GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz 1.225 kg
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz 1.225 kg
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz
GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz

GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz

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Regular price $488.50 (inc. GST)
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GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz 1.225 kg

GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon - 406MHz

Regular price $488.50 (inc. GST)
Sale price $488.50 (inc. GST) Regular price (inc. GST)
Unit price
Product description
Product Specification
Data Sheets
Frequently Asked Questions
Shipping & Return

The GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) - 406MHz is a high-performance and reliable distress signaling device designed for individuals in emergency situations. Operating on the 406MHz frequency, this beacon utilizes global satellite positioning to broadcast distress signals, facilitating rapid and accurate search and rescue operations in remote or challenging environments.

Features:

  • 406MHz Distress Signal: Sends emergency distress signals to global search and rescue authorities.
  • Built-in GPS: Provides precise location information to aid rescue teams in locating the individual in distress.
  • Compact and Lightweight: Designed for easy portability and comfortable carrying during outdoor activities.
  • Floatation Capability: Buoyant design ensures the device stays afloat in water, aiding in retrieval during maritime emergencies.
  • Long Battery Life: Offers extended operational time to support prolonged distress situations.

Use Cases:

  • Outdoor Adventure Activities: Essential for hikers, climbers, boaters, and adventurers exploring remote or rugged terrains.
  • Maritime Exploration: Crucial for sailors, kayakers, and fishermen navigating open waters where immediate assistance might be crucial.
  • Aviation Emergencies: Provides a reliable distress signal for pilots and passengers during air travel mishaps.
  • Remote Work Environments: Vital for individuals working in isolated or remote locations where immediate rescue might be challenging.
  • Emergency Preparedness Kits: A valuable addition to emergency kits for individuals prioritizing safety in various scenarios.

Specifications:
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Brand GME
Unit of Measure EACH
PHYSICAL
  • Operating -20 to +55°C
  • Storage -30 to +70°C
  • Weight 160g ± 2g
  • Compass Safe Distance 1 m (3.3 ft)
  • Dimensions (mm) 88 (h) x 66 (w) x 36 (d)
  • Buoyant Will float in fresh/saltwater. (RTCM Cat 1)
  • Waterproof IP68 (10m of salt-water for 1h)
  • Materials High visibility yellow chassis with translucent cap. UV stabilized high-impact plastic chassis with energy absorption over-molded bumpers.
MODES OF OPERATION
  • Activated UHF (406) and VHF (homer) complete with a high-intensity light.
  • Self-Test Comprehensive internal diagnostics with visual operator feedback. UHF test message  (inverted synchronization compatible with portable beacon testers)
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What is the battery life of the GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon?
The beacon has a battery life of up to 7 years in standby mode and can transmit continuously for up to 48 hours when activated.

How accurate is the GPS positioning of this locator beacon?
The GME GPS Beacon provides GPS positioning with an accuracy of within 5 meters, ensuring precise location identification in emergencies.

Can the beacon be used internationally?
Yes, the GME GPS Personal Locator Beacon operates globally and is compliant with international distress signal standards, making it effective across borders.

Estimated shipping times on our range of stocked items are as follows:


Location Expected Delivery Additional Information
NSW Metro 1-2 business days Usually overnight. Same day delivery can be arranged for an extra charge.
NSW Regional 2-3 business days
VIC Metro 1-2 business days Usually overnight.
VIC Regional 2-3 business days
QLD Metro 1-2 business days Usually overnight.
QLD Regional 2-3 business days
ACT 1-2 business days Usually overnight.
SA Metro 1-2 business days Usually overnight.
SA Regional 2-4 business days
NT Metro 4-6 business days
NT Regional 5-7 business days
WA Metro 4-5 business days
WA Regional 6-7 business days
TAS 3-4 business days

Shipping


To ensure prompt and secure delivery, it is the buyer’s responsibility to ensure someone is available to accept delivery. Alternatively, please include "Authority to Leave" instructions on your order.

We pride ourselves on the fast reliable delivery of our items.

Free delivery for orders over $499.00 is provided on all orders to Australian Capital Cities and major regional areas. Unfortunately, due to the size and weight of our products, it is not possible to provide free freight to remote regional areas or products which are excessively heavy. These items are noted as such on our Website

Place your order before 1.00pm on a weekday and in stock items will be shipped the same day (excludes Public Holidays).

Is your order large and requiring a forklift?

It is the buyer’s responsibility to ensure a forklift is available to unload any large, bulky orders which will be packed on a pallet. If redelivery with a tailgate truck is needed, extra charges will apply (if you are not sure please contact us)

What happens if an item I ordered was out of stock?

If an item you have ordered is out of stock, your order will be placed on hold until the available item is obtained. This will be reflected on your confirmation email, as your dispatch date will be delayed

Delivery to Post Office Boxes

Unfortunately, due to the size and weight of our products, orders cannot be delivered to PO Boxes or by mail. All items are delivered by courier to ensure secure, reliable, prompt delivery


Returns


Why can I return a product?

  • The product does not match the description on Website or catalogue.
  • The product did not match the customer’s expectations.
  • The product is faulty or damaged.

What can be returned?

All products can be returned, as long as they are in original packaging and unused.

When do items need to be returned by?

Items may be returned within 30 days from the date of purchase.

Where do items need to be returned to?

37 Bentley Street, Wetherill Park, NSW 2164

Shipping for returns?

Are original shipping rates refundable? Does customer pay for shipping the return?

Customer must pay for return shipping.

Credit for returns?

100% credit will be provided, less shipping costs.