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Product DescriptionHead offshore with confidence. With three levels of integrated signal technology-GPS positioning, a powerful 406 MHz signal, and 121.5 MHz homing capability, the GlobalFix PRO quickly and accurately relays your position to a worldwide network of Search and Rescue satellites, reducing search time and increasing your chances of survival. Its reliable signaling technology has saved more than 26,800 lives since 1982. The GlobalFix PRO broadcasts a unique, registered distress signal that not only tells rescuers where you are, but who you are. The internal GPS will automatically turn on and acquire your position upon activation and then use 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.
The GlobalFix PRO is small and rugged. Average transmit time of up to 70+ hours. Non-hazmat lithium battery pack lasts up to 6 years in storage. ACR Exclusive: Built-in GPS acquisition test mode allows you to test the internal GPS receiver to ensure it's working properly. Waterproof down to 33'. 6.97"H x 4.2"W x 3.58"D. Five-year warranty. Category I: automatic hydrostatic release.
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Q:What is the life span of the hydrostatic releaseAsked on 5/24/2011 by Anonymous