GME MT600 AUS EPIRB 406MHZ EMERGENCY BEACON RADIO

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GME MT600 AUS EPIRB 406MHZ EMERGENCY BEACON RADIO

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Compact, lightweight, easy-to-mount design


COSPAS-SARSAT CLASS 2 (C/S T.001)


Meets or exceeds the applicable requirements of: AS/NZ 4280.1:2003 standards C/S T.001/007


121.5MHz VHF homing beacon to assist in guiding rescuers to your precise location


Includes quick release mounting bracket


Zero warm-up digital technology


Antenna deploys automatically when the unit is removed from the bracket


Ultra high performance solid state strobe


10 year battery life


Quick and easy test facility with audio / visual indication


 


 

Regular Price: $299.00

Special Price $219.00

Australian & New Zealand model only - Not for sale in the United States or Europe.

GME’s digital Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) have led to hundreds of successful rescues in Australia and around the world. With over 35 year’s experience engineering and manufacturing EPIRBs in Australia, GME is at the forefront in development of life saving safety equipment. The MT600 builds on this heritage, delivering next generation performance to commercial and recreational mariners alike.

Compact and lightweight, the MT600 is easy to install on any vessel utilising the specially designed quick release mounting bracket.  The MT600 features zero warm-up digital technology and an automatically deployed antenna.

Testing the MT600 is fast and easy.  Simply remove the beacon from its bracket, press the test button and the full functionality of the beacon is tested and confirmed.

Certified by COSPAS SARSAT for worldwide usage, and boasting a 10-year battery life, the MT600 represents great value for peace of mind boating.  

 

Compact, lightweight, easy-to-mount design

COSPAS-SARSAT CLASS 2 (C/S T.001)

Meets or exceeds the applicable requirements of: AS/NZ 4280.1:2003 standards C/S T.001/007

121.5MHz VHF homing beacon to assist in guiding rescuers to your precise location

Includes quick release mounting bracket

Zero warm-up digital technology

Antenna deploys automatically when the unit is removed from the bracket

Ultra high performance solid state strobe

10 year battery life

Quick and easy test facility with audio / visual indication

 

 

MODES OF OPERATION

Activated

UHF (406) and VHF (homer) complete with high intensity strobe and audible activation alert.

Self Test

Comprehensive internal diagnostics with visual and audible operator feedback. UHF test message (inverted synchronisation compatible with portable beacon testers).

OPERATION

Activation

Manually by operator

Duration

48 hours minimum.

Transmission

406 and 121.5 MHz distress signals commence 50 seconds after activation

Delay

50 seconds after activation

VHF

121.5 MHz 25mw. Min PERP@25°C

UHF

406.040 MHz 5W +/- 2 dB PSK (digital)

Light

20 flashes/minute at greater than 0.75 cd effective intensity

CERTIFICATION AND APPROVALS

COPAS-SARSAT

Certified to C/S T.001 (Class 2) Requirements.

Repetition Period

AS/NZS 4280.1

BATTERY

Replacement Period

Prior to expiry date marked on case - (10 yrs) or after use

Replacement Method

Service centre, or factory only (non-user replaceable).

Chemistry

LiSO2 (2.4g Lithium per cell)

Configuration

2 'D' type cells

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATION

Operating

-20°C to +55°C

Storage

-30°C to +70°C

Weight

550g (plus 98g for bracket)

Compass Safe Distance

0.7 m from magnetic navigational device

Dimensions

260 mm (H) x 102 mm (W) x 83 mm (D) max (stowed in bracket)

Waterproof

Submersion to 10m

Materials

UV Stabilized plastic chassis

Antenna

Flexible self straightening stainless steel design

 

6 Years - Manufacturer