If you’re on the water for extended periods, the Fast Find 220 Satellite Personal Locator Beacon might be a smart investment. It’s a 406 MHz beacon with GPS that allows a reported positional accuracy to within approximately 2 feet. Just over 4 inches long, the 220 has retro-reflective detailing for improved visibility in low light, a six-year battery life, and a floating pouch.
When you’re a boat designer, you deal with all kinds of people, from hard-charging CEOs to dreamers. But they all must follow the laws of physics. Our Sightlines columnist Michael Peters lays down the law.
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