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STROBE Post-Use/Annual Inspection.

  1. Inspect case for cracks or deformities.
  2. Inspect clear lens for connection, cracks, and clarity.
  3. Inspect water-activation contacts for cleanliness and corrosion.
  4. Inspect switch for ease of use and proper operation.
  5. Remove bottom and inspect battery chamber for water intrusion or corrosion of batteries or terminals.
  6. Replace batteries after any use beyond pre-use testing
  7. Replace bottom cover and reseal by turning the wheel clockwise until fully seated.

Pre-Use Test

Prior to leaving shore, turn strobe on manually for 6 seconds to ensure proper operation. At least 5 bright flashes should occur. If the strobe appears dim, try installing a new set of batteries and retest.