PIEPS and Black Diamond Equipment Avalanche Transceiver/ Beacon Safety Check


We’ve been notified of a Safety Check for PIEPS and Black Diamond Equipment Avalanche Transceivers/ Beacons.

A note from PIEPS and Black Diamond Equipment:

"Please check your avalanche transceiver / beacon and verify that the device switches from SEND to SEARCH mode properly.

All customers who are in possession of the devices below are therefore asked to check it using the following instructions or to contact our customer service department for support.

  • PIEPS Micro BT Button
  • PIEPS Micro BT Race
  • PIEPS Micro BT Sensor
  • PIEPS Powder BT
  • PIEPS Pro BT
  • PIEPS DSP Pro/Sport
  • Black Diamond Recon BT
  • Black Diamond Guide BT

For more information or to submit a warranty claim, please visit the following: HERE

If you have one of these beacons, we ask that you immediately check and verify that the SEND/SEARCH/BLUETOOTH modes are working properly. If your beacon does not pass the Safety Check, you should retire it immediately and return it to PIEPS / BLACK DIAMOND for service, free-of charge.Instructions to perform the Safety Check and related information can be found here. We will update you as more information becomes available.If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our customer service department at ski@bdel.com.We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused."

For More Information Visit:

Pieps: https://www.pieps.com/en

Black Diamond: https://www.blackdiamondequipment.com/en_US/content/beacon-notification/