Mailport & PS Advisor

Reader Warren Updike, here aboard his Catalina 320, is one of several color vision-deficient readers who responded to our survey on the PS Value Guide re-design.

June 2016 Mailport

In response to your Mailport article (May 2016) on re-designing the Value Guide tables to be more friendly to color-vision deficient readers: I am red/green color deficient. “Color-blind” is a misleading term as most of us are not “blind” to red or green, just deficient in detecting shades of these colors in certain situations. Be aware that there are other colors to which some people are insensitive; red/green is just the most common.

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