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406 MHz Personal Personal Locator Beacon. This satellite PLB is the smallest, most functional emergency transmitter available.

Aerofix 406 PLB (with no onboard GPS)

Aerofix 406 PLB (with No Onboard GPS)

The Aerofix 406 PLB - Personal Locator Beacon (with GPS interface):

  • Transmits on 406 MHz via the COSPAS-SARSAT satellite system with your registered unique, digitally coded distress signal and 121.5 MHz (SAR homing frequency).
  • Smallest and most functional Personal PLB available; can be easily carried in a pack or pocket; small enough to be worn by pilots, hikers, hunters, kayakers or any outdoor enthusiast.
  • Full functional self test of internal circuitry, battery power, 406 MHz transmission, and GPS acquisition (P/N 2799.4 only).
  • Flat, stainless steel antenna wraps compactly around the unit for easy stowage; and is ready for rapid deployment.
  • Floats to avoid loss if dropped in water, exceeds 1 meter (3.3ft) requirement, tested to 5 meters (16.5ft)
  • GPS interface (NMER 0183) allows you to download GPS coordinates prior to activation; once activated, your LAT/LON transmits on the first burst insuring your distress message reaches search and rescue near instantaneously.
  • Onboard GPS (PN 2799.4 only) acquires LAT/LON when the unit is activated, your LAT/LON are transmitted as soon as acquired providing rescue agencies with your exact position to within 100 meters (110 yards), within 3 minutes of satellite reception.
  • Removable holster provides functionality, style and protection for your PLB; allows for multiple mounting options to back packs, belts, webbing and life vests.

    Aerofix 406 PLB (with GPS interface) Product Specifications:

    Size:1.74 x 5.71 x 3.03 in (4.4 x 14.5 x 7.7 cm
    Weight: 12 oz. (343 g) w/o holster; 13.3 oz. (378 g) with holster
    Batteries: Two Lithium battery packs with 2,500m
    Amp Hours @ -20oC;5 year replacement life (11 year storage
    Material:Glass reinforced polycarbonate blend
    Color: ACRtreuse with Black holster
    Storage: -40oC to +70oC (-58oF to +158oF
    Deployment: Manual
    Operation: Deploy antenna, press both test buttons simultaneously
    Accessories: P-ELT Holster, Bulkhead
    Mounting bracket; GPS InterfaceCable with LED
    Certification: FCC Approved (Model: PLB-201)
    Limited Warranty: 5 years
    Radiated Power: 5 watts 2dB (406 MHz) 50 mW 3dB (121.5 MHz)
    Operational Life: In excess of 24 hours @ -20C (-4 F), longer in higher ambient temperatures

    Aerofix PLB Frequently Asked Questions

  • Price: $389.97
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    Manufactured by ACR

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