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Considerations for marine lightning protection - survey results

By Sue Richards last modified Jul 12, 2013 12:29 PM

Published: 2013-07-11 23:00:00
Topics: Weather , Equipment , Safety and Medical
Countries: Panama

Considerations for marine lightning protection - survey results

Panama © Marie Dufour

This survey, undertaken by Marie Dufour of MY Domino and published July 2013, gathered information about lightening strikes from a number of cruisers on the CRUISERS NETWORK ONLINE.

Marie told noonsite, "Our year in Panama, one of the most violent lightning zones in the world, has been a huge eye opener.  We have met over 12 yachts struck by lightning... Yet, only ONE of them changed his attitude and did something to protect his boat and electronics... amazing!!!

See the results of the survey part 1 at http://dominocatamaran.blogspot.com/2013/07/lightning-survey-results.html.

And part 2 at http://dominocatamaran.blogspot.com.es/2013/07/considerations-for-lightning-protection.html.

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