the source material
With the use of additional resources and the processing of comments and suggestions of many sailors, the DKW Southwest Germany is updated annually. The base chart is based upon, where available, the official inland ENC charts.

System requirements:
PC/Laptop: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 or 10 with DirectX 9 Videocard (or higher).
Tablet: Android operating system, minimal 2Gb RAM.

This chart can be used in the free WinGPS 5 Lite for Windows and can be installed on your WinGPS Marine app for Android. For precise route planning with a rotating map and AIS we advise using WinGPS 5 Pro or WinGPS Marine (paid version).