An avalanche beacon search is usually comprised of three phases: the signal, coarse, and fine search. For more information on basic beacon searching,watch the following video:
The world's only 3-antenna Tracker. Beacon comes with a harness.
- Frequency: 457 kHz
- Batteries: three AAA alkaline
- Battery life: minimum 1 hour in search mode after 200 hours in transmit mode (approximately 250 hours in transmit only or 50 hours in search only)
- Weight: 6.4 ounces / 181 grams without harness and batteries.
- Dimensions: 5x3.5x1 inches / 13x8.5x2.5 cm.
- Limited 5-year warranty
- Assembled and tested in the USA
- Certified to be in compliance with all applicable North American and European norms.
- US Patent #6,167,249 & 6,484,021 B1