Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Tom_Doe, VnJ, Tony Funes, outdoorlife1984, jimtutt
106384 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 86942
hopalong 78792
Pilothawk 75582
JDavis7873® 67385
John175 ® 65743
FattyMcButterpants 60793
Derek 🐝 58883
Tritonman 57723
LoneStarSon® 53716
SkeeterRonnie 53104
facebook
Forum Stats
106384 Members
61 Forums
862141 Topics
12253486 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12416391 - 09/06/17 12:08 PM LED Navigation Lights That Make You Legal
TexBbq Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 01/11/12
Posts: 3169
Loc: Little Elm, TX
Red and green navigation lights that are not led strip lights. These lights are so easy to install it's amazing. $24 shipped to your door. PayPal and credit cards accepted. Lifetime warranty and free shipping!
Thanks, Mike 214-927-9546


_________________________
Marine Electronics, Trolling Motors And LED Lights Installed.
214-927-9546

Tricked Out Marine www.trickedoutmarine.com
E2 Baits www.e2baits.com
River2Sea www.river2seausa.com
Temple Fork Rods www.tforods.com

Top
#12416447 - 09/06/17 12:47 PM Re: LED Navigation Lights That Make You Legal [Re: TexBbq]
Capt Craig Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/25/09
Posts: 1427
Loc: Richland-Chambers
I have a question.

Since sidelights are red (port) and green (starboard) and required to shine from dead ahead to 112.5° aft on either side, how do your lights meet this requirement? Have your lights been approved by the USCG?

Navigation lights have to be “approved”. Some manufacturers are selling navigation lights that don’t meet regulations. These lights are typically cheaper, but do not provide the proper color quality, brightness or cut-off angles that boaters rely on to avoid collision. So how do you know you are buying a good nav light? The US Coast Guard (USCG) says things to look for include 1.) USCG approval, 2.) The rated visibility of the light in nautical miles, 3.) Meets ABYC A-16, 4.) “Tested by: laboratory name,” along with 5.) Manufacturer and model #.
http://www.boatus.org/findings/48/
_________________________
Capt. Craig Copeland
Licensed by the US Coast Guard

2013 Nautic Star 2110 Shallow Bay Boat
Humminbird HELIX 12 CHIRP MEGA SI GPS G2N
Nautic Star Boats Pro Staff (nauticstarboats.com)
Redneck Fish'n Jigs Pro Staff (redneckfishn.com)

Top
#12416476 - 09/06/17 01:13 PM Re: LED Navigation Lights That Make You Legal [Re: TexBbq]
TexBbq Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 01/11/12
Posts: 3169
Loc: Little Elm, TX
Capt Craig. Thanks for your question and your obvious knowledge of navigation lights.

Let me answer you this way. My manufacturer also manufactures lights for some of the boat manufacturers that are being installed in the new boats and using all the same material. Secondly, the lights in the pictures are at an angle not pointed straight to the front yet you can see them head on. These lights have a 170° viewable angle. Thirdly, brightness exceeds Coast Guard standards. Compared to most lights on existing boats, these lights are so much brighter there is no comparison!

If someone orders these lights and gets a ticket while lights are in use, I will pay it, unless you go up to a game warden or Coast Guard and say "hey, write me a ticket because some idiot said he would pay it".
_________________________
Marine Electronics, Trolling Motors And LED Lights Installed.
214-927-9546

Tricked Out Marine www.trickedoutmarine.com
E2 Baits www.e2baits.com
River2Sea www.river2seausa.com
Temple Fork Rods www.tforods.com

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide