ACR GlobalFix V4 Category I E.P.I.R.B.
- 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
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.
|Dimensions||8.13 (H) X 4.28? (W) (20.7 X 10.9 cm)|
|GPS||Internal GPS (66 Channel)|
|Battery||Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium battery (user replaceable)|
|Battery replacement||10 year user replaceable battery (replace 10 years after date of manufacture or by expiry date on the beacon, whichever is first)|
|Material||High impact UV resistant polymer|
|Strobe||4 LED Array Strobe Light|
|Deployment||Category I – Hydrostatic release (auto) or Manual|
|Waterproof||33 ft (10 m) for 5 min|
|Output power||5 W +/- 2dB (406.037 MHz); 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz)|
|Operational life||48 hours minimum @ -4°F (-20°C)|
|Typical performance||+48 hrs. @ -4°F (-20°C); Longer in higher ambient temperature|
|Operating temperature||-4°F to +131°F (-20°C to +55°C ) (Class 2)|
|Storage temperature||-22°F to + 158°F (-30°C to +70°C)|
|Approvals||Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, MED (Pending), IC Acceptances: USCG Meets: GMDSS, RTCM, IEC, and IMO standards|