Personal EPIRBS

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Personal EPIRBS

Postby kenzie101 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 8:29 am

Hi all,

A quick query on any recommendations for personal epirb.

My oldest son is a mad snowboarder and bushlander. Gets off the beaten track at times and an epirb would give us all piece of mind.

He does the right things and leaves contact and destination details with parks etc when he is out and is mostly with a mate or two.

Still things can and do happen.

Any thoughts or suggestions are much appreciated.

Good fishing,
Mark.



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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby 4liters » Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:13 am

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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby nmgar » Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:12 pm

4liters wrote:https://www.fishingtackleshop.com.au/products/plb-personal-locator-beacon-gps-kti-plb.html


That's the one I bought; happily I haven't needed to use it but it is a good size and light. I don't really notice it around my neck using the lanyard.
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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby ratbag » Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:23 pm

I’m looking at one these for my fishing trips in the hills.

http://www.chsmith.com.au/Products/Safety-Alert-SA2G-PLB-with-GPS.html

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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby smile0784 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:35 pm

Buy 1 for peice of mind

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Postby davek » Sat Dec 02, 2017 4:17 pm

4liters wrote:https://www.fishingtackleshop.com.au/products/plb-personal-locator-beacon-gps-kti-plb.html


My missus doesn't know it yet but she just bought me one for xmas, :-D :super: cheers davo
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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby Boonanza » Sat Dec 02, 2017 4:29 pm

davek wrote:
4liters wrote:https://www.fishingtackleshop.com.au/products/plb-personal-locator-beacon-gps-kti-plb.html


My missus doesn't know it yet but she just bought me one for xmas, :-D :super: cheers davo


That's a bloody generous wife you have there Davo ;-)
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Postby davek » Sat Dec 02, 2017 4:32 pm

Boonanza wrote:
davek wrote:
4liters wrote:https://www.fishingtackleshop.com.au/products/plb-personal-locator-beacon-gps-kti-plb.html


My missus doesn't know it yet but she just bought me one for xmas, :-D :super: cheers davo


That's a bloody generous wife you have there Davo ;-)


Actually Boony I sometimes think she'd rather I got lost :rofl: cheers davo
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Postby Blue » Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:09 pm

Very funny you two, enjoyed that.
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Re: Personal EPIRBS

Postby smile0784 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:39 pm

davek wrote:
Boonanza wrote:
davek wrote:
4liters wrote:https://www.fishingtackleshop.com.au/products/plb-personal-locator-beacon-gps-kti-plb.html


My missus doesn't know it yet but she just bought me one for xmas, :-D :super: cheers davo


That's a bloody generous wife you have there Davo ;-)


Actually Boony I sometimes think she'd rather I got lost :rofl: cheers davo


lol
i would think my wife would want me to get lost too then she complain i wasnt home to change babys nappy's



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