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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
UHF (406) and VHF (homer) complete with high intensity strobe and audible activation alert.
Comprehensive internal diagnostics with visual and audible operator feedback. UHF test message (inverted synchronisation compatible with portable beacon testers).
Manually by operator
48 hours minimum.
406 and 121.5 MHz distress signals commence 50 seconds after activation
50 seconds after activation
121.5 MHz 25mw. Min PERP@25°C
406.040 MHz 5W +/- 2 dB PSK (digital)
20 flashes/minute at greater than 0.75 cd effective intensity
CERTIFICATION AND APPROVALS
Certified to C/S T.001 (Class 2) Requirements.
Prior to expiry date marked on case - (10 yrs) or after use
Service centre, or factory only (non-user replaceable).
LiSO2 (2.4g Lithium per cell)
2 'D' type cells
-20°C to +55°C
-30°C to +70°C
550g (plus 98g for bracket)
Compass Safe Distance
0.7 m from magnetic navigational device
260 mm (H) x 102 mm (W) x 83 mm (D) max (stowed in bracket)
Submersion to 10m
UV Stabilized plastic chassis
Flexible self straightening stainless steel design
6 Years - Manufacturer