HydroFix™ Hydrostatic Release Unit for Category I EPIRB
A rod system does not rely on a battery, blade or pyrotechnic device to release the beacon. This advantage allows for a quick, seamless and reliable release in an emergency. Note that this is a date-stamped product and must be replaced every 2 years from the date of installation or 4 years from the date of manufacture.
**Allows release of a beacon from a Category I bracket when submerged in water between 4.9′ – 13.1′ (1.5 – 4 m)
**100% factory tested
Fits: Open Face™, Sea Shelter™ Sea Shelter™2 and Sea Shelter™3 brackets
Size: 2.5″ x 3.4″ x 2.0″ (6.3 x 8.6 x 5.0 cm)
Weight: 3.3oz (93.6 g)
Not for use with the follownig outdated EPIRBS: 2754,2756,2758, and 2759