The ACR MicroFix 406 MHz GPS Personal Locator Beacon is the smallest, lightest, and most function-rich PLB that will come in handy if god forbid you ever get lost, stranded, trapped and need to be saved. The MicroFix 406 MHz GPS Personal Locator Beacon will then alert Search and Rescue to your precise location in an emergency. Personal Locator Beacon are used by the U.S. military, U.S. Coast Guard, NATO and Arctic explorers and can mean the difference between life and death. The ACR MicroFix 406 MHz GPS 9 (waterproof up to 5 meters) transmits on 406 MHz (COSPAS-SARSAT) with your registered, unique, digitally-coded distress signal, and 121.5 MHz (SAR homing frequency) and features built-in GPS technology, 100 meter position accuracy when GPS coordinates are present, a high impact plastic case designed to withstand exposure to UV rays, oil, sea water and raft packing, 5-year limited warranty, and a 5-year replacement life lithium battery. Buy yours for a price of $650. ACR.
August 28, 2007 9:58 PM | Survival Gear