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Product Safety Recall - Garmin BlueChart g2 and g2 Vision v2009 (05 Jun 2009)

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Garmin Ltd. the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that the company is conducting a voluntary product safety recall ... (Read more)

Revised Seago Lifejacket Recall (04 Jun 2008)

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SEAGO have released a revised warning about some of their lifejackets. We have become aware that some Seago 150 and ... (Read more)

An Ingenious Emergency Steering System Is Now Available (13 Dec 2007)

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Possibly the worst emergency that can befall a sailing yacht at sea is the loss of its steering. In recent ... (Read more)

Help With Making Water Catcher (13 Jul 2007)

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I want to make a water catcher incorporated in the shade awning (fitted onto sail track) on the boom. Does ... (Read more)

Oyster Yacht sank and five crew rescued after ‘incident that compromised hull integrity’ (14 Aug 2015)

Oyster Yacht sank and five crew rescued after ‘incident that compromised hull integrity’

Read full story at http://www.yachtingworld.com/ An Oyster yacht that sank off the coast of Spain in July may have foundered ... (Read more)

Thailand: AIS transponders mandatory on all foreign craft in Phuket waters, effective October 1 (13 Nov 2014)

Thailand: AIS transponders mandatory on all foreign craft in Phuket waters, effective October 1

With extracts from reports by the Phuket Gazette. Whilst not having AIS can result in a 6 month jail term, ... (Read more)

Crewsaver 290N Lifejackets recalled (29 Nov 2012)

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Survitec has issued a recall for its Crewsaver Crewfit 290N Advanced Lifejackets manufactured from 1st June 2011 to 31st October ... (Read more)

USA: EPA enforcing compliance on yachts imported into the USA (22 Jun 2017)

USA: EPA enforcing compliance on yachts imported into the USA

A number of yacht importers have reported heavier enforcement of the Clean Air Act that mandates all internal combustion engines ... (Read more)

UK & Med: Imray Digital Charts now available on Raymarine chartplotters (05 Jul 2016)

UK & Med: Imray Digital Charts now available on Raymarine chartplotters

Updated quarterly, Imray Digital Charts use raster images.  This means that they correspond exactly to the equivalent Imray paper charts.  ... (Read more)

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