EPIRBS - Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons

MT400 406 MHz EPIRB Manual Activation
Details
Australian & New Zealand model only.
Advantages of a 406 MHZ EPIRB over the older analogue EPIRBs include, world wide coverage, position location accuracy to within 5 kms and a more stable transmitted signal resulting in faster response time.
Also has a unique digitally coded message with an auxiliary homing transmitter providing Search and Rescue authorities with vital information including the country of beacon registration and identification of the vessel, reducing false alerts.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • Zero warm up period
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Easy in-built self-test with audio and visual alert
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41

 

MT403 406 MHz EPIRB Water & Manual Activation
Details
A key feature of the MT403 series is the use of non-hazardous battery packs that are IATA compliant and allow for restriction free transportation.
The MT403 also includes a water activation feature. Once it has been removed from its mounting bracket, the MT403 will activate automatically on immersion in water. You can also activate it manually.
Advantages of a 406 MHZ EPIRB over the older analogue EPIRBs include, world wide coverage, position location accuracy to within 5 kms and a more stable transmitted signal resulting in faster response time.
Also has a unique digitally coded message with an auxiliary homing transmitter providing Search and Rescue authorities with vital information including the country of beacon registration and identification of the vessel, reducing false alerts.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • Zero warm up period
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Automatic water activation
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • Non Haz-Mat battery pack
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41

 

MT403GAUS 406 MHz EPIRB with GPS Water/Manual Activation
Details
The MT403GAUS is another version of the MT403 series but also has an additional 16 Channel parallel GPS receiver with a top mounted Quad helix antenna to improve location accuracy to over 100 metres.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • 16 channel GPS receiver
  • Zero warm up period
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Automatic water activation
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • Non Haz-Mat battery pack
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41

 

MT403FF 406 MHz EPIRB Float Free Auto-Release
Details
Designed to meet the most demanding regulatory approvals, the GME MT403FF is a Class 2, Category 1 EPIRB in a fully enclosed float free housing with a Hammar HRU that will automatically release the beacon at a certain depth.
Uses the same technology that produced the MT400 series. A key feature of the MT403 series is the use of non-hazardous battery packs that are IATA compliant and allow for restriction free transportation.
An auxiliary homing transmitter is included in the MT403FF to enable suitably equipped Search and Rescue vessels to home in on the distress beacon. GME has been designing and manufacturing EPIRB's for over 30 years, in that time literally hundreds of lives have been saved in Australia and around the world.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • Auto deploy and activation when submerged
  • Zero warm up period
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Top mounted Quad Helix GPS receiving antenna
  • Automatic water activation
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • Non Haz-Mat battery pack
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41

 

MT403FG 406 MHz EPIRB with GPS & Auto Release
Details
Similar to the MT403FF but also has an additional 16 Channel parallel GPS receiver with a top mounted Quad Helix antenna to improve location accuracy over 100 metres.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • 16 channel GPS receiver
  • Auto deploy and activation when submerged
  • Zero warm up period
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Top mounted Quad Helix GPS receiving antenna
  • Automatic water activation
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • Non Haz-Mat battery pack
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41

 

MT406GAUS 406 MHz Manually Activated EPIRB
Details
Australian & New Zealand model only.
The GME MT406G 406 MHz digital EPIRB has a 16 Channel parallel GPS receiver with a top mounted Quad helix antenna that better enables location accuracy over 100 metres.
Also includes an auxiliary homing transmitter to enable suitably equipped Search and Rescue forces to home on the distress beacon.
Specifications

  • 6 year battery life / 6 year warranty
  • 16 channel GPS receiver
  • Zero warm up period
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 121.5 MHz homer
  • Top mounted Quad Helix GPS receiving antenna
  • Automatic water activation
  • Rugged and lightweight with quick release mounting bracket
  • Class 2 International accredited specification
  • Non Haz-Mat battery pack
  • COSPAS-SARSAT* worldwide operation
5C41