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PLB or HX870 VHF with GPS and DSC Lake Michigan

I'm going to be sailing on Lake Michigan solo this summer and considering getting a PLB like the AquaLink™ View PLB Model Number: PLB-350C / Part Number 2884 (is the extra money for the screen worth it? what does it allow you to do the other w/out screen doesnt?)

or would I be "ok" with just a HX870 with GPS and DSC?

I'm sure no one would say just get the one if you could get both but just want to hear some thoughts.



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