Pocket-sized PLB - great for boating, tramping, hunting and skiing
The pocket-sized Ocean Signal RescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon
is perfect for an array of outdoor adventures; whether you're tramping, kayaking, boating or hunting, this essential safety item could just save your life if trouble strikes. And since it's GPS-capable, it cuts the search area of search & rescue teams in half!
When activated the RescueME PLB1 transmits your position and your ID to a Rescue Coordination Centre via satellite link. Rescue services nearest to you are promptly notified of your emergency and regularly advised of your current location to assist prompt rescue. It's extra small size (75 x 51 x 32.5mm) allows for one-handed operation even the most challenging situations. And don't worry about accidental activation, a simple spring loaded flap prevents that from happening. Plus, it can be easily fitted into your lifejacket or onto a belt taking up minimal space and ensuring it is easily accessible.
When you’ve used up all your options to save yourself, the reliable Ocean Signal RescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon
will get you the help you need - no matter where you are.
Ocean Signal RescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon Features:
Ocean Signal RescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon Specifications:
- 30% smaller (typ) by volume
- Waterproof to 15 metres
- 3 methods of communicating your location:
406 MHz - link via satellite to Emergency Services
121.5 MHz - Homing beacon to aid final location by search and rescue craft
High intensity strobe light (1 candela)
- Fast accurate positioning
- Easily fits in lifejacket
- Easy deploy retractable antenna
- 7 Year Battery Life
- 24+ hour operational life
- 66 channel GPS receiver
- Unique mounting clip
- Operates on the global Cospas Sarsat rescue system
- Free to use, no subscription charges
- Supplied with free flotation pouch
Note: RescueME PLB1 works with the only officially recognised worldwide dedicated search and rescue satellite network (operated by Cospas Sarsat). As this is funded by governments there are NO CHARGES to use this service.
- Satellite transmission: 406.040MHz, 5Watts
- Homing transmission: 121.5MHz, 50mW nominal
- Operation life: >24hrs at -20°C (-4°F)
- Operating temperature range: -20°C to +55°C (-4°F to +131°F)
- Weight: 116g (4.1oz)
Cospas Sarsat T.001/T.007,
ETSI EN302 152,
- Dimensions: 75 x 51 x 32.5mm