Part of the new Ortovox Diract Range is the Ortovox Diract Set, a great avalanche safety set for those looking to get into backcountry skiing or aswell as those who are looking to upgrade there old kit.
New to season 20/21 is Ortovox Diract range, this beacon offers all of the same features as the Diract Voice but without the voice navigation settings. The Ortovox Diract does not hold back on features.
CLEAR - The Full-Graphic, Extra Large Display optimally assists readability even under extreme lighting conditions. Clear Symbols and a 360° Real Time Display ensure intuitive user guidance.
HANDY - Only 2.3cm Slim and 210g Light. The shape is highly Suitable For Your Pants pocket – but thanks to the Rubberized Grip Zones the Diract can also be held Safetly in any glove.
LOGICAL - A Brightly Coloured Toggle Switch makes it easy for even less experienced users to Quickly Switch from transmit to search. Simple to Operate even with thick gloves on.
SIMPLE - A Single Operating Button allows you to easily Flag avalanche victims. In transmit mode, the button helps you quickly switch to Standby Mode.
RECHARGEABLE - Long-Lasting and Environmentally Friendly. Even at -20°C, the Low-Temperature Battery will provide a reliable power supply – unlike normal batteries, it will not leak.
Easier to Search:
Clear, Simple Instructions support you in every search phase and provide calm and clarity when your partner’s survival is of utmost importance.
Intuitive in all search phases from start to fine search:
Clear instructions to help users apply the correct search method. Optimum measurement technology helps to find avalanche victims quickly and precisely.
A stable signal from the first reception reliably leads searchers to burial victims. The signal is never interrupted, the searcher is accurately guided, and clear instructions prevent stress and allow for a fast approach.
A 50m search strip width and two means of communication – clear voice commands and an optimized display that always shows the most relevant information in a large format.
Reliable 50 m* search strip width
Stable display from first reception
Legible, full-graphic, 360°C real-time display
Simple overview of all avalanche victims
Rapid, reliable flagging function
Precise, simple-to-activate group check
Get Found Easier:
We have integrated patented Smart Antenna Technology into the Diract. It analyzes the device location in the avalanche and provides you with double support: On the one hand, it Improves Transmission Performance After the Avalanche Stops, while on the other it Automatically switches to the best transmission antenna. This means you get up to Double the Range and are easier to find!
SMART ANTENNA TECHNOLOGY (patented USA: US 8,160,512 B2 / Austria: E 450 298 / Switzerland: EP 2 072 092 B1 / Germany: DE 50 2007 002 227.6)
Secondary avalanche protection in search mode
Secondary avalanche protection in standby mode (secondary avalanche protection
You can automatically update the Diract software or change the settings via the iOS or Android app. In addition, the APP provides video instructions and options for personalization, registration and fleet management for organizations.
Available from September 1, 2021 from the Apple App Store and Google Play.
Ortovox App Features:
The Ortovox Diract Voice Transceiver comes with a Quick Access Carrying System. The device is Automatically Released upon opening and is immediately ready for use. An Extremely Tear-Resistant yet Elastic Body Connection (30kg tensile strength) prevents loss of the device when searching. As a backup, the RECCO® Reflector integrated into the carrying system further increases your chances of being found.
Ortovox Badger Shovel
The Ortovox Badger Shovel comes with the same non-slip grooves, high side walls and centring aid in the shaft socket as the Beast, but the difference is in size.
This means that the Badger comes in at 85g lighter than its longer counterpart, although both shovels pack down to a length of 45cm for your backpack when travelling.
Although slightly shorter and lighter it still has the same blade volume (2500cm cubed) but has a shaft that is 16cm shorter than the Beast.