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HOW TO TEST YOUR KTI PLB

Posted by SkippersMate.com.au | Just Ask on 27th Apr 2019

Here we will demonstrate how to test your KTi Personal Locator Beacon purchased from SkippersMate Australia or New Zealand. The video will show how it is possible to perform the one hand action.  … Read More

HOW TO ACTIVATE YOUR KTI PLB

Posted by SkippersMate.com.au | Just Ask on 27th Apr 2019

Here we will demonstrate how to activate your KTi Personal Locator Beacon purchased from SkippersMate Australia or New Zealand. The video will show how it is possible to perform the action with one ha … Read More

MAYDAY MAYDAY MAYDAY - IMMINENT DANGER

Posted by SkippersMate.com.au | Just Ask on 26th Apr 2019

Hopefully, you will never have to make a call which starts with these three repeated words but it’s a call that every boatie should know how to make and rehearse regularly so you are prepared for any … Read More

WHO IS AN INVIGILATOR?

Posted by SkippersMate.com.au on 14th Jan 2017

Invigilators - Marine Radio Operators CertificatesAn invigilator is a person who supervisors Marine Radio Operators examinations.What is the role of the Invigilator?The role of the invigilator is to e … Read More

HEAD-BANGING MORNING TALK

Posted by Peter Hackett on 9th Dec 2016

I recently spent a head-banging morning talking to a New Zealand resident who had purchased an ACR, Australian-coded PLB from my store.He initially contacted me by email saying that he was unable to r … Read More