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Boating Safety

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  • Type 1 life vest. Stow away in non locking compartment
  • Type II Mustang Hydrostatic (HIT). 38lbs of buoyancy (5 years no maintenance)(Best)
  • Type II Mustang Hydrostatic Elite 28. 28lbs of buoyancy (Better)
  • Type II Mustang Auto Inflatable. 28lbs of buoyancy. Note purchase Re-Arm Kit. (Good)
  • Instruction in how to use life jackets should an event occur.
  • Throw cushion/ring. Ring is best
  • Mustang Survival 75′ Water Throw Bag
  • Fire Extinguisher. 2, if vessels is 26′ or longer.
  • First Aid Kit
  • Dry Box to include
  • Flare Gun
  • Smoke Flares
  • Mirror
  • Compass
  • Aluminum Arm
  • Boat Bumpers with pre tied lines (min 2)
  • Dock Lines, pre looped (min 2)
  • Latex/Rubber Gloves
  • Knives
  • hearing protection
  • Tow Line
  • Dry Bag
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun Block
  • Local on the water tow service information: Astoria, OR Coastal Tow (503) 861-0814

*Note: This is a list of suggested items. Modify it to fit your needs.