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Written by Phillip Gutowski on
Most sailors are familiar with the man overboard recovery systems which tend to live in a yellow or white vinyl bag hanging from their pushpit. Beneath the often weathered flap one should find a soft horseshoe buoy and a length of line which is deployed in an effort to secure the MOB and hoist him back on board. Switlik offers and improvement on this old design by reducing its size and increasing its performance with an inflatable sling, offering almost double the buoyancy of other similar devices. LIFESLING overboard rescue system. The SWITLIK CORD has an inflatable ring which provides more...
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