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G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind
G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind
G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind
G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind
G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind
Mcmurdo

G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind

Catalogue Code: 500102
£599.95 Available in selected stores
Save £132.05 RRP £732.00
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Description
Mcmurdo G8 EPIRB/AIS Smartfind

For enhanced detection & location performance, the G8 combines a global alerting 406MHz EPIRB with the localised locating & tracking power of AIS. Receiving GNSS coordinates from a wider range of satellite constellations as well as sending a signal to all vessels in the vicinity with an AIS receiver means that the G8 will help accelerate rescue times.
• QUADROTECH EPIRB with four search & rescue frequencies for Alert, Locate, Tracking & Recovery elements of search & rescue
• Optimised for MEOSAR satellite infrastructure
• 72 channel multi-constellation GNSS receiver
• Manual/Auto activation
• SmartSwitch reusable ON power button cover to prevent accidental activation
• 360° Strobe light – 3 high intensity LEDs, 0.2cd minimum, 23 flashes/min
• 48hrs minimum operating time
• Lithium Ion Disulphide battery
• Multiple self-tests – 120 short system tests & 20 long GNSS receiver tests
• Easy service battery
• EPIRB Transmits: 406MHz @ 5W & 121.5MHz @ 100mW
• AIS Transmits: 161.975 MHz @ 2W
• Operating Temp: -20°C to +55°C
• Size (inc antenna): H423xW104xD103mm (antenna L206mm)
• Weight: 710g
• Includes mounting bracket

All EPIRBs and PLBs sold by Force 4 are pre-programmed with the UK country code and are therefore eligable for registration with the UK Beacon Registry. Whilst they will function anywhere around the world, the first authority to be contacted in an emergency situation would be the UK Coastguard Agency in FalmouthNon Uk residents will need the EPIRB/PLB to be re coded ( programming fee applicable) to their country code and registered with their countries Beacon registry. Please also note that the EPIRBS we sell are not compliant with AMSA regulations and therefore cannot be supplied into, or registered in, Australia.

Availability
Stock Availability

Stock can move quickly, so this is just a suggestion of current levels, please phone the shop to confirm.

The ship to store service is based on Head Office sending stock to a branch.

If you wish to call & collect stock, please do so over the phone using the number provided.

Store Availability Telephone
Nailsworth (Head Office) Not currently in stock 0345 130 0710
Force 4 Chandlery Cardiff Not currently in stock 02920 787190
Force 4 Chandlery Chichester Not currently in stock 01243 773788
Force 4 Chandlery Deacons Not currently in stock 02380 402182
Force 4 Chandlery Lymington Not currently in stock 01590 673698
Force 4 Chandlery Plymouth Not currently in stock 01752 548301
Force 4 Chandlery Poole 01202 723311
Force 4 Chandlery Poole Quay Not currently in stock 01202673056
Force 4 Chandlery Port Hamble Not currently in stock 02380 454858
Force 4 Chandlery Southampton Not currently in stock 02380 632 725
Concession & collection point Chichester Not currently in stock 01243 773788

- Good Availability

- Low Availability

- One item left

Delivery & Returns
Delivery

Our Mail Order team ship chandlery, yacht parts and sailing clothing around the world. We use the best value couriers available, and we will endeavour to get your products to you as quickly and as cost effectively as possible.

UK Standard Delivery

  • UK Mainland 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £3.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • UK Mainland 1 - 25Kg £5.95 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • UK Mainland 25Kg+ Price on request
  • UK Mainland Next Day 0 - 25Kg £9.95 Courier service with signature
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £3.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 1 - 20Kg £9.95 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 20Kg+ Price on request
  • Channel Islands 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £5.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • Channel Islands 1 - 20Kg £13.50 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • Channel Islands 20Kg+ Price on request ​

UK Exceptional Delivery

  • UK Mainland; Antifoul & paints £5.95
  • UK Mainland; Inflatable dinghy £10.00
  • UK Mainland; Liferafts £15.00
  • UK Mainland; Flares £20.00
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Antifoul & paints £9.95
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Inflatable dinghy price on request
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Liferafts price on request
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Flares not available to ship at this time
  • Channel Islands; Antifoul & paints £13.50
  • Channel Islands; Inflatable dinghy price on request Channel Islands; Flares not available to ship at this time

For further delivery information click here.

Returns

Standard Returns

If you are not entirely happy with your purchase, we will exchange or refund your goods in full, provided that the items are returned within 14 days of receipt.*

Please check the condition of goods on arrival - we are unable to accept goods damaged during shipping after 14 days.

Returned goods must be packaged securely, with all original packaging undamaged and in a saleable condition i.e. shoe boxes must be in the same condition as when received.

Goods must be unused and security seals intact.*

If you would like to return goods because they were ordered incorrectly or if clothing does not fit, return postage will be at your expense. If you would like us to replace the goods with another size or colour, we will charge carriage on the replacement.

Please be aware that some navigational and safety products may be dated, and as such a full refund may in some cases not be possible. If you are purchasing dated navigational charts we suggest you contact us for more information.

Faulty Goods

If you receive your goods and believe them to be faulty, please contact us straight away with a brief description of the problem. If we require you to return the product for a replacement, we will send you a pre-paid Royal Mail label for delivery back to us. Unfortuantely we cannot send the courier back to collect the items.

Returning goods to Force 4 is easy!

  1. Please contact us by ringing 0345 1300 710 or email on returns@force4.co.uk. This way we'll be able to determine whether you would like to return the product for a refund or whether you'd like to exchange the product. We are unable to process the return of faulty goods that we're not expecting.
  2. We'll then give you a returns number. This returns number will need to be clearly marked on the outside of your parcel so it can be identified on arrival. Please note, failure to mark a returns reference number on the outside of your parcel may result in a delay in processing your return.
  3. Don't forget your proof of postage, just in case!
  4. Once we receive the item we'll be able to proceed with a refund or an exchange.

*this excludes faulty goods with manufacturers defects. If goods are found to be faulty during use, after the returns period, please just give us a ring on 0345 1300 710 and we'll be happy to help.

Questions & Answers
Questions & Answers
How do you arrange the programming of this EPIRB before shipping? Registration we do, but programming with the ships details is usually done beforehand. Jack Brown

No information is actually programmed into the unit at any point after its manufacture. When you receive the EPIRB you send your information (Including your MMSI number) to the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency. In the event your EPIRB is activated, the Coastguard Agency will be alerted to a distress call coming from the unique ID associated with your EPIRB. This is cross referenced with the details of the vessel registered to that EPIRB, and the information will be passed on to the closest rescue authority.

16/10/19

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Men's Size Guide

  To Fit Height To Fit Chest
X SMALL 5'2" - 5'4" 34 - 36"
SMALL 5'5" - 5'7" 36 - 38"
MEDIUM 5'7" - 5'10" 38 - 40"
LARGE 5'11" - 6'1" 41 - 43"
X LARGE 6'1" - 6'3" 44 - 46"
X LARGE 6'3" - 6'5" 46 - 48"

 

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4 37   6
4.5 37.5   6.5
5 38 5.5 7
5.5 38.5 6 7.5
6 39.5 6.5 8
6.5 40 7 8.5
7 40.5 7.5 9
7.5 41.5 8 9.5
8 42 8.5 10
8.5 42.5 9  
9 43 9.5  
9.5 44 10  
10 44.5 10.5  
10.5 45 11  
11 45.5 11.5  
11.5 46.5 12  
12 47 12.5  
12.5 47.5 13  
13 48 13.5  
14 50 14.5  
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