Re: Remove (trilens) radar reflector from mast?
Originally Posted by MastUndSchotbruch
I don't know which study you are referring to. Practical Sailor found that the medium and large trilens is far superior to the Davis. See http://www.tri-lens.com/practical_sailor.txt
for a copy of the 2001 report. Quotes:
"The Tri-Lens easily out performed all other reflectors in the 1995 test."
"It costs more than the Davis Echomaster, but out performs it. If you're in the market for a passive radar reflector, we recommend the Tri-Lens."
Better doesn't mean effective....sorry.
Practical sailor did not take into account HOW shipping uses radar only how they performed relative to each other.
Last edited by ParadiseParrot; 09-02-2012 at 10:08 PM.