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post #5 of Old 05-04-2008
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VHF Features


I bought this VHF last year:

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I selected it because it has:

25W power (all fixed units have this)
weather bands (just about all fixed units have this)
DSC (again, all fixed units have this)
GPS Repeating - speed, course, lat / long, etc. are displayed on the screen. With the main unit mounted below, it works like a repeater.
Second Station (RAM Mount) so I can use the radio from the helm.
Price - I paid about $150 for the radio and another $100 for the ram mount.

I used the radio a little last year and it worked fine. I like the second station a lot.


Barry Lenoble
Deep Blue C, 2002 C&C 110
Mt. Sinai, NY

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