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Old 04-05-2007, 09:36 AM
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Checklist

Here is a free checklist which is provided on a printable PDF from a chaps website in the UK. As he says, you don't need to take everything on the list, it depends on where you are fishing, the conditions. But at least use the list to think about it.

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Anglers Afloat
Kayak Fishing Safety Checklist

PFD with pealess whistle attached
Wetsuit Correct for season/water temperature
Cag
Hat
Boots
Compass
Flares (Rocket)
Flares (Smoke) Orange for daylight, Red for nightime
VHF Radio Check battery level
Mobile Phone Backup for VHF Radio
Paddle Leash
Diving Knife/Pen Knife
Basic First Aid Kit
Sunglasses/Suncream
Waterproof Torch Check batteries
Drink and Snack
Change of Clothes in Dry Bag
Space Blanket
Towel
GPS
Tides If in doubt check with Coast Guard
Weather
Paddle Plan Give shore contact details of your route
Return Time If delayed call shore contact
Seat
Rods
Reels
Rod Leashes
Rod Holders
End Tackle
Lures/Bait
Disgorger
Fishfinder/Battery
Camera
If in doubt, donít go out!
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