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Re: hand held radio for man overboard

Originally Posted by Siamese View Post
I just carry a remote for the auto-pilot.
Curious what the range is for that. In doing MOB drills, the boat really moves away from the MOB quickly. FWIW, when alone I wear an inflatable PFD AND a belt-pak inflatable PFD just in case. On the belt is a pouch with the submersible VHF as well as handheld aerial flares and a whistle. Even with all that, the most important thing is to stay on the boat at all costs.

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