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post #80 of Old 12-21-2012
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Vhf, ais

Originally Posted by IslanderGuy View Post
This is one thing I just don't understand. You can get VHF with AIS, but needs a GPS attached, you can get VFH with GPS, but no AIS, but you can't get VFH with GPS AND AIS? I've looked all over, but haven't found one yet.
That's a great questions. Especially since once company, Standard Horizon, makes those combos.

DSC VHF radio with a GPS
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That model doesn't have the AIS receiver.

The AIS version doesn't have integrated GPS. It's not really a big deal because connecting the two is pretty simple. And now there are VHF radios with NMEA 2000 interfaces so it's really just plug and play.


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