FastFind CREW1

The FastFind CREW1 is an AIS Man Overboard Device with a range of features designed to accelerate detection and support localised rescue for vessel crew in an MOB situation.

Features

  • Highly accurate, regularly updated GPS coordinates to accelerate location detection
  • Water and manual activation options
  • Compatible with AIS electronics, e.g. chart plotters
  • High strength LED signals SOS message to aid low light detection
  • High powered battery allows extended signal operation with 36 hrs activation time (typical for -10C)
  • 5 years storage life
  • IP68 Waterproof with 50m immersion depth.

APPLICABLE STANDARDS

IEC 60945, IEC 61108-1, EN 50383: 2010,
EN 62368-1: 2014 + A11: 2017, EN 303098 V2.2.1,
IEN 50385: 2002, EN 62311: 2008

VHF PERFORMANCE

Frequency AIS 1, 161.975MHz
AIS 2, 162.025 MHz
Data Rate 9,600bps
Tx Power 2W (1W EIRP)
Bandwidth 25 KHz
Modulation GMSK
Range 4nm typical with receiver antenna
> 5m above sea level
AIS Message Type Message 1
(TXID, GPS position, SOG, COG)
Message 14
(MOB ACTIVE or MOB TEST)

GPS RECEIVER

Receiving Channels 72
Frequency L1, 1575.42 MHz
Tracking Sensitivity (-)159 dBm
Reacquisition (-)163 dBm
Position Update Every minute
Position Accuracy < 2.0 m SBAS
< 2.5 m Autonomous

ACTIVATION METHOD

Manual activating or automatic activating with water sensor by immersion

LED INDICATION

Battery (green/red)
GPS Positioning (green/red)

BATTERY

Type Primary Lithium (not rechargeable)
Operating Time 36 hours at -10°C, typical
Storage (battery life) 5 years, replacement due after emergency use

ENVIRONMENTAL

Operating Temperature -20°C~55°C
Storage Temperature -30°C~70°C
Waterproof IP68
Immersion depth (optional) 50m
Compass Safe Distance 0.8m

PHYSICAL

Size 129x52x40mm (L*W*D)
Weight 160 g (main unit only)

ITEMS SUPPLIED

Main MOB unit with webbing belt clip x1
Clip on carrying pouch x1
User guide x1
Oral tube clip for lifejacket x1
Unit Self-test activation tab x1
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