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Re: most visible board color?

Postby revhed » Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:07 pm

Hunter Orange
Signal Yellow
Even better day glo!
There is a reason why these names were choose!
I personally know of 4 KBHFs lost at sea, even searched with boat some time later, none were painted with colors above....

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Re: most visible board color?

Postby tegirinenashi » Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:24 pm

When it gets dark your color vision goes south, and everything becomes gray. Your board better be equipped with strobe light.

Also, if only 20% of the board painted red, then it is 5 times less effective.

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Re: most visible board color?

Postby TomW » Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:37 pm

I've been making mine orange. My favourite color.

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Re: most visible board color?

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