McMurdo was established in 1937, and since that date has been involved in the production of marine safety equipment. McMurdo are suppliers of marine safety equipment to both the British Royal Navy and US Coastguard, as well as the leisure boating sector. When it comes to EPIRBS and PLB marine safety equipment, Marine Scene, Porthcawl offers a selection of McMurdo products, namely the McMurdo E5 Smartfind 406 Manual Release EPIRB, McMurdo G5 Smartfind 406 Manual Release EPIRB, McMurdo Fastfind Plus 406 GPS PLB EPIRB, and the McMurdo 406 PLB EPIRB.
Leading marine safety manufacturer, McMurdo, has launched two new Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs). The innovative new Smartfind Plus G5 (with GPS) and the Smartfind E5 are both compact, accurate and robust, offering peace of mind to users of all sea going vessels.
- Smartfind E5 Ref: SG-498-82800003A)†
MCMURDO E5 Smartfind EPIRB - Manual. Ref15: CS-11074
MCMURDO EPIRB Fast Find 220 (With GPS). Ref16: CS-11060
New in 2008 is the boundary-breaking new Fastfind MAX G PLB with integral 12 channel GPS. It has a minimum 48 hour operational battery life from activation, and operates at temperatures as low as -20įC. Ref: SMG498-85890001A
MCMURDO G5 Smartfind Plus GPS EPIRB. Ref16: CS-11061
MCMURDO G5 Smartfind Plus GPS EPIRB (With Housing). Ref16: CS-11076
Mcmurdo S20 AIS Smartfind EPIRB. Ref16: CS-11084
Designed to be fitted to a lifejacket the S20 Smartfind AIS MOB device is ready to be activated in the event of a man overboard situation. After the lifejacket is inflated, pull the orange locking tab downwards to release the red cap. Then pull off the red cap to deploy the antenna and activates the S20. The unit features a high precision GPS and transmits your position and identity via AIS back to your vesselís onboard plotter, enabling a fast rescue.
It will transmit continuously for a minimum of 24 hours and has a 7 year battery storage life. The flashing LED indicator light also makes you easier to spot at night.
An automatic deployment option is offered when professionally fitted to compatible lifejackets, allowing the S20 to automatically activate when the lifejacket is inflated