Monthly Archives: August 2010
FLIR From the folks at MadMariner Integrating FLIR with your other navigation systems is a great idea, one that extends beyond mere navigation assistance or security measures. Listen to the podcast here for more information.The FirstMate, an excellent choice for handheld and portable efficiency.Don’t let darkness drive you off the water: cruise with Navigator II.
Today’s post is from the good folks at ITSTactical. Because many cruisers use padlocks to secure various items, I felt this was a great article. It also shows that sometimes the most expensive is not the best item to buy.Here’s the link to the padlock article.
A great resource for the traveler in todays world. If there is one book the savvy traveler should read, I believe this is it. Check out their website at Escape The Wolf.
From Dockwalk In keeping with the philosophy that security is not just guns and testosterone, here’s an article on the ‘Perfect’ Ditch bag. As always, everyone has an opinion on what goes into it – I would include a powerful hand-held flashlight (torch to my Aussie and Brit friends).
From Expat Daily News – a short note about travel safety for ladies, applicable to men, too. Great tips, and especially applicable for those going off to college soon. I have also posted this on my personal security website