“Like” Blue Water Sailing magazine’s Facebook page thru April 30th and you will be automatically entered to win a FastFind 220 PLB! Retailed at $249.99 from West Marine.
Get found fast with the FastFind 220, featuring improved battery storage life (now six years) and retro reflective detailing for improved visibility in low light. A buoyant storage pouch is now included to assure that this PLB will float if dropped in the water.
Like its predecessor the FastFind 210, the FastFind 220 fits in the palm of your hand and no subscription fees are required. Transmits a unique emergency message identifier to pinpoint your location to within 100 feet anywhere in the world in as little as five minutes. 406MHz transmitter. Built-in GPS. Weighs just 5.36oz.
- Activation Method: Manual
- GPS: 50 channel
- Frequency: 406 MHz with 121.5 MHz homing signal
- Battery Life: 6-yr. storage; 24 hour operation
- Performance: >35 hrs. @ 50°F (+10°C); >24 hrs. @ -4°F (-20°C)
- Dimensions: 4 3/16″L x 1 7/8″W x 1 3/8″D
- Strobe: Morse code SOS flash pattern, 30 operations
- Weight: 5.36oz.
- Waterproof: Waterproof to 10m for 5 minutes
- Warranty: Five years