The ACR ResQLink+ PLB-375 Personal Locator Beacon is the world’s smallest PLB, which even floats. You can carry the ResQLink with you every time you leave your home. The ResQLink+ weighs only 5.4 oz, which is less than a couple of PowerBars.
It is only 4.5 inches in height, which is smaller than a cell phone. This device is a full-powered, GPS-enabled rescue beacon designed mainly for boaters, pilots and water-borne sportsmen.
The ResQLink has three levels of integrated signal technology i.e. GPS positioning, a powerful 406 MHz signal, and 121.5 MHz homing capability, which instantly and accurately relays your location to a worldwide network of search and rescue satellites.
Another remarkable feature is there is a built-in strobe light for visibility during night rescues. The ResQLink works easily even in extreme conditions and situations. What you need to do is to activate the antenna and press the ON button for its operation.
The ResQLink has a powerful 66 channel GPS, which guides rescuers within 100 meters or less of the help seeker’s position. Through this device, continental U.S., search and rescue personnel are immediately alerted of your position in as little as five minutes.
For routine verification, you can go for two built-in tests to be sure that the ResQLink is functioning and ready for use. If you push a button, you can easily test internal electronics and GPS functionality.
The device features a small sized (1.9″W x 4.5″H x 1.6″D) along with a non-hazmat battery suitable for easy shipping. The battery has six years certificate with a shelf life of incredible 11 years. Manually deployed the ResQLink+ has a five-year warranty.
The box includes the ResQLink+, registration forms (required), and owner’s manual. One can register and conduct a full test for the verification of performance. You can do bi-monthly or tri-monthly test for checking the integrity of the unit.
It’s also ideal for those who like to go for adventurous trekking and lose trails. You never know when you will be in emergency looking for help from rescuers.
ACR ResQLink+ has 3 systems such as 406MHz @ 5 watts, GPS, and 121 MHz Homing, to help Search and Rescue (SAR) locate you faster than any other Personal Locator Beacon.
The ACR ResQLink+ PLB-375 is the only type of personal locator beacon you can depend on for activities in the wilderness and the most important thing is it can be used in any countries of the world unlike other devices.
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