ACR and Ocean Signal develop the next generation EPIRB

Time Counts ACR and Ocean Signal develop the next generation EPIRB. There are many sailors who appreciate the lifesaving technology of Emergency Position Indication Radio Beacon (EPIRB) devices. Without it, their rescue may have turned out quite differently.  EPIRBS, as most know, transmit a 406 MHz distress signal via the Cospas-Sarsat satellite system to contact […]

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The Advantages of Marine Lithium Batteries

Lithium batteries weigh substantially less than comparable lead-acid models. That’s a big advantage in a boat. Steve Sanford Special delivery: Sign up for the free Salt Water Sportsman email newsletter. Subscribe to Salt Water Sportsman magazine for $19 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Marine batteries aboard today’s saltwater fishing boats are more critical than ever […]

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ACR Electronics Locator Beacons Approved for Sale in U.S.

The ResQLink View RLS and ResQLink 410 RLS Personal Locator Beacons have been approved for sale in the U.S. by the US SARSAT Program. Cospas-Sarsat approved, the beacons utilize life-saving, next generation technology to offer more user-friendly features and functionality that assist in saving lives. “ACR Electronics is proud to bring the Return Link Service […]

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