Video of EPIRB checking by ARG Tester and EPIRB Tester Mini

#EPIRB 1 min 103 views

This video illustrates the procedure of inspection of an emergency positioning indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) operating via COSPAS-SARSAT system by means of two different Testers : ARG Tester manufactured by Sartech and BEACON Tester Mini (or simply BT Mini) manufactured by Musson Marine. We suppose it would be interesting from the point of comparing different approaches to the procedure of testing offered by different manufacturers.

The task is to measure the frequency, power level and decode Cospas-Sarsat message content. All procedure should be carried out in accordance with IMO Circular 1040.

Comments

Be the first to comment

Please or to leave a comment.

Other Articles

A

Cospas-Sarsat is an international satellite-based system. It detects and locates the radio beacons activated by persons, aircraft or ...

#EPIRB 6 min
Second

The Second Generation Beacon (SGB) is a product that has been expected in the maritime industry in the last ...

#EPIRB 15 min
Evolution

The phased implementation of the GMDSS began with the mandatory equipping of vessels with satellite beacons. Its introduction made it ...

#EPIRB 24 min
Password Recovery
* By submitting the data, you agree ✓ to our privacy policy
Registration
* By submitting the data, you agree ✓ to our privacy policy