GME MT603G

  • Automatically activates upon contact with water (when removed from the bracket)
  • 66 Channel GPS receiver
  • Zero warm-up Digital Technology
  • 48 hours minimum operating time
  • High-intensity, solid state strobe light
  • 121.5 MHz VHF homing transmitter
  • Cospas-Sarsat certified for worldwide operation
  • MEOSAR-ready
MODES OF OPERATION

Activated

UHF (406) and VHF (homer) complete with high intensity strobe and audible activation alert.
Self Test
Comprehensive internal diagnostics with visual and audible operator feedback. UHF test message (inverted synchronization compatible with portable beacon testers).
OPERATION
Activation
Manually by operator and automatic when deployed in water
Duration
48 hours minimum.
Transmission
121.5 and 406 MHz distress signals commence 60 seconds after activation
Delay
None required (due to digital frequency generation)
VHF
121.5 MHz; 50 mW ± 3 dB; swept tone AM
UHF
406.037 MHz; 5 W ± 2 dB PSK (digital)
Light
20 flashes/minute at > 0.75 cd effective intensity
CERTIFICATION AND APPROVALS
COPAS-SARSAT
Certified to C/S T.001 (Class 2, Category II) requirements.
Repetition Period
50 s mean
Transport
Class 9 dangerous goods
BATTERY
Replacement Period
Prior to expiry date marked on case.
Replacement Method
Service centre or factory only (non-user replaceable)
Chemistry
LiSO2 (2.4g Lithium per cell)
Configuration
2 'D' type cells
MECHANICAL SPECIFICATION
Operating
-20˚C to +55˚C
Storage
-30˚C to +70˚C
Weight
555g (plus 98g for bracket)
Compass Safe Distance
0.7m (inc. mounting bracket) from magnetic navigational device when inactive
Dimensions
102 (W) x 260 (H) x 83 (D) mm max. when stowed in bracket
Materials
UV stabilized plastic chassis
Antenna
Flexible self straightening stainless steel design
GPS RECEIVER
Type
Internal 66 channel high performance receiver
Antenna
Quadrifilar helix antenna