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post #20 of Old 02-13-2007
Larus Marinus
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Originally Posted by Freesail99
If you were in the shipping lanes, the dsc feature would allow you to set off an alarm on the bridge of a ship coming at you. I nice feature if you couldn't raise them on the vhf. It would get there attention.
Snag is the DSC bleats in every ship in response to an all-ships call. There are reports of this becoming very irritating.
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