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VHF Marine Transceiver



Frequency Range
156.025–157.425 MHz
156.050–163.275 MHz
Usable channels INT, USA, CAN, WX channels
Type of emission 16K0G3E (FM)
Current drain (at 7.4V DC)
  Tx 6W output
  Rx AF max. (Int Sp/EXT SP)
1.5A typical
500mA/300mA typical

Operating temperature range

-20°C to +60°C; -4°F to +140°F

Antenna Impedance 50Ω (STUD)
Dimensions (W×H×D)
(Projections not included)
61.2 × 141.4 × 43.2 mm;
2.41 × 5.57 × 1.7 in
Weight (approx.) 280g; 9.9 oz (With BP-275, FA-SC59V, MB-109)
Output power (Hi/Mid/Low)

5W (High),1W (Low)

Max. frequency deviation ± 5 kHz
Frequency stability ±10ppm
Spurious emissions –68dBc typ.
Adjacent channel power 70dB
Audio harmonic distortion Less than 10% (at 60% dev.)
Residual modulation 40dB
Sensitivity (at 12dB SINAD) 0.25µV typical
Squelch sensitivity
0.35µV typ. (at threshold)
Adjacent Channel Selectivity 70dB typical
Spurious response 70dB typical
Intermodulation Rejection 70dB typical
Hum and noise ratio 40dB typical
Audio output power
Internal speaker
External speaker
(at 10% distortion, 8 ω load)
700mW typ.
350mW typ.
Receiver channels 48 channels
Less than –146dBm
Time to first fix 36 sec. typ. (Cold start)
1 sec. typ. (Hot start)
Applicable IP Rating
Ingress Protection Standard
Water IPX7 (Waterproof protection)

Measurements made in accordance with TIA/EIA-603. All stated specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Supplied Accessories

  • Battery pack, BP-275
  • AC adapter, BC-147S
  • Cigarette lighter cable, CP-25
  • Hand strap
  • Battery charger, BC-204
  • Belt clip, MB-109
  • Antenna, FA-SC59V


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