Item: The frequency choice for avalanche beacons
Title: The frequency choice for avalanche beacons
Proceedings: 1986 International Snow Science Workshop, Lake Tahoe, California, USA
Authors: David Straumfjord
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to explain matters of the frequency controversy for avalanche beacons. Also, to promote new areas for avalanche victim rescue. Elements of a new antenna design and the possible use of lasers and acoustics for preventing and locating avalanche victims will be mentioned.
Keywords: rescue, beacons, antenna, lasers
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