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FAQs: FAA Life Raft Service Interval

by Danielle Connelly on 21. Jan, 2020

Purchasing a life raft?  Here are the common questions about servicing we get  during the evaluation of a life raft.What is the service interval or TBO of my life raft?
Check with the manufacturer of your life raft, today, the most common service interval is every 3 years although some manufacturers require an annual inspection.

Storing your MOM 8-S

by Danielle Connelly on 13. Nov, 2019

Proper storage of your MOM 8-S is very important and allows you to get season after season of protection. When not in use, we recommend that you store the device in a climate-controlled environment and not leave it outside. The MOM 8-S should be stored in a clean and dry environment out of direct sunlight. The ideal storage temperature is between 60º F - 70º F with no more than 50% humidity.

Winter Prep List: Closing down the boat for the season

by Danielle Connelly on 15. Oct, 2019

Over here in the Northeast, the days are getting shorter, colder and marked with the changing color of the leaves.  It’s officially fall and the days left in this year’s boating season are numbered. That means, unfortunately, it’s time to start thinking winterizing your boat. With a winter prep checklist to get you prepared, you can tackle winterization in a weekend.

Flying over water-how do you prepare?

by Danielle Connelly on 17. Sep, 2019

Flights across the pond can be daunting, dropping to the bottom of the bucket list. But what about taking a shortcut across the Great Lakes, or flying from the East Coast to the nearby Bahamas? Those trips are very manageable when planned and prepared in advance.  

Do you have a safety checklist?

by Danielle Connelly on 12. Sep, 2019

Checklists are tools that are used to ensure consistency and completeness in carrying out a duty. Checklists are used in almost every job and helps the user do things more efficiently and potentially avoid costly mistakes.

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