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post #28 of Old 03-07-2013
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Re: Affordable GPS-EPIRB w/10 Year Battery Life

The battery change would be a big issue I suppose.

I was thinking that a comparison might be to Spinlock vests. Lots of racers / sailors wear by them but they are not approved in either the US or Canada.

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