S.701 Search &
Rescue Transponder (SART) from SevenStar
Electronics Limited has been designed to fulfil and exceed the requirements
of X-band Marine Search & Rescue Radar Transponders as specified for use
GMDSS community. It has been designed and built using the most
modern components available, and offers several features which give it
significant advantages over earlier generation SARTs.
been Type Approved to both the
FCC and EU MED requirements
and carries the 'Wheelmark'
symbol. It also has Greek, Indian and Ukraine certification
It has been specifically designed with life-raft fitment in
mind, as well as conventional 'carry-off' use. It is
of auto activation in liferaft installations, and is
one of the smallest and
lightest SARTs available today.
low power consumption
made it the
first SART that could be
shipped globally as NON-HAZARDOUS goods
- much simpler, quicker and cheaper to ship and stock. And
unique digital design
brings new levels of sophistication, with reduced component count and
The 12 dots in the picture are the clearly recognisable SART radar
models are currently available. The
model is the full
Carry-Off version, with mounting bracket, tether, and straps. It can be
fixed to any convenient bulkhead or wall. The
is the liferaft
version, supplied on its own to make the most of its ultra-slim profile
and stow easily inside the raft. It can also be arranged to activate
automatically as the raft inflates. An optional 1 meter telescopic
mounting pole is also available.
is the result of
many years experience in the specification, design, manufacture and use of
SARTs and related marine safety equipment. It brings together the ultimate in
high-reliability design, modern manufacturing techniques and 'designed-in' ease of
deployment. It produces an instantly recognizable “12 dot” radar
return to alert and then direct rescue vessels to the survivors.