The Personal Locator Beacon PLB1 OCEAN SIGNAL is a manually activated emergency beacon for use in case of an emergency at sea.
battery life: 7 years
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The PLB1 OCEAN SIGNAL is a manually activated emergency beacon, to be used in case of emergency at sea (also functional on land).
Small and light, the PLB1 beacon will not bother you and will always remain at hand in case of need. Waterproof up to 15 meters, avoid however prolonged immersion which could damage it.
Designed to be easy to use in any situation, its activation (possible with one hand) is done in 2 steps:
Extend the antenna by pulling slightly on it.
Press the release button.
Directly linked to the Cospas Sarsat international search and rescue satellite network (free of charge). Once the beacon is activated, your coordinates are transmitted to local rescue teams. They will be kept informed of your location on a continuous basis. The beacon also transmits a 121.5 MHz homing signal, allowing approaching rescue teams to find you more quickly.
Finally, the beacon has a high-intensity flashing light that makes it easier to locate you.