Ocean Signal Rescue Me EPIRB1 PRO - FLOAT FREE Cat 1 406 MHz EPIRB with GPS - EPIRB1-PRO  (Cat 1-FF)

Meets or exceeds all International standards including IMO and GMDSS.
The EPIRB1 Pro also comes complete with a Category 1 Automatic Release Housing (commonly referred to as ‘float free’). 
This ensures that the EPIRB is automatically deployed from the bracket by the internal Hydrostatic Release Unit.

Cat 1 Float Free EPIRBs are now required by law for most domestic commercial vessels (See PDF above).

What is a Float Free EPIRB? - See Advice and Tips Tab

  • A float-free EPIRB is a water-activated distress beacon fitted in a float-free bracket.
  • It is designed to activate when a vessel sinks to a depth of 1–4 metres.
  • It uses a hydrostatic release device and a water-activated switch.
  • With a clear path, it floats to the surface and transmits a distress signal.
  • A float-free EPIRB can also be manually activated in the event of an emergency.


  • Most compact Float Free EPIRB / 30% Smaller Footprint (typically) -see dimensions in picture above
  • State of the art 66 channel GPS receiver for fast and accurate position acquisition
  • Float Free bracket, automatic release housing with Hydrostatic Release Unit
  • High intensity strobe lights
  • 10 Year Battery Life
  • Intuitive operating controls protected from accidental activation
  • Meets or exceeds all International standards including IMO and GMDSS
  • Class 2 EPIRB (-20°C – +55°C) for general use
  • Non hazardous battery
  • Can also be manually activated

The SafeSea EPIRB1 Pro operates in the 406MHz satellite band.
This band comprises the international distress frequencies that are constantly monitored by Cospas-Sarsat, the international search and rescue satellite operator

Replacement Hydrostatic Release Units Available.

Regardless of brand the Hydrostatic Release Unit in all Float Free EPIRBs needs to be replaced every 2 years.
The EPIRB1 PRO  Hydrostatic Release is competitively priced, user changeable and stocked in Australia.





It is mandatory to register your EPIRB.

Yes -  we can promptly ship this item to you anywhere in Australia!

SKU 992087
Model # EPIRB1-PRO
Brand Ocean Signal
Shipping Weight 1.5000kg
Shipping Width 0.150m
Shipping Height 0.150m
Shipping Length 0.260m
Shipping Cubic 0.005850000m3
Unit Of Measure Each

5 Year warranty.

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