This new mesh sleeve was created in response to requests from singlehanders who asked for means to keep the Recovery Ladder ready to use and tidy on deck.
USCG Auxiliary Directive to local vessel examiners on Sirius Signal C-1001 visual distress signal.
…Vessel Examiners should be aware of the capabilities and approvals of the SIRIUS SOS C-1001 electronic distress light…(continues)
After racing thousands of offshore miles and likely more than a thousand races on the Columbia River, Mexico, Canada, Hawaii, Bora Bora and in Puget Sound over 30+ years, I fell off a boat for the first time. Why? How? Who cares? Here are the lessons I learned:
- It happens in an instant no matter how experienced you are.
- Read more…
Reelsling is a man overboard recovery device for everyday boaters. It helps you draw an MOB back alongside a boat, then lift him back onboard. It is best suited to retrieve a fully conscious, uninjured crew day or night. It has abundant SOLAS light–reflective tape around its perimeter to enhance findability by searchlight. It has a whistle for signaling. Soft, comfy foam –filled buoy provides positive flotation and doubles as a lifting harness to help you get your crew aboard.
- Day / night visibility
- Fast deployment
- 21 pounds buoyancy
- SOLAS light reflective tape
- Sturdy grab handle
- Stainless steel D–rings
- ISO 12402 quality
- Use as lifting harness
- Has whistle
- 160′ floating rescue line absorbs no water
- Light reflective strand in rescue line