ACR GlobalFix PRO 406 MHz GPS EPIRB Cat II - 2844

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ACR GlobalFix PRO 406 MHz GPS EPIRB Cat II - 2844

ACR GlobalFix PRO 406 MHz GPS EPIRB Cat II - 2844

ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB Category II GPS Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon

NEW FEATURES of the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB: Send I'm OK Messages. Increase the functionality of your beacon with optional 406Link.com non-emergency messaging service.

Head offshore with confidence with the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB. With three levels of integrated signal technology - GPS positioning, a powerful 406 MHz signal and 121.5 MHz homing capability - the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB quickly and accurately relays your position to a worldwide network of Search and Rescue satellites, reducing search time and increasing your chances of survival. ACR GlobalFix Pro's reliable signaling technology that has saved more than 25,000 lives since 1982.

The ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB broadcasts a unique registered distress signal that not only tells rescuers where you are, but who you are. The internal GPS on the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB will automatically turn on and acquire your position upon activation and then utilizes a powerful 406 MHz signal to relay your distress call to orbiting satellites. As local Search and Rescue is deployed, a seperate homing signal and integrated LED strobe light guide rescuers to your exact location.

The ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB is small and rugged and comes with over 53 years of life saving technology built into every one. Performing a full functional self test of the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB internal circuitry, battery voltage & power,and 406 MHz transmission gives you the peace of mind knowing your ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB will work the moment you need it to the most. ACR Exclusive: Built-in GPS acquisition test mode allows you to test the internal GPS receiver to ensure its working properly.

Tap in to the same field-tested rescue technology used by the U.S. Military, Coast Guard, NATO, Special Forces and Arctic explorers with the ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB.

ACR GlobalFix Pro 406 MHz EPIRB Features:

  • High Efficiency Electronics
  • Ergonomic, Compact Design
  • Highly Visible One Candella LED Strobe
  • Marine Tough Design for Years of Useful Service
  • Internal GPS Capability
  • Non-Hazmat Battery
  • Made in the USA
  • Lead Free

It is mandatory that you register your ACR GlobalFix Pro EPIRB. It's fast, easy and free www.beaconregistration.noaa.gov. When activated, the unique identification code in your ACR GlobalFix Pro EPIRB is linked to the registration database. This way authorities can retrieve valuable information about you and your trip.

The ACR GlobalFix Pro is a satellite signaling device of last resort, for use when all other means of self rescue have been exhausted, where the situation is grave and imminent loss of life, limb, eyesight or valuable property will occur without assistance.

Size (no antenna): 6.97 X 4.2 X 3.58 (17.7 X 10.67 X 9.09 cm)
Weight: 20.5 oz (581g)
Battery: Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium battery packs.
Replacement: Battery replacement due no later than 6 years from date of manufacture but 5 years from date of install or after emergency use
Material: High impact UV resistant polymer
Deployment Category I: Hydrostatic release (auto)
Deployment Category II: Manual release
Activation: Out of bracket and wet, or manually
Waterproof: 33' (10m) Exceeds RTCM standard
Radiated Power: 5W +/-2dB (406.037 MHz) : 50mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz)
Operational Life: 48 Hours minimum @ -4°F (-20°C)
Typical Performance: 70+ hrs. @ -4° F (-20° C); Longer in higher ambient temperature
Operating Temp.: -4°F to +131°F (-20°C to +55°C ) (Class 2)
Storage Temp.: -30°F to + 158°F (-34°C to +70°C)
Accessories: Cat I mounting bracket (P/N 2832),
Cat II mounting bracket (P/N 2833),
Cat I HydroFix™ HRU (P/N 9490)
Approvals: Cospas-Sarsat, USCG, FCC and MED
Meets: GMDSS, RTCM, and IMO standards
Limited Warranty: 5 years

Minimum Advertised Price: $469.95