This Philips FRx Heartstart AED Unit is perfect for Extreme Environments, for example heavy rain, extreme working conditions, or to be taken within first aid kits for outdoor pursuits etc. This Automated External Defibrillator, AED Unit is designed to withstand being dropped from 1 metre on to a concrete floor, loads of up to 250 Kg and can also withstand being jetted water.
The clear instructions given by this unit guide the user step by step through CPR and the use of the unit. This unit is light to carry and simple to operate and administers shock at the push of a button.
The Heartstart FRx Automated External Defibrillator performs automatic daily self tests and self tests when the unit is switched on these tests include internal circuitry, pads cartridge and battery capacity and pad integrity. A blinking green "Ready" light means the unit has passed its last self test so is ready for use. The energy level is nominally fixed at 150 J (Adult) and 50 J (paediatric) however this will vary depending on the patient impedence. With a Lithium Manganese Dioxide Battery The Heartstart FRx is capable of delivering a minimum of 200 shocks however is non-rechargeable.