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Product Number 2881 2880 2882 2884
Model Number PLB-375 PLB-375 PLB-350B PLB-350C
Size 1.6 x 1.9 x 4.5” (4.1 x 4.8 x 11.4 cm) 1.3 x 1.9 x 3.9” (3.3 x 4.8 x 9.9 cm) 2.3 x 5.8 x 1.45” (5.9 x 14.8 x 3.7 cm) 2.3 x 5.8 x 1.45” (5.9 x 14.8 x 3.7 cm)
Weight 5.4 oz (153 g) 4.6 oz (130 g) 9.2 oz (261 g) with lanyard 9.2 oz (261 g) with lanyard
Battery, Class Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium batteries Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium batteries Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium batteries Class 2 (non-hazmat) lithium batteries
Battery, Replacement Interval Replacement due six (6) years from date of manufacture or after emergency use Replacement due six (6) years from date of manufacture or after emergency use Replacement due six (6) years from date of manufacture or after emergency use Replacement due six (6) years from date of manufacture or after emergency use
Battery, Operational Life Exceeds required 24 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C) Exceeds required 24 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C) Exceeds 24 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C) Exceeds 24 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C)
Battery, Storage -40°F to + 158°F (-40°C to +70°C) -40°F to + 158°F (-40°C to +70°C) -40°F to + 158°F (-40°C to +70°C) -40°F to + 158°F (-40°C to +70°C)
Battery, Typical Performance 30 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C) 30 Hours @-4°F (-20°C) 35 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C) 30 Hours @ -4°F (-20°C)
Material High Impact UV Resistant Plastic Engineered polycarbonate blend Engineered polycarbonate blend Engineered polycarbonate blend
Color ACR-treuse™ (high visibility yellow) ACR-treuse™ (high visibility yellow) ACR-treuse™ (high visibility yellow) ACR-treuse™ (high visibility yellow)
Activation Manual Manual Manual Manual
Operation 2 steps: deploy antenna, press ON button, giving clear view of sky 2 steps: deploy antenna, press ON button, giving clear view of sky 2 steps: deploy antenna, press ON button. Give clear view of sky 2 steps: deploy antenna, press ON button. Give clear view of sky
Waterproof 16.40 ft (5 m) @ 1 hr., 33 ft (10 m) @ 10 min. Factory tested @ 70°F, exceeds RTCM waterproof requirements 16.40 ft (5 m) @ 1 hr., 33 ft (10 m) @ 10 min. Factory tested @ 70°F, exceeds RTCM waterproof requirements 16.40 ft (5 m) @ 1 hr., 33 ft (10 m) @ 10 min. Factory tested @ 70°F, exceeds RTCM waterproof requirements 16.40 ft (5 m) @ 1 hr., 33 ft (10 m) @ 10 min. Factory tested @ 70°F, exceeds RTCM waterproof requirements
Approvals Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, Canada, R&TTE, Australia, New Zealand Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, Canada, R&TTE, Australia, New Zealand. Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, Canada, R&TTE, New Zealand Cospas-Sarsat, FCC, Canada, R&TTE, New Zealand
Limited Warranty 5 years 5 years 5 years 5 years
Lead Free Yes Yes Yes Yes
Accessories Double-sided Attachment Velcro Strap Included Optional Flotation Pouch P/N 9521 Attachment clip included Attachment clip included
406Link.com 220 self tests/12 GPS tests 220 self tests/12 GPS tests
Radiated Power 5W (406 MHz), 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz) 5W (406 MHz), 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz) 6.3W (406 MHz), 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz) 6.3W (406 MHz), 50 mW +/-3dB (121.5 MHz)