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by tjaffey
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Tools for journey planning?
Replies: 7
Views: 371

Tools for journey planning?

What tools do you use for journey planning, itineraries and float plans? Every time I want to go kayaking for the day, I seem to do a bunch of research. The night before, I look at the weather forecast across multiple web sites. I try to find data for the tides, wind, rain and sunset. I consider the...
by tjaffey
Sat Jul 25, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: VHF Radio Check from hired (no-name) kayak
Replies: 7
Views: 599

VHF Radio Check from hired (no-name) kayak

I recently got my VHF SRC and my first radio. I'd like to test it out at sea, but don't yet have my own kayak.
I can rent a kayak on the local beach, but none of them are named.

How should I identify myself when asking for a radio check?