KTI announces their new SA3G GPS equipped EPIRB NEW rugged switch mechanism TOUGHER new spring-based antenna UPDATED components & technology KTI SafetyAlert SA3G EPIRBs incorporate a 66 channel GPS receiver which is accurate to 1.8 metres** and provides the highest possible search-and-rescue location accuracy. Once activated, the SA1G will continue to transmit an updated GPS location every five (5) minutes for over three (3) days. The SafetyAlert SA3G has an in-built high intensity strobe light for visual detection at night or in poor visibility and provides its GPS location ro search-and-rescue authorities within one (1) minute of activation. The SafetyAlert SA3G EPIRB is extremely cost effective and low maintenance due to an engineering world first COSPAS/SARSAT approved 10 Year Battery. The SafetyAlert SA3G is designed to go the distance so you may have complete confidence on land or at sea. ** Whilst the GPS receiver has an accuracy of 1.8 metres, search-and-rescue authorities advise that the maximum accuracy they can resolve in all cases from an EPIRB is 120 metres. SPECIFICATIONS: Design: GPS Equipped, high stability oven-free frequency reference for rapid satellite-compatible transmission. Durable, flexible, stainless-steel antenna. Free of permanent magnets. Waterproof to a depth of greater than 5 metres. Floats with antenna vertical. Frequencies: 406 MHz satellite communication with 121.5 MHz homing transmitter. GPS Receiver: Internal 66 channel. Approvals: COSPAS-SARSAT C/S T.001, AS/NZS 4280. Activation: Manual switch with test facility. Strobe Light: High intensity photo-flash, sequenced in an attention attracting double flash. Batteries: SO2 -free lithium with 20 year shelf life, recommend replacement after 10 years. Dimensions: 250mm x 80mm diameter. Antenna: 265mm flexible blade, marine grade stainless steel. Gross Weight: 860 grams approx. Warranty: 10 Year parts and labour. Accessories: Supplied with quick release mounting bracket.