McMurdo Fastfind 220 PLB with GPS

McMurdo Fastfind 220 PLB with GPS uses advanced technology packed into a simple, lightweight, palm sized unit. It transmits a unique ID along with accurate GPS location on the dedicated 406MHz frequency, to a global network of search and rescue satellites. Within minutes rescuers are alerted to your situation and will receive regular updates on your position. Emergency services can then home in on your beacons 121.5MHz signal to find you. The McMurdo Fastfind 220 PLB is subscription-free and does not rely on commercial call centres. Note: Programmed for use by Australian resdidents. New Zealand registration requires a new HEX ID number at users cost

 

Features:

  • Designed for marine enthusiasts and adventurers
  • 6 year battery life
  • Safe stow antenna
  • Floats with buoyancy pouch (included)
  • Transmits on 406/121.5 MHz
  • Global emergency alerting via COSPAS-SARSAT satellites

 

Technical Specifications:

  • Standards: COSPAS-SARSAT T.001/T.007 class2, AS/NZS 4280.2, NSSPLB06
  • Sealing depth: Immersion to 10m for 5 minutes
  • Operating temperature: -20°C to +55°C
  • Storage temperature: -30°C to +70°C
  • Altitude: 12,192m
  • Buoyancy: Category 2, will not float (keep in buoyancy pouch provided)
  • Battery type: Lithium Manganese
  • Transmit duration: > 35 hours @ +10°C
  • Battery life: (storage) 6 years
  • Battery replacement: Service centre
  • Battery use: Logged by microprocessor
  • Frequency: 406MHz (alert) / 121.5 MHz (homer)
  • Power: >5W (alert) / > 50mW (homer) nominal
  • GPS Type: 50 channel, ceramic patch antenna  
  • Indicator Light: High brightness LED signal light
  • SOS flash light: Morse code SOS flash pattern, 30 operations
  • Activation: Manual, three stage
  • Self-test: Test transmitters, battery and light
  • Standard Compass Safe Distance: 1m

 

Remember to test your EPIRB monthly. Details in the Safety Alert Article

 

Brand:

McMurdo

Country of Manufacture:

United Kingdom

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SkuGeneral DescriptionAvailablePriceADD
RDE612Fastfind 220 PLBIn Stock$349.00
(RRP: $399.00)
34mmD x 47mmW x 106mmLWeight - 152g

34mmD x 47mmW x 106mmL

Weight - 152g