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ACR GlobalFIX V4 — 406 Mhz GPS EPIRB

$699.99

Drastically increase your probability of survival at sea with the multiple built-in redundancies of the GlobalFIX™ V4 marine distress EPIRBf

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SKU: ACR-2831.63 Categories: , ,

Description

Upon activation, the GlobalFIX™ V4’s robust internal GPS accurately fixes your exact location. Your coordinates are then broadcast via a powerful 406 MHz distress signal to Search and Rescue forces worldwide. In the absence of GPS data, orbiting Cospas-Sarsat satellites can accurately triangulate your position using the 406 MHz signal alone. A 121.5 MHz homing signal further guides searchers to your exact position.

 

 
Information 
 

The GlobalFIX™ V4 is a full-featured EPIRB loaded with high-efficiency electronics for performance you can count on, including an internal 66 channel GPS for faster acquisition from a cold start. A protective keypad cover helps prevent false activation, and the all-new, user-replaceable battery pack has a 10-year replacement interval — reducing the overall ownership cost and making replacement a breeze.

The GlobalFIX™ V4 has two functional self-tests to monitor the beacon’s transmission, power and battery performance and GPS acquisition. Pair these tests with ACR’s 406Link.com optional testing portal (available for the Americas only) and receive satellite confirmation messages directly to your cell phone or email.

GlobalFIX™ V4 offers the very latest in marine electronic lifesaving technology:

  • Highly visible LED strobe – Energy efficient
  • Internal 66 channel GPS – Faster acquisition from a cold start
  • High efficiency electronics – Performance you can count on
  • User replaceable battery – 10 year battery life
  • Professional grade design – Engineered, tested and built for years of use in harsh environments
  • Simple manual activation – Keypad with protective cover to prevent false alarms

 

GPS Internal
GPS (66 Channel)
Battery
Class 2
(non-hazmat)
lithium battery
Battery Replacement
10
year user replaceable battery (replace 10 years after date of
manufacture or after activation)
Material
High
impact UV resistant polymer
Strobe 4
LED Array Strobe Light
Deployment
Category
I – Hydrostatic release (auto) or Manual, Category II – Manual
release
Activation Out
of bracket and wet, or manually in or out of bracket
Waterproof
33
ft (10 m) for 5 min.
Output Power 5
W +/- 2dB (406.037 MHz); 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz)
Operation Life 48
hours minimum @ -4°F (-20°C)
Typical
Performance
+48
hrs. @ -4°F (-20°C); Longer in higher ambient temperature
Operating
Temp
-4°F
to +131°F (-20°C to +55°C ) (Class 2)
Storage
Temp.
-22°F
to + 158°F (-30°C to +70°C)

 

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 13 in
MFG Part#

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