Kannad Solo PLB Personal Locator Beacon
Kannad Solo PLB Personal Locator Beacon

Kannad Marine SafeLink Solo

The Solo’s compact size and three step activation process means it is popular with fishing and workboat crew as it is easy to handle and rugged enough to be used in a commercial work environment. The Solo PLB also comes with carry pouch and floatation pouch.

The SOLO is one of the world’s first Galileo-enabled Personal Location Beacon (PLB), which is a personal safety device designed to alert search and rescue services and allow them to quickly locate you in the event of an emergency, on land or sea.


  • Subscription-free & no call charges
  • Compact, light and durable
  • Waterproof to 10m and buoyant when used with flotation pouch.
  • True global emergency alerting via COSPAS-SARSAT satellites
  • 406 MHz international distress signal and 121.5 MHz homing signal
  • GPS & Galileo receivers for accelerated location detection
  • Minimum of 24 hours continuous operation
  • Simple 3 stage activation
  • Operates at temperatures down to -20°C
  • SOS LED flash light
  • Self-test up to 12 times per year
  • 6 year replaceable battery life
  • Flotation pouch, lanyard and universal pouch included.

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Standards Cospas-Sarsat T.001/T.007 class2, RTCM
11010.2, ETSI EN 302152-1,, AS/NZS 4280.2, NSS-PLB11
Sealing depth Immersion to 10m (30ft) for 5 mins
-20 to +55ºC (-4 to +131ºF)
Storage temperature -30 to +70ºC (-22 to +158ºF)
Altitude 12,192m (40,000ft)
Buoyancy Category 2, will not float (keep in buoyancy pouch provided)
Battery type Lithium Manganese
Transmit duration > 24 hours @ -20ºC (-4ºF)
Battery life (storage) 6 years from date of manufacture
Battery replacement Service centre
Battery Use Logged by microprocessor
Frequency 406.031 MHz (alert) / 121.5 MHz (homer)
Power 5W (alert) / 50MW (homer) nominal
Unique ID Number Factory or dealer programmed
GNSS Receiver GPS(L1)+GALILEO(E1), 72 channel, ceramic patch antenna
Size (D x W x L) 36 x 50 x 112mm (1.42″ x 1.97″ x 4.40″)
Weight 165g (5.08oz)
Indicator Light High brightness LED signal light
SOS flash light Morse code SOS flash pattern, 30 operations
Activation Manual, three stage
Self-test Tests transmitters, battery and light
Warranty 1 year (+ 4 years with online registration)
Part Number K91-001-310A-C (SafeLink SOLO)