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Avy beacons: All Alkalines all the time
This is just a reminder to always use Alkaline batteries in your transceiver. No lithium and no rechargeable batteries. They don't work or have a rapid fall off in power output in the case of rechargeable batteries.
Here is an article regarding the matter.
Lithium Batteries and Avalanche Beacons
I am pretty sure our seasoned vets know this, but for the n00bs getting into backcountry riding, this is important stuff to get right.
i endorse this product.
Remember kids to never leave home without spares
Always replace above ~65% battery power
never buy a plastic shovel
or a cheap probe... you get what you pay for i promise you that much
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