FastFind Crew1 AIS MOB Distress Beacon

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Item no. 91035
Available on 12.07.2022
SVB price: €243.66
Excl. VAT, excl. shipping costs.
This is a NET-price excluding German VAT. Shipments to countries outside of the EU may be subject to import duties and taxes.
€243.66 This is a NET-price excluding German VAT. Shipments to countries outside of the EU may be subject to import duties and taxes.
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McMurdo FastFind Crew1 AIS MOB distress beacon

Product details

The McMurdo FastFind Crew 1 AIS MOB beacon features semi-automatic triggering and a host of other functions to quickly identify the position of the person in distress and assist local rescuers in locating them. This AIS MOB beacon is compact and light, making it extremely easy to carry.

The FastFind Crew1 AIS transceiver features water and manual activation options. It boasts a high-powered battery for 36 hrs activation time. The high-strength LED signals SOS message to detect and aid rescue of the person in distress in low light.

Thanks to the robust housing construction, the AIS distress transmitter is waterproof with 50m immersion depth and designed for use on board. The McMurdo FastFind Crew1 AIS MOB should be part of every personal safety kit.

The FastFind Crew1 AIS MOB is supplied with a clip to attach the unit to a life jacket strap and an additional clip to attach the AIS beacon to the life jacket’s oral tube. This clip can be installed on either side of the mouthpiece.

Manual activation
Manual activation is done by pulling off the red antenna cap to release the antenna and then pulling the activation tab off. The AIS distress transmitter immediately starts to determine the position and then transmits the AIS alert message.

Automatic activation
To enable automatic activation, the red antenna cap must be removed beforehand to release the antenna. As soon as the water sensor embedded at the bottom side of the device comes is immersed in water for more than 3 seconds, the AIS distress transmitter is activated and then transmits the AIS alert message.

  • Compact design
  • Compatible with many life jackets
  • Fast and precise GPS for location determination
  • Semi-automatic activation option on water contact or manual
  • Powerful SOS emergency light
  • High battery capacity with a runtime of 36 hours at -10°C
  • Waterproof to IP68 at a depth of up to 50 metres

Technical Data
Frequency: 161.975 MHz (AIS 1)
162.025 MHz (AIS 2)
Data rate: 9,600 bps
Transmission power: 2 watts
AIS message type Message 1 (TXID, GPS Position, SOG, COG)
Message 14 (MOB ACTIVE or MOB TEST
GPS channels: 72
GPS postion update: One minute
Battery type: Lithium (not rechargeable)
Operating time: 36 hours at -10°C
Storage (battery life) 5 years, replacement due after emergency use
Ambient operating temperature: -20°C to 55°C
Storage temperature -30°C to 70°C
Water rating: IP68, immersion depth 50 m
Dimensions: 129x52x40mm (L*W*D)
Weight: 160 g (main unit only)
Delivery contents: McMurdo FastFind Crew1
Belt clip
Oral tube clip
Instruction manual
Self-test activation tab


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