The Australis 26k Scanning Receiver is the preferred choice worldwide for those people who need to find a VHF transmitter under all conditions.
It’s superior signal receiving abilities are combined with durabililty in a lightweight housing with LCD display.
The receiver comes with a heavy duty leather case that can be carried around the neck or from a belt.
The battery pack consists of rechargeable NiCad batteries with an operating life of around 14 hours before requiring a recharge of four hours at fast charge rate.
Spare rechargeable battery packs are available and a battery holder to use with dry cells as required.
The Australis 26k is capable of detecting signals over four adjacent frequency bands and has the ability to automatically scan through up to 100 transmitter frequencies. This is an invaluable feature when tracking animals.
The Australis 26k can also be used in the normal manual mode, if preferred, searching for one transmitter at a time.