Note: Inland Rules regarding sound signals are occasionally different from
International Rules. ... One Short Blast - This means that you "intend to leave you
on my port side" if you are meeting ... Five Short Blasts - This is the DANGER
Sound signals are also like an automobile's horn used to let other drivers know ...
Five (or more) short, rapid blasts are used to signal danger or to signal that you ...
Whether your boat is a cabin cruiser or a raft built by Tom Sawyer, for the rest of ...
with either a short or long blast of your horn (or other sound signal device) or a ...
of the other vessel or if there is danger ahead, sound five or more short blasts.
Aug 29, 2001 ... U.S. Inland/CDN, International. 1 short, -meeting/crossing port to port (respond in
kind) ... 5 short (or more), danger, doubt ... (smaller vessels make "some other
efficient sound signal" <= 2 min) ... A short "blast" means a duration of about one
second, and a long (or "prolonged") bla...
Ships may remind you of this rule by giving five short blasts of its horn. ... of the
other vessel operator in any situation, the operator should sound five short blasts.
The term short blast means a blast of about one second's duration. ... One short
blast to mean: I INTEND TO LEAVE YOU ON MY PORT SIDE; Two short ... vessel
must sound the danger signal of at least five short, rapid blasts of the whistle. ...
take any precautions necessary to avoid danger to your boat and its passengers.
Without a properly operating sound device, like a whistle, a horn and/or a bell,
your vessel, ... There are five basic sound signals a boater should know. ... Sound
signals are broken into two types, long and short blasts. ... You'll use/hear this
signal when your about to leave a slip (either in forward or astern propulsion),
... the note on heights; most will show minimum vertical clearance at mean high
water. ... To sound signal the bridge use one prolonged blast followed within 3 ...
that time the bridge tender will answer with a "NO" by sounding five short blasts.
... on the horn or calls on the radio were successful in raising him as his boat ...
www.uscg.mil/nmc/training/exams/pdfs/deck_questions_as_of_3_24_14/Rules of the Road August 2014.pdf
ability to maneuver, at anchor, would sound a fog signal of ______. o. (A) the
rapid ringing of a bell for five seconds every minute. • (B) one prolonged and two
short blasts every two minutes o .... (18.104.22.168-14) BOTH INTERNATIONAL &
INLAND If a rowboat underway does NOT show the ..... (C) continuously
sounding its horn.
Remember that the sound of your watercraft may be music to you, but it could be
just noise ... Generally, a sailing vessel is privileged in relation to a power boat. ...
except for a sailboat that does not exceed 30 feet in length or a dinghy used
directly ... Five or more short and rapid blasts is a danger signal used when the