Artex 406 MHz ELT

ME406 Emergency Locator Transmitter w/ Rod Antenna

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The Artex ME406 series ELT is designed especially for general aviation aircraft worldwide. The ME406 transmits on 406.028 and 121.5 MHz and is identified by serial number or aircraft tail number. Upon activation, the ELT transmits an encoded digital message to the COSPAS/SARSAT satellite system every 50 seconds providing immediate search response and accuracy within 3 kilometers. Features include a five year battery and mounting that is compatible with most existing ELT housings. The ME406 "ACE" replaces ACK and Ameri-King ELT's without replacing cables and has same rack hole mounts and switch panel cut-out.

Size: 6.6" x 3.7" x 2.85"
Weight: 2.05 lbs.

Operating Frequencies 406 MHz ±1 kHz Biphase L (16K0G1D)
121.5 MHz ±0.005% (A3X)
Output Power 406 MHz: 5 W (440 ms / 50 sec) for 24 hours @ -20°C to +55°C
121.5 MHz: 100 mW min for 50 hours @ -20°C to +55°C
Output Connector BNC Female
Activiation Automatic by 4.5 ft/sec G-Switch or Manual
Battery 5 year Lithium (LiSO2,LiMnO2)
Temerature Operating: -20°C to +55°C
Storage: -55°C to +85°C
Self Test G-Switch
406 MHz Power
121.5 MHz Power
Antenna/Coax Connection
Low Battery
Remote Control ON/ARM/RESET
Antenna Rod(110-338)(<350 KTS)
Whip(110-773)(<200 KTS)
Mounting Hardware Mounting Tray P/N 452-3034
Other Parts Coax cable
Buzzer (to alert ground crews of accidental activation)
Weights ELT Transmitter: 1.85 lbs (833 g)
Mounting Tray: 3.52 oz (100 g)
Total Weight: 2.05 lbs (933 g)
Measurements ELT Transmitter with mounting hardware installed:
6.59" (167 mm) L x 2.86" (73 mm) H x 3.69" (94 mm) W
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