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post #26 of Old 03-15-2013
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Re: EPIRB or PLB for coastal cruising

Holy cow! I've been looking at some of the different PLB's and they're almost a disposable product with the cost of a five year battery replacement. Looks like ACR is following the Volvo business model. Sell the product cheap, then ding 'em later for the parts/service.

Ray
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