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Improving your Experience on the Water


Many boaters and fishermen choose to enjoy the open water during the peaceful hours of the night, and doing so can offer many benefits. Since not as many people are boating at night as during the day, fishermen have a lot less competition and increase their odds of bringing home a big catch. Others go out at night to enjoy the view of city lights or spend time with loved ones. It's vital for everyone, however, to remember the dangers of night fishing and how to prevent them. A high-end marine light bar can keep boaters out of harm's way and give them peace of mind. 

Safety First


During the day, boaters won't have any trouble spotting each other and staying away from danger, but going out on the water at night presents a new set of challenges some people don't consider. After the sun sets, seeing other boats in the distance will be nearly impossible, and a collision at night can end in tragedy. Without a marine light bar, boats can be invisible to each other and can collide without much warning, resulting in serious injuries. 

 

 

When people opt to boat at night and don't want to get hurt, they can use a boat light bar to stay safe. The best ones consist of light-emitting diodes that are visible to other boats miles away, reducing the odds of a collision. Having a good spreader light takes safety to the next level and enables people to see and maneuver at night without fear. Those who want the best possible results put one light bar on their T-Top or bow and another on the back to illuminate the deck. 

The Importance of Quality


Those who don't want to take unneeded risks only choose the top light bars on the market. Quality lights should also be tested to withstand vibrations, ultraviolet light and the other hazards to which you might expose them. Black Oak LED offers the highest durability and IP ratings on all of their light bars and pods to withstand the harshest conditions. It's no wonder why Black Oak products are trusted by the US military on search and rescue vessels, and used by commercial fisherman worldwide.

Final Thoughts


Whether you want to relax on the open water or reel in a few fish, taking steps to stay safe is essential. Those considering light bars should only opt for ones that are made to withstand the environment and hazards of the water. Picking up one or two light bars is a small price to pay compared to the possible dangers of remaining unseen at night.

 

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