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Re: You are NOT "FISHING"

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Originally Posted by SlowButSteady View Post
That's a shape already in use:

Rule 26c: "when there is outlying gear extending more than 150 meters horizontally from the vessel, an all-round white light or a cone apex upwards in the direction of the gear"

Maybe they should be required to have a "buddy boat" along side with a huge neon sign that has an arrow pointing to the "clueless boat" and says "I'm with stupid"?
Sorry got ahead of myself there.

The cone needs label and a colour other than black.



SBS reminded me that the USCG site has pictures for those of us who are visual learners.



http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=nr_26ciii
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Last edited by jackdale; 05-01-2013 at 04:55 PM.
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