Ocean Signal RescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon
Ocean Signal RescueMe PLB1 - The world's smallest Personal Location Beacon
Whether you are at sea or on land the Ocean Signal RescueMe PLB1 is your personal lifeline to the rescue services. When activated, it will transmit immediate, satellite notification and positioning of your distress situation. As help arrives, the strobe and 121.5 MHz homing signal will further aid the rescuer’s ability to quickly locate your position.
The rescueMe PLB1 is amazingly compact PLB is and fits easily to most life jackets. It can be operated single handed, even the most challenging situations. A simple, spring loaded flap covers the activation button preventing inadvertent use.
RescueMe PLB1 is activated manually, by first extending antenna and then lifting the protective flap and pressing the ON key for one second until the green LED commences to flash. It is now active and transmitting your distress position. The PLB should be held above water.
- Waterproof to 15 m
- 7 Year battery life
- 24 +/- Operational time
- 406 MHz satellite link
- 121.5 MHz homing signal
- Rapid and accurate GPS position indication
- 66 channel GPS receiver
- Comes with flotation pouch
- High intensity strobe light
- Compact size
- Easily fits to a life jacket
- 7 Year warranty
Size: H 75mm x W 51mm x D 32.5mm
MEOSAR (Medium-altitude Earth Orbiting Satellite System for Search and Rescue ) is the next generation search and rescue satellite system coming into service end 2018. MEOSAR delivers near-real-time signal detection with improved positional data.
Registering and programming
As with all PLBs and EPIRBs, they are required be registered in your country of residence with the relevant authorities. PLBs are programmed specifically for the country of registration. Orders coming from the UK or Ireland are assumed to be registered in these countries and supplied pre-programmed accordingly. For all other countries, please advise when ordering.