KiwiSat 303 Argos transmitter
The Sirtrack KiwiSat® 303 Argos transmitter is a development of the KiwiSat® 202 adding more flexible scheduling.
The transmitter is highly efficient to maximise battery life whilst providing superior location quality.
Avian KiwiSat® 303s are extremely compact and lightweight.
The solid-cast construction is designed and tested to withstand anything a bird can throw at it, including the harsh marine environment.
The KiwiSat® 303 avian transmitter is available in models weighing from as light as 20g (TBC) and is particularly suitable for diving seabirds.
|Model||Weight (g)||Life (days)*||L x W x H (mm)||Depth (m)|
|K3H 154A||20 (estimated)||124||50 x 19.5 x 16.5||200 (TBC)|
|K3H 173A||36.5||397||70.5 x 20 x 22.2||200 (TBC)|
* Estimated life calculated for 3 hours transmitting per day with 90 second transmit interval. Maximum theoretical life at 25˚C using cell manufacturers stated capacity. Actual lives may vary at the extremes of the operating temperature range by up to 50%.
Operating temperature range: -20˚C to +50˚C
Argos transmit power: 500mW
Designed to be rugged, reliable and yet cost effective these products are single use. No repower option is available.
User configurable flexible transmit scheduling – allows user to determine Argos transmission schedule for 36 month period.
KiwiSat 303 product sheet (PDF).