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The club has the following items of kit available for free loan to members:

1.    Over-Water Kit

The kit includes the instructions set out below.

Contents --

1 x Personal Locator Beacon (McMurdo 210)
2 x Life jackets (Aerosafe)
1 x Kit documentation folder, containing --

  • Kit Usage Instructions
  • Personal Locator Beacon Instructions
  • Life Jacket Owners Manual
  • CAA Safety Sense Ditching leaflet   
  • Kit Maintenance Record
Over-water kit: click for larger image

IMPORTANT NOTE:

DO NOT CARRY OUT BATTERY OR GPS TESTING ON THE PLB. AN ANNUAL TEST WILL BE CARRIED OUT AND RECORDED IN THE KIT MAINTENANCE LOG ONCE A YEAR BY A NOMINATED CLUB MEMBER.  THIS IS BECAUSE THE EXPIRY DATE OF THE PLB BATTERY (APRIL 2015) CANNOT BE ACHIEVED IF THE MAXIMUM OF ALLOWED PLB BATTERY AND GPS TESTS OVER A 5 YEAR PERIOD IS EXCEEDED.

A page of handy 'know how' compiled by the Club re crossing the Channel can be found here.


2.    Marquee

Normally used for the annual Fly In and BBQ but you're welcome to use it at other times.
Marquee


3.    Warpdrive Propeller Pitch Protractor

See Tom Brearley for loan. Best used at the tip of the prop blade for maximum accuracy and repeatability on Warp Drive or other propellers.
Click for full size image

Booking Out / In

To book any of these items OUT and advise of their return IN please contact the Secretary or the Eqipment Officer. Please do not take the assets without contacting one of them as this will lead to a let down for other members booking them. Equally please contact them if due to unforeseen circumstances return of assets is delayed!

 

 

 

Devon & Somerset Microlight Club
Club: dandsmc@devonandsomersetmc.co.uk
Flying School: enquiry@somerset-microlights.com