RescueME MOB1 Man Overboard AIS/DSC
The MOB1 is compatible with even the most compact inflatable life-jackets. It is intended to be installed within the life-jacket and will activate automatically on inflation, sending the first alert within 15 seconds.
The integrated strobe light ensures maximum visibility in low light conditions.
The MOB1 communicates with the vessel you have been separated from and other vessels in the vicinity (up to 5 miles range dependent on conditions).
In an emergency it provides 2 methods of rapidly communicating your position, accurate to a few metres, back to the vessel.
Once activated the MOB1 will transmit an alert to all AIS receivers and AIS enabled plotters in the vicinity. The integrated GPS ensures precise location is sent to your vessel and any others that may be assisting.
An additional feature of the MOB1, is its ability to activate the DSC alarm on your vessels VHF, alerting your crew to the situation.
# 24+ hours operational life
# Typically 30% smaller than other units on the market.
# 7 year battery life
# 5 year warranty
# AIS transmission Transmit Power: 1Watt
# Frequency: 161.975/162.025MHz
# DSC Transmission Transmit Power: 1Watt
# Frequency: 156.525MHz
# Messages: Individual Distress
# Relay Distress Alert (by single call made on press of the activation button)
# Temperature range (operational): -20oC - +55oC
# Temperature range (storage): -30oC - +70oC
# Waterproof: 10m depth
# Size: H134 x W38 x D27mm
# Weight: 92 grams
Compatibility: Most modern AIS plotters and DSC VHF comply with the standards required to receive MOB transmissions. It is however, especially if you are using older equipment, recommended that you check compatibility with the equipment manufacturer.