NEW FEATURES OF THE ACR AQUALINK VIEW PLB: Send I'm OK Messages and GPS Location Maps. Increase the functionality of your ACR AquaLink View PLB with optional 406Link.com non-emergency messaging service.
The ACR AquaLink View PLB broadcasts a unique registered distress signal that not only tells rescuers where you are, but who you are. The onboard GPS of the ACR AquaLink View PLB can fix your position to within 100 meters and then utilizes a powerful 406 MHz signal to relay your distress call to orbiting satellites. As local Search and Rescue is deployed, a separate homing signal and integrated LED strobe light guide rescuers to your exact location.
Featuring the same advanced technology and robust features as the AquaLink 406, the ACR AquaLink View PLB adds a reassuring element with its next-generation digital display. Upon activation, the high-visibility screen of the ACR AquaLink View PLB displays a continuous stream of crucial data, including:
In self-test mode, the screen of the ACR AquaLink View PLB reports status of the 406 MHz signal, GPS acquisition and battery power, and provides notification of required actions, such as Send for Service.
The Boater's Edge in an Emergency In the frantic moments of an emergency, the ACR AquaLink View PLB provides a calm reminder of what to do - and that help is being summoned.
ACR AquaLink View PLB Features:
Size: 2.25 x 5.88 x 1.49 (5.72 x 14.94 x 3.78 cm) Weight: 9.1oz (257g) with lanyard Battery: Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium battery packs; 6 years from date of manufacture. 11 year storage Material: Engineered polycarbonate blend Color: High visibility ACR-treuse Deployment: Manual Activation: Manual Operation: 2 steps - deploy antenna, press ON button, giving clear view of sky Waterproof: 16.40' (5 m) @ 1 hr., 33' (10 m) @ 10 min. Factory tested: @ 70F, exceeds RTCM waterproof requirements Radiated Power: 6.3W (406 MHz), 50mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz) Operational Life: Exceeds required 24 Hours @ -4F (-20C) Typical performance: 30 Hours @ -4F (-20C) Longer in higher ambient temperatures Storage: -40F to + 158F (-40C to +70C) Accessories: Attachment clip included Certification: Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, Canada, R&TTE Limited Warranty: 5 years Lead Free: Yes