Tag: Electronics

EPIRB Update

  Last year I did a quick summary of the EPIRB products then available because I had come to replace my old 121Mhz EPIRB. The…

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Buy Raymarine AIS500 or buy £800 of Raymarine shares?

I applaud Raymarine for having brought this unit out earlier this year, it is good product marketing and market positioning (pun intended:-) But if you…

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Taking the ‘search’ out of Search and Rescue

A bit late in the day I have been researching replacements for my Class B 121.5Mhz EPIRB which will be relegated to the grab bag…

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Code of Practice or Flag of Convenience?

I have long lamented the poor service that boaters whether power or sail get when installing electronics on their vessels. Getting someone that understands a…

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Which bilge pump?

Bilge pumps are like flares… you never need them until you REALLY need them, and when you do, you will wish you had 2 fitted!…

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