Flashcards in Sonar Locating Beacon (SLB) Deck (10):
What is the SLB?
Self contained unit
No external power required
Self initiating in water depth between 4.5 and 9m
What is its max operating depth?
What type of battery is installed?
What does the beacon comprise of?
How is testing carried out?
Pushing the actuator button. (only during routine test procedures)
When does the pressure switch operate?
65 kN/m squared.
What frequency does it transmit?
9.5 kHz every 1.7 sec.
Where is the beacon?
Front of spar S1354A (aft sponson spar)
How often is a functional test required?