ACR Pathfinder3 SART
Search & Rescue
Survival craft radar transponder for Search and Rescue operations
The ACR Pathfinder3 SART Search & Rescue Radar Transponder (Model #2714NH (2714), formerly #2708) enhances radar returns with 12 intense blips, the first blip represents the SART. This unit only transmits when interrogated by 9 GHz radar, which is standard on search and rescue craft. Includes integral vessel mounting bracket, pole and 10 meter (33 ft) lanyard for security. This manually activated SART has a Test mode that allows testing of the transponder with visual and audible feedback. The Hi-Viz yellow, high impact polystyrene, materials that are designed to withstand rugged environments comprise the construction.
ACR Pathfinder 3 SART Data Sheet (.pdf)
ACR Pathfinder 3 SART Manuel (.pdf)
Features: Enhances radar returns with 12 intense blips, whereby the first blip represents the SART • Unit transmits through the 9.2-9.5 GHz band marine radar when interrogated by radar • Vessel mounting bracket and collapsible pole stowed inside SART • Exclusive ACR Test mode for visual/audible feedback • High impact polystyrene case designed to withstand rugged environments • Compact 12.5 x 3-in unit easily packs into liferaft • 10 meter (33 ft) lanyard for security • Waterproof to 10 meters (33 ft) • Requires lithium battery (5-year replacement life) • Worldwide certification; complies with IMO/GMDSS, FCC Approved , MED • Operational Life - 96 hours in stand-by mode; in excess of 8 hours in operational mode • Application: mandatory requirement for all vessels governed by GMDSS; any yacht or vessel carrying more than one life raft to accommodate crew and passengers