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Old 11-22-2012
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Re: VHF Radio in the cockpit

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Originally Posted by Jiminri View Post
Does your cabin VHF radio have the option of adding a remote mic? When I upgraded my VHF radio (to include DSC) on my last boat I made sure I purchased one with that option. I then mounted the remote mic right near the helm. It included all the controls to change channels, volume, make an emergency call etc. I'll probably do the same thing on my new boat.
That's the way to do it.
I did the same with my ICOM and a hard wired "Commandmic"
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