406 MHz ELT Tester (Test Set)

406MHz ELT Tester handheld and lightweight

Technical description

The 406MHz ELT Tester allows to perform:

  • reception, demodulation and decoding of the emergency information transmitted on channel 406 MHz;
  • position data encoding(if available) in degree’s, minutes, seconds;
  • frequency measurement of 406MHz signal with accuracy ± 500Hz;
  • frequency measurement of 121,5 MHz signal with accuracy ± 300Hz;
  • frequency measurement of 243 MHz signal with accuracy ± 300Hz;
  • level measurement on 406 MHz channel in range 19…43dBm with accuracy ±0.5dB (-34…-10dBm ±2dB  by means of antenna);
  • level measurement on 121.5 MHz channel in range 13…20dBm with accuracy ±0.5dB (-40…-34dBm ±2dB  by means of antenna);
  • level measurement on 243 MHz channel in range 13…20dBm with accuracy ±0.5dB (-40…-34dBm ±2dB  by means of antenna);;
  • estimation of the positive/negative phase deviation of modulated signal with accuracy to  ± 2,8о;
  • measurement of total transmission time of 406 MHz signal with accuracy ± 0,2%;
  • measurement of  unmodulated carrier duration of 406 MHz signal with accuracy ± 0,2%;;
  • estimation of the equivalent radiated power of 406 MHz signal through broadcast.

The tester power supply is performed by 4 AA batteries 1,5V, as well as by external DC source with voltage 4,5…7 V and load current no less than 300 mA. The tester is power supplied by USB cable when connected to computer or net USB adapter.

Approximate continuous operation time of the tester from the internal power supply elements is about 6 hours.

406MHz ELT Tester is comlpetely compatible with Galileo Search and Rescue System.

ELT Testers available on the market

Elt Test Equipment market overview

There are several analogues offered on the ELT Test equipment market:

  • Artex ELT Test Set
  • WS Technologies BT100AV Series
  • ARG 5410 MKII Tester

We carefully examined and took into account all benefits of mentioned equipment. And we need to declare that we ready to offer efficient solution for this market. So, we should add one more item to this list :

  • Musson Marine Ltd ELT Tester (ELTT-124)

That completely corresponds to all aviation regulations and other authority’s requirement, light-weight and user-friendly tester.

 

 

Products

ELT Tester Mini w/ Wi-Fi

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BT-611M Beacon Tester

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Beacon Simulator BG-105

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Airborne AIS Test Set

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Sarsat Beacon Monitoring System

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Aircraft Radio Test Set

The Aircraft Radio Test Set enables functional and verification testing of MF/HF/VHF airborne radio equipment, emergency locator transmitters as well as airborne AIS stations. Aircraft Radio Test Set is be used to diagnose faulty radio communications equipment while installed in the aircraft. Set fulfills the specific requirements for maintenance, repair and device verification after production.

AIS (AIS-SART) Tester Pro Lab

AIS (AIS-SART) Tester Pro Lab is designed for laboratories and manufactures of AIS and AIS-SARTs. The AIS Test Set is intended for verification AIS and AIS-SART parameters in real time with saving all received data. AIS Tester Pro Lab is extended version of AIS Tester M1, have the same features but allows to perform deep analysis of AIS and AIS-SART functions in real time.