How KTI compares to other brands

KTI’s SafetyAlert SA1 & SA1G EPIRBs give advanced location accuracy and provide up to 3 days transmission time once activated. Featuring an in-built high intensity strobe light for visual detection especially in poor visibility conditions, the SafetyAlert SA1 & SA1G aid rapid and precise location in an emergency.

The SafetyAlert SA1 & SA1G EPIRBs are
low maintenance & extremely cost effective

AUSTRALIAN APPROVEDYESNOT ALWAYS

FEATURES SAFETY ALERT
SA1 & SA1G*
COMPETITOR BRANDS
COSPAS / SARSAT APPROVED YES YES
BATTERY REPLACEMENT INTERVAL 10 YEARS 5-6 YEARS
WARRANTY PERIOD 10 YEARS 6 YEARS
UNIT LIFE EXPECTANCY 20 YEARS UP TO 12 YEARS
NUMBER OF GPS CHANNELS* 66 TYPICALLY 16
GPS ACCURACY* 3 METRES
CONTINUOUSLY UPDATED GPS* 5 MINS 20 MINS – NEVER
BATTERY REPLACEMENT COST (APPROX) $140.00 $200.00+
BATTERY DISCHARGE  RECORDING & LOGGING YES NO
APPROVED FOR OPERATION  BOTH IN & OUT OF WATER YES NO
TRANSMIT TIME 3 DAYS + 2 DAYS
SUPPLIED WITH INDIVIDUAL RELEASE CERTIFICATE YES NO
WARM UP TIME ZERO NOT ALWAYS KNOWN
MANUFACTURED IN AUSTRALIA BY AUSTRALIAN COMPANY YES SOMETIMES
AUSTRALIAN PRODUCT SUPPORT YES SOMETIMES

* ONLY SA1G MODEL HAS BUILT-IN GPS