PERDIX VHF Tracking Transmitters – Micro model

The PERDIX micro transmitter model is designed for projects where an extremely small VHF radio tag is required. Starting at a weight of only 0.27g, these tiny transmitters are ideal for studies involving chicks, bats and other small animals.

We do not sell our transmitters directly from our website so please contact us for pricing and to discuss your requirements further.

Description

The PERDIX micro transmitter model is designed for projects where an extremely small VHF radio tag is required. Starting at a weight of only 0.27g, these tiny transmitters are ideal for studies involving chicks and bats where the transmitter can be glued to the back of the animal.  All micro models are encapsulated with an very tough waterproof epoxy resin and come with a magnet-activated reed switch. Attachment via gauze (glued).

Our transmitters have been designed and tested by wildlife biologists with extensive experience of radio-tracking various species around the world.

We do not sell our transmitters directly from our website so please contact us for pricing and to discuss your requirements further.

 

Technical Details

Brand

Frequency range

148, 149, 150, 151 & 173 MHz. Others available on request.

Weight range

0.27-1.0g depending on battery size

Size

Diameter: 28mm
Height: 14mm

Battery life range

15 – 80 days depending on battery size

Pulse spacing

2.0 seconds

Housing

Fully encapsulated in an inert waterproof epoxy resin.

Antenna

15cm of stainless steel cable with black nylon coating. Base reinforced by one or multiple layers of tubing.

Activation

Removal of magnet. Transmitter turns on and off when magnet removed or replaced respectively.

Attachment methods

Gluing.