Sailing Yacht SEA BUNNY


A summary of Sea Bunny′s safety and security equipment

Sea Bunny carries safety equipment appropriate to the size of the vessel and her worldwide cruising area



Autoflug 6-man, serviced 2014.

Fire extinguishers


5 manual in accommodation, (2011), 1 automatic in engine compartment

Access alarm


Wireless, with PIRs in main cabin and aft cabin and "door" alarm on main hatch.



EPIRB McMurdo 406 EPIRB with integral GPS (2001, updated 2004.)
KTI 406 EPIRB integral GPS  2012

Both EPIRBs UK registered



2, both with lights, one with danbuoy and drogue



2 x offshore flare packs updated annually.

White anti-collision flares

Lifejackets, harnesses & rescue


Spinlock deck vests D5 x 3 with integral harnesses, sprayhood,knife,whistle and light replaced 2016.

Additional automatic lifejackets for dinghy use and visitors.

Plastimo rescue harness and line 2001

Tri buckle 2001

Throw line 2001



Webbing, replaced 2011



One Whale Gusher manual pump operated from cockpit

One Whale Gusher manual pump operated from aft cabin

One Whale Gulper Bilge IC automatic bilge pump 2012

One high capacity emergency electric pump 2005

Sea anchor


Parachute type sea anchor 2005


Lightning protection


Bottle brush" lightning dissipator at masthead grounded via shrouds to 2 copper bars on outside of hull (2008)

Safety tools


Hydraulic bolt croppers 2013

Kollision kit  renewed 2010

Subrella hole repair device 2002

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Updated on passage Cape Town to St Helena 27 March 2016

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