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ACR MicroFix 406 GPS PLB
ACR MicroFix 406 GPS PLB
 
Weight: 10 oz
Size: 5.85 x 2.2 x 1.4
Price: $750.00
Sale: $699.00

Stock Status:Out of Stock

Availability: Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Business Days
Product Code: 280022
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Description Technical Specs
 
Putting the power to save lives in the palm of your hand, the ACR MicroFix 406 Personal Locator Beacon is small, lightweight and easy to use.

Its as easy as pushing a button, and with an internal GPS receiver the MicroFix will acquire your GPS position and transmit it along with your personalized identifier code through the COSPAS-SARSAT satellites instantly alerting Search and Rescue forces that you need help immediately.

The MicroFix works fast, if GPS data is present in the beacons first transmission, SAR forces can be notified and start planning your rescue in as little as three minutes.

Lanyard and removable holster provide functionality and allow for multiple mounting options on backpack, belt, webbing, and life vest. Can be easily carried by hikers, kayakers, climbers, skiers, hunters, pilots, snowmobilers and any other outdoor enthusiasts.

Full function self test of internal circuitry, battery voltage and power, 406 MHz transmission, and GPS acquisition insures the MicroFix is working correctly. Flat, stainless steel antenna wraps compactly around the unit for easy stowage, and is ready for rapid deployment.  

Waterproof to 16.5 feet (5 meters). Lithium batteries have a 5 year replacement life (11 year storage). 5 year limited warranty.

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Did You Know...
406 MHz technology has been around since 1982 and is credited with saving over 20,300 lives worldwide.
In 2006, of the 105 incidents in the US, 272 people are alive, thanks to the COSPAS-SARSAT system.
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Registration...
It is mandatory that you register your PLB. It's fast, easy and free at
www.beaconregistration.noaa.gov
When activated, the unique identification code in your PLB is linked to the registration database. This way authorities can retrieve valuable information about you and your trip.
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Responsible Use...
The MicrOFix 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.

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