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Standard Horizon EXPLORER GX1600 Fixed-Mount VHF Radio

Standard Horizon EXPLORER GX1600 Fixed-Mount VHF Radio

  • Includes Noise-Canceling Microphone with Control Buttons, Select Color
  • Voltage: 13.8 VDC, Current Draw: 5.0 A (Transmit) @ 25 W / 0.8 A (Receive)
  • Supports Optional GPS Input and Remote Access Mic for Second Station Control
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      Standard Horizon EXPLORER GX1600 Fixed-Mount VHF Radio
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    Standard Horizon GX1600 Explorer Fixed-Mount VHF Radio


    • RAM3 second-station mic capable – control all VHF, DSC functions from a second station
    • Ultra-thin and compact rear case design (3.5" depth)
    • ITU-R M493-13 Class D DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
      • Separate, dedicated channel 70 receiver allows DSC calls to be received even when listening to communications
      • When activated, DSC DISTRESS function transmits digital MAYDAY including vessel identification, latitude / longitude and time (with GPS connected) to facilitate prompt response
      • Individual, Urgency, Safety, Position Report and Send calls can be made
      • DSC test call and menu selection for Auto DSC channel switching
    • When connected to an external GPS:
      • Enter, Save and Navigate to a waypoint with Compass page
      • Navigation (LAT / LON, SOG and COG) navigation shown on display
    • Unit is capable of entering and saving up to 100 waypoints
    • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual-Watch operation
    • Preset key stores up to (10) favorite channels, with scan function
    • Microphone with ClearVoice noise canceling technology eliminates unwanted background noise
    • Microphone enables direct selection of channels 16 or 9, 1 or 25 Watt transmit power, and channel selection
    • USA, Canada, International and NOAA weather channels with audible weather alert
    • Oversized illuminated full dot matrix LCD display with adjustable brightness and contrast
    • User-customizable soft keys for easy menu operation
    • NMEA 0183 Input and Output of GPS information to other NMEA compatible devices
    • 3-year waterproof warranty


    • Standard Horizon Model No. GX1600
    • Color: Specify black or white
    • Channels: USA, Canada, International and (10) NOAA weather
    • Transmit Power: 1 or 25 Watts selectable
    • Supply Voltage: 13.8 Volt DC
    • Current Draw @ 13.8 Volt DC: 0.8 Amp Receive / 5.0 Amp Transmit
    • Water Resistance Rating: JIS-8 Submersible (depth of 4.92 ft. for 30 min.)
    • Operating Temperature Range: -4°F to 140°F
    • LCD Display Size: 2.75" x 1.33"
    • Mount: Bracket / Flush*
    • Flush Mount Cutout: 5.35" x 2.80"
    • Dimensions (overall): 5.91" W x 3.35" H x 3.54" D

    For further details see Owner's Manual for this product

    *Flush mount kit MMB-97 sold separately

    WARNING: This product MAY expose you to chemicals, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive harm. For more information go to


    Documentation available at the following links:

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    Item #: 261516
  • Height: 7", Type: Single Section Antenna, Impedance: 50 Ohms
  • Mount: Gold-Plated Flush Mounting Kit Included
  • Max. Input Power: 25 Watts, Attaches and Detaches with Ease
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    Item #: 258484
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  • Dimensions: 5-3/4 in. L x 1/2 in. OD (at Base)
    Model #:
    Standard Horizon VHF Antenna Adapter
    Item #: 259299
  • Type: SMA to BNC Connection Adapter
  • Orientation: TNC Male To VHF Female (PL-259), Sold Individually
  • Function: Attach an External Antenna to HX300 Handheld VHF Radio
    Model #:
    Standard Horizon FBA-42 AA Alkaline Battery Tray
    Item #: 259564
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    Model #:

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