Readiness of the Aldis lamp

It was observed on a Member's ship that the Aldis lamp is always available for immediate use on the bridge. The lamp, battery, and battery charger were contained within a wooden bracket in a corner on the deck of the bridge, by a socket.

The advantages of this are very obvious compared with a bridge where the lamp is stowed away in locker with other kit. Click the image to enlarge.

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