Pieps Backup Transmitter

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Black Diamond PIEPS Backup Avalanche Transmitter - Black Diamond PIEPS Backup Avalanche Rescue Transmitter, lightweight, durable, and worn directly on your body. The PIEPS Backup Avalanche Transmitter transits only in an emergency and automatically goes into transmit mode when separated from your main beacon by more than one meter!

- Outdoorplay

PIEPS Avalanche Beacons Backup Transmitter PP1098790000ALL1. Remember when the unthinkable happens the PIEPS Backup Avalanche Transmitter is there to save your skin.

- CampSaver.com

The Pieps Backup Transmitter is designed to be worn with your avalanche beacon, and provides a backup if you're searching for a victim after a slide and get caught in a secondary avalanche and separated from your beacon by more than a meter. Once the device senses you're no longer in motion, it goes into transmit mode. This is a backup device only, and not intended to be used instead of an avalanche beacon.

- Backcountry.com

Features of the Black Diamond PIEPS Backup Transmitter Compatible with any standard (457 kHz) beacon on the market Accelerometer keeps Backup from transmitting when still in motion 1 Alkaline AAA battery IEC-LR03, 1.5V

- Moosejaw

The Pieps Backup is a mini-transmitter which is an addition to the transceiver worn on your body and active only in emergency broadcasts. Pieps provides the solution for locating a rescuer in the event of a secondary avalanche. The device detects an emergency (no movement and no beacon transmitters active at close range), only then does it send.

- Mountain Gear