Ortovox S1 Avalanche Scanner


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Show Description

The world's first "scanner" (as opposed to beacon) uses new flux gate technology to sense the electromagnetic fields of buried beacons. Relative locations are displayed on the LCD screen in 2-D on a 4-quadrant format.

  • Search strip width is 60m.
  • Displays distances from searcher and depth of burial.
  • Single antenna.
  • Unit folds up for wearing and unfolds for searching.
  • Dimensions are 123 x 80 x 32mm.
  • Built-in compass orients you for searching or emergency navigation.
  • Made to European standard EN 300 718.

Tech specs

Show Tech specs
Type Digital beacon with optional analog mode
Receiving antennas 3
Search strip width 60m
Earphone compatible Yes
Batteries 3 AAA (included)
Multiple burial modes Yes
Made in Germany