If You Own A Boat Do You Know What Is An IP Rating Is?
Our friend Scott at Blue Sea Systems sent in what I think is a good reference table last week. With all of us buying more and more items that have an “IP” rating on them it occured to me that for most folks, the very term IP (Ingress Protection) is a bit foriegn. If you are playing around the waterfront, IP can make a huge difference in the performance and in some cases service life of products you use every day. In general around boats, you are going to be looking for big numbers from the chart, like IP 65 or above. So, here you have it folks, a nicely updated IP table to reference: