Marco Polo Advanced Single RC Aircraft Recovery System
Eureka Technology now brings the advantages of the Advanced tracking tags to the RC tracking arena. Waterproof to IP67 standards and housed in a durable, crush-proof, polycarbonate enclosure, the Advanced RC system provides the ultimate in crash survivability. Simply attach the compact and lightweight tag transceiver to your RC Aircraft, turn it on, and you're ready to fly!
* Simple to setup and use, single button-push to begin searching for lost RC aircraft with real-time distance and direction feedback
*Works anywhere, totally self-contained, no GPS or cell network required, no monthly service contracts, ideal for remote areas.
*Rechargeable lithium-ion battery transceiver tag gives you up to 15 days to find your lost model.
*Super small, compact tag transceiver easily fits on even small RC aircraft, weighs only .8 oz. (42 g).
*Does not interfere with RC radios – Marco Polo only transmits when you activate search mode from the handheld locator.
*Great solution for recovering model rockets as well.
System Radio Frequency Operational Specs.
*Method – Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum (FHSS) 50 Channels
*Band: ISM 902.5 Mhz. – 906.5 Mhz.
*License Requirements: ISM/unlicensed, operates under FCC Part 15 Section 247
*Single Frequency Dwell Time: 50 msec. once every 4 mins.
*Receiver Sensitivity: -125 dBm
*Communications Coding: Data coding and forward error correction allow the system to operate with a BER as low as 1:10, significantly improving overall system range.
* Line of sight: up to 2 miles typical
* Open terrain, rolling hills with few obstructions: up to .5 – 1 mile
*Dense suburban areas: 2,000 ft. typical
† Ranges shown are typical under controlled testing. Your results will vary with your actual conditions.
*Up to 3 transceiver tags per Locator
*Internal audible alarm
*External siren alarm (optional)
*External auto dialer (optional – requires telco landline)
Locator Physical Specifications
* Height: 6 in. (152 mm)
* Width: 3.5 in. (90 mm)
* Depth: 1.5 in. (44 mm)
* Weight: 7.8 oz. (221 g)
Locator Battery and Charge Capacity†
* Rechargeable Li•ion battery (included)
* 3 days when in continuous tracking mode
* 8 hours in searching mode
* 3 days in monitor mode
† Battery charge life values shown are typical. Your experience may vary with your actual use, battery age and ambient temperature.
* Light rain
Tag Transceiver Physical Specifications
* Height: 2 in. (51 mm) – not including 3.1 in. (79 mm) flex antenna
* Width: 1.375 in. (35 mm)
* Depth: .75 in. (19 mm)
* Weight: .8 oz. (23 g), 1 oz. (29 g) including clip-in holder and strut adapter
Tag Transceiver Battery and Charge Capacity†
Rechargeable lithium polymer battery, included (non-user serviceable)
* 15 days idle mode
* 3 days tracking mode
* 45 days monitor mode
† Battery charge life values shown are typical. Your experience may vary with your actual use.
Tag Transceiver Weatherproofing