WE TEST THE LAT­EST MAN OVER­BOARD DE­VICES OVER A LONG SEA­SON BOTH IN DAY­LIGHT AND DARK­NESS

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Man over­board!” – it’s the call that ev­ery sailor dreads. As the cry goes up we fum­ble into a life­jacket and scram­ble on deck in a mix­ture of blind panic and gut wrench­ing adren­a­line. Most of us can barely imag­ine how it must feel to ar­rive dis­ori­ented in the cock­pit with only a few pre­cious min­utes to save some­one’s life. But amid the chaos there are two things that will dra­mat­i­cally im­prove your chances of safely re­triev­ing a MOB: know­ing where they are; and hav­ing the right equip­ment to bring them back on board.

How we tested the de­vices

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