The Altitron Digital Altimeter is an advanced instrument offering new functions, and has been designed for ease of use.
Its backlight, high contrast display has been specifically developed to be clearly readable in all lighting conditions The compact and ergonomic case allows the unit to be used on wrist, hand, or inside the transparent arm pocket of your jumpsuit.
The Altitron is able to store information about the last 300 jumps, as well as statistical information including the number of jumps and total freefall time. It also serves as a watch/calendar and ambient thermometer.
Always ready to jump, its low power consumption stand-by mode allows months of operation before you need to change the battery.
The Altitron can be configured to show altitude or speed while in freefall. When used as speedometer, the instrument will switch automatically toaltimeter mode below a user selectable breakoff altitude.
The Altitron is designed to be strong and well protected from its 2mm sturdy and thick anti-scratch and anti-shock methacrylate glass, offering no optical distortion.
Units of measure, mode, date forma, are all user configurable to adapt the unit to skydiver's habit.
Features Include: Microprocessor based skydiving altimeter. Wide sized backlit LCD. Intuitive user interface. Real-time altitude or speed indicator. Altitude range 0-33,000 feet (0-10,000m). Sturdy and thick glass, made of special resin, shock and scratch resistant. Foam padded wrist band included. Water resistant. Self-calibration, no power-on, low power consumption. Breakoff altitude selection.
Choice of measurement units (ft/m, mph/kph, C/F, day/month/year or month/day/year). Statistics: number of jumps, total freefall time,highest exit altitude, lowest deployment altitude, highest freefall speed. Jump log (last 300 jumps). Manual setting of ground reference is allowed. Three buttons to select all functions.
Battery status indicator. Battery: 1 x AAA. Size: 2.45" x 2.48" x 0.45" (62mm x 63mm x 11.5mm).
A foam padded wrist mount is provided with the Altitron. The hand mount is available but sold separately. Shipping Weight: 8 oz. (225g)