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Old 02 May 2005, 08:50   #1
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NASA ais

Obviously not a true replacement for radar but would it be a good idea to fit ais and is the NASA untit any good???

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Old 02 May 2005, 10:20   #2
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contacted them to see if I could run a magazine test on one. In answer to the question of waterproofness the reply was that they are not waterproof and as far as the guy at NASA was concerned ribs were the wettest boats known to man! However the idea does seem good if someone can find a waterproof one. It would be nice in fog to see where the big boys were in relation to your position.
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