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A Radar Reflector for Your Grab Bag

We all go to sea with a grab bag in the hopes that we will never have to use it, but if the worst ever happens, a radar reflector will locate our position to passing vessels, especially at night or … Continue reading

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McMurdo Fast Find 220 Personal Locator Beacon

The Fast Find 220 is a powerful distress beacon, which provides a direct method of alerting the search and rescue authorities where no other forms of communication are available, using the 406 MHz search and rescue satellite communication system, COSPAS … Continue reading

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Virtual AIS Beacon

The new and innovative Virtual AIS Beacon™ addresses the need to make hazards at sea visible when costly physical infrastructure is not appropriate or is impossible to deploy. The producer, Vesper Marine, already has a range of AIS products and … Continue reading

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Kannad Marine SafeLink R10 Survivor Recovery System

Overall Winner of the 2012 Pittman Innovation Awards. West Marine 2012 Top 6 Product. The Kannad Marine SafeLink R10 SRS (Survivor Recovery System) is worn on a lifejacket and activated by sliding off the safety tab and lifting an arming … Continue reading

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Autotether Prevents Runaway Boats and Notifies Operators of Overboard Passengers

For ultimate safety when something goes wrong, this product will help you keep everyone and your boat nearby. Inside the Autotether™ sensor is a transmitter that sends radio waves to a receiver connected to your boat engine’s kill switch. Should … Continue reading

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Safety Turtle Wireless Alarm

For those of us who have a passion for cruising, whether it be across the oceans or on our local shores, it is inherent that we want to share that passion with our children, grandchildren…even our pets. And while the … Continue reading

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