Originally Posted by trevko
I think you are confusing the OP with the video of Issip caught surfing in Emilio's Hole.
Yes, I was specifically addressing the practicality of the jigger rig to the more recent and dramatic scenario of that video. My point was, all the preparation in the world may not matter when it comes time to apply it.
I really appreciate the rescue team at the GRCA boatshop chiming in on the varied reasons they may or not be called in, and their encouragement to err on the side of caution when making life decisions.