PMAPI SC37 - Self-Contained LED Marine Lantern w/ AIS

PMAPI SC37 - Self-Contained LED Marine Lantern w/ AIS

Range: 3 - 6.3 NM at 0.74T
Ideal for: ports and harbours, aquaculture, fixed or floating structures

Medium intensity, weather-protected LED marine lantern paired with a solar panel and battery array that can be combined with optional GPS synchronization and External IO port. Available in Yellow, Red, and White.

  • Low power consumption
  • High energy efficiency
  • High flexibility in its use
  • Ability to replace batteries
  • LEDs on a protected metal core PCB for the maximum useful life
  • LEDs monitored for excess temperature
  • Flexible electronic configurations
  • Multiple self-contained solar/battery configurations possible
  • Available in 4 colours. Colors meet IALA chromaticity requirements


  • Solar options: 40W to 140W sizing
  • Rugged, weather-resistant construction materials: High impact resistant polycarbonate for ice, ultraviolet exposure, salt air and seawater spray at a wide range of ambient temperatures
  • High intensity, energy-efficient fan-beam LED array: Maximum visible range up to 9.3 NM at 0.85T pending flash character in optimal conditions
  • IR Remote: Powering on & off, set/retrieve configuration parameters such as flash pattern, effective intensity, day/night control, etc.
  • IALA approved colors: Single color LED engine - white, yellow, red or green
  • Integrated bird deterrent: No additional accessories required
  • Longevity - Estimated average service life of 10 years

Performance Features:

  • Power consumption: variable up to 8.3W
  • Battery voltage: 12VDC
  • Operating voltage: 9 to 19VDC
  • Solar Gel battery: 35Ah to 330Ah
  • Intensity control: Effective lantern intensity set on Schmidt-Clausen method
  • Flash character control: 256 programmable flash characters and 2 custom flash characters
  • Day/Night transition level settings: Programmable for active at all times or only after sunset. Day / Night level settings (sunset / sunrise transition) can be field programmed
  • Calendar control - Programmable season on/off date
  • Input protection - Lantern power input is reversed polarity protected for field repair
  • Ripple delay - 0.05 to 12.7 seconds & master/slave sync options
  • Storage mode - Automatic storage mode with adjustable automatic wake up
  • Programmable sleep and test modes
  • Dynamic compensation circuitry for the candela low output, based on internal temperature, LED flash duration and LED color, to always keep the same programmed output intensity

Optional Features:

  • GPS Synchronisation: Optional internally mounted hardware will allow the lantern to flash in-sync with other PMAPI and third-party lanterns that are GPS synced
  • External I/O port: Allows connection to an external monitoring device or for hardwired synchronization to other lanterns

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