The MOB1 is the world’s smallest AIS MOB device with integrated DSC.
The MOB1 is intended to be installed within the life-jacket and will activate automatically on inflation, sending the first alert within 15 seconds. The MOB1 is waterproof to 10 metres and can fit in even the most compact life-jackets.
The integrated strobe light ensures maximum visibility in low light conditions.
The MOB1 communicates with the vessel you have been separated from and other vessels in the vicinity (up to 5 miles range dependent on conditions).
In an emergency rescueME MOB1 provides 2 methods of rapidly communicating your position, accurate to a few metres, back to the vessel, plus providing visual indication via its built in strobe light.
The best chance of rapid rescue if you fall overboard comes from your own vessel.
Once activated your MOB1 will transmit an alert to all AIS receivers and AIS enabled plotters in the vicinity. The integrated GPS ensures precise location is sent to your vessel and any others that may be assisting.
An additional feature of the MOB1, is its ability to activate the DSC alarm on your vessels VHF, alerting your crew to the situation.
- AIS (Automatic Identification System)
- Integrated DSC transmitter (Digital Selective Calling)*
- 30% (typ) smaller than competitors
- Automatic activation
- Simple lifejacket integration**
- 7 year battery life
- 24+ hours operational life
- 5 year warranty***
- Fast accurate positioning
- MOB1 DSC Functionality Expained
For information regarding: Testing, DSC, Lifejacket installation, etc. – Please find the attached User Manual
Below you can also find a video on how to fit the MOB1 to a life-jacket. This example is shown on a Spinlock Deckvest 6D, the installation is the same for all compatible lifejackets. The attached video is a visual aid for customers. The user manual does contain a description and diagram of how to fit the MOB1 as well.