DSC (DIGITAL SELECTIVE CALLING): Compliant with the latest specifications for Class-D VHF Radios. Digital Selective Calling allows you to send a distress signal at the touch of a button or exchange position information with other boats or stations. DSC features on this Class-D radio include; A Dedicated Channel 70 (DSC Channel) Receiver, GPS Position Display Capability, Illuminated Distress Button, Easy MMSI Entry, Position Send and Request, Position Input Reminder, Coast Guard DSC Check Capability, etc.
1 OR 25 WATTS: Dual output power for short and long communication. International, U.S.A. & Canada Channels Allows operation on any of the three (3) different channel maps established for these areas.
REWIND-SAY-AGAIN: Replay missed calls. Automatically records the last 20 seconds of incoming radio transmissions. Handy when in noisy conditions.
RADIO CHECK: Checks battery voltage when transmitting, RF power output, and antenna output.
INSTANT CHANNEL 16: Instant access to channel 16 for emergency situations.
DUAL WATCH: Monitors two (2) channels at once - Channel 16 and one (1) user selected channel.
SCAN / MEMORY SCAN: Scan all channels to find conversations in progress, or scan channels placed into memory.
CHANNEL NAMES: Friendly VHF channel names under the channel number.
SIGNAL STRENGTH METER: Shows the strength of incoming signal.
ILLUMINATED KEYS: Allows high visibility of keys.
ILLUMINATED LCD DISPLAY: Large Allows high visibility of display.
NOISE CANCELLING MICROPHONE: Blocks background noise. External Speaker and PA Speaker Connect an external speaker and a PA (Public Address) speaker.
NMEA IN AND OUT: NMEA in for GPS input. NMEA output to display other vessels and their information transmitted by DSC on your chart plotter.
SUBMERSIBLE: Meets JIS8/IPX8 standards; Submersible for 30 minutes in 1.5 meter deep water.
EXTERNAL ALARM INPUT: Senses the alarm from your chart plotter and uses the speaker on the radio to amplify the alarm for way point arrival, MOB, etc.
ATIS: Capable of operating within the Automatic Transponder Identification System. ATIS includes data at the end of a transmission for station identification.