When you’re out on the water you never expect that the worst could happen. There are many unexpected circumstances that could arise for any fisherman and having an EPIRB GPS is not only required by many Australian states and territories, it is also just smart to have as part of your boat safety equipment. No one wants to find themselves stranded on the water, but with an emergency beacon your chances of rescue greatly increase.
When it comes to finding EPIRB for sale the KTI Safety Alert SA1G EPIRB is one of the best due to its 20 year battery life and this can be a life saver. Featuring a 66 channel internal GPS receiver that offers the highest accuracy for search and rescue. The Safety Alert also provides a minimum of 3 days transmission, an in-built photo flash strobe light distress beacon for visual detection even in low light conditions. When you’re stuck on the water you want to be found quickly and with the most precise location accuracy you’re guaranteed to be rescued and off the water in no time.
♦ GPS distress beacon – when activated allows quick GPS satellite transmission
♦ Made tough and includes an antenna made of stainless steel without permanent magnets
♦ Waterproof rating at a depth of greater than 5 metres which floats with antenna positioned vertical
♦ Homing transmitter (121.5 MHz) with 406 MHz satellite communication frequency
♦ 66 channel internal GPS receiver along with quad helix antenna
♦ Has all the appropriate approvals COSPAS-SARSAT C/S T.001 and AS/NZS 4280 approved
♦ Activation is manual – with a test safety switch also included
♦ A high intensity strobe light similar to photo flash in sequence of an attention grabbing double
♦ Lithium batteries - made to last 20 years (but recommend replacing after 10) S02 Free Non Hazmat type
♦ Approximate dimensions are 250mm long x 80mm round
♦ Stainless steel (marine grade) flexible 265mm antenna
♦ Weights approximately 860 grams
♦ 10 years warranty included
The Epirb price includes supply of a quick releasing mounting bracket
♦ The stainless steel antenna of this 406 beacon is both durable and flexible meaning that you don’t have to worry about damage or breakage. It is meant to last.
♦ With the 5 metre plus waterproof depth you are guaranteed accuracy and transmission even if your vessel becomes submerged.
♦ The incredible satellite communication and homing transmitter in this EPIRB gps will help you to be found as quickly as possible.
♦ This Emergency beacon has an easy and quick manual activation switch ensures that you can activate the 406 EPIRB even in a hurry..
♦ Weather conditions can be a hindrance when it comes to search and rescue. The high intensity photo-flash strobe light creates a highly visible beacon even through the worst weather.
♦ The battery has an incredibly long battery life so that you are not caught with a dead distress beacon. While the lithium battery lasts an incredible 20 years it is recommended that you change it out every 10 years.
Get smart and purchase yourself a KTI GPS EPIRB 406 distress beacon to include in your boat safety equipment. Such as small investment, and it could save your life. Purchase the KTI epirb for sale today from us at Fishing Tackle Shop.