Receive a Free Safety Gear gift worth $210 with Purchase of any of the following models (Model # 10406890, 10406908, 11034659, 11034667, 11687431, 11687449)
November 06, 2013 - December 31, 2013
Redesigned workhorse utilizes patented, proprietary electronics package for faster, more stable 406MHz transmissions to low-earth orbiting LEOSAR satellites. In an emergency, it transmits your registered, digitally-coded distress message with a powerful 6 watt, 406MHz signal. Integrated 121.5MHz homing signal guides local Search and Rescue efforts. Optional NMEA 0183 GPS interface cable (sold separately) connects the Satellite3 406™ to your vessel’s GPS receiver to continuously update and store precise position data.
GPS positioning provides SAR notification typically within 2-15 minutes (without GPS position data, the time-to-notification is typically within one hour). New feature also allows you to send “I’m OK” messages with optional 406Link.com non-emergency messaging service. Includes either fully enclosed automatic Category I Sea Shelter3™ bracket or low-profile manual Category II QuickDraw™ bracket that is easy to rail mount or secure on deck. Bright LED strobe conserves battery power without sacrificing intensity. Full-functioning self-test including battery voltage and internal circuitry.
- Frequency: 406.037MHz with 121.5MHz homing signal
- Battery Life: Lithium battery with five-year replacement, 48-hour operational life (72 hours typical at -4°F, longer in higher ambient temperature)
- Ship: FHAZ (FedEx Hazardous) only
- Strobe: White LED, 20-30 flashes per minute
- GPS: None
- Waterproof: Yes
NOTE: This product is programmed for US residents. Please call our Call Center or email Customer Service for additional information.
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