Originally Posted by Bavafa
I am at about the point to order the ELT and looking at the Artex 345. Any thoughts or critics of using Artex 345 instead? It can accept GPS data, a bit heavier but better battery life time.
I don't have it yet but am planning to use the Artex 345. It just looks better quality to me than the ACK unit and one nice thing about Artex is they support the ability to do a full test to verify the satellite is getting the signal and correctly identifying your unit. To the best of my knowledge other ELT suppliers don't provide that service so you'll never know for sure that it works unless it's activated in an emergency.
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