KTI EPIRB Safety Alert PLB

Outdoor enthusiasts now have access to the latest in cutting edge Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) technology with the new 406 MHz SafetyAlert PLB from KTI. It's compact, fast and reliable. Ideal for bushwalkers, four wheel drivers and motorcycle riders, the global rescue link for people who want peace of mind in the outdoors.

With accurate 406MHz COSPAS-SARSAT satellite frequency to deliver pinpoint detection accuracy and faster rescue response times, with a class leading 10 year battery life. Ultra-low current circuitry and low-loss antenna system delivers performance and location accuracy of down to 3.0 metres.

Features

  • Size: Compact, lightweight design
  • Antenna: Marine grade stainless steel, flexible, multi-position
  • Buoyancy: Self buoyant – no need for external flotation aids
  • Strobe: High intensity photo-flash LED
  • Activation: Simple one-hand activation
  • Carry Pouch: Camera style carry pouch with belt loop
  • Lanyard: Detachable with pictorial instructions and whistle
  • Mirror: Supplied with high reflectivity mirror
  • Warranty: 10 year parts and labour

Specifications

  • Frequencies: 406.040MHz and 121.500MHz (homing signal)
  • Battery: Non hazmat LiFe02, 20 year shelf life, 10 year replacement
  • Weight: 140g
  • Size: 88mm x 64mm x 31mm
  • Accuracy: Limited only by COSPAS-SARSAT system
  • Approvals: COSPAS-SARSAT T.001 class II TAC 255, AS/NZS 4280.2
  • Protocol: Programmable to all applicable COSPAS-SARSAT message formats
  • Strobe: Greater than 1cd, 20 flashes per minute

GPS Specifications

  • 66 channel receiver
  • 5 minute position updates
  • accurate to 3.0m (CEP50)
  • Cold start acquisition time < 35 seconds typical
  • Chip style antenna design, highly resistant to detuning by nearby objects

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