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B&G V20 Fixed-Mount VHF Radio with NMEA 2000

  • Includes Microphone with Control Buttons
  • Voltage: 12 VDC, Current Draw: 6.0 A (Transmit) @ 13.6 VDC / 1.5 A (Receive)
  • NMEA 2000 Supports Connection with Integrated Onboard Devices / Systems
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    B&G V20 Fixed-Mount VHF Radio with NMEA 2000

    Our most affordable NMEA 2000® capable VHF radio! The V20 is a perfect companion to modern chartplotters like B&G Vulcan, Simrad GO, and Raymarine Axiom that require a NMEA 2000 connection for VHF integration.


    • Entry level VHF radio offers excellent value in a sleek low-profile design that's ideal for use in the cockpit or nav station
    • Waterproof radio offers intuitive, user-friendly operation
    • V20 operates on all USA, Canadian and International marine channels
    • High Visibility Display
      • See clearly in bright daylight with high contrast black-on-white display
      • Inverted white-on-black night mode for optimized night-time visibility
    • Intuitive Controls
      • Rotary channel dial facilitates quick channel selection, while large and amply spaced buttons provide quick access to all key functions
      • Dedicated Channel 16 buttons on radio's front panel and four-button fist-mic for instant access to emergency channel
    • Class D DSC Approved
      • Built-in distress button allows automated DSC distress calling
      • DSC capabilities also enable direct calling to other DSC-equipped vessels from a B&G multifunction display, including direct calls to AIS targets (compatible display and AIS receiver required)
      • Scan between current channel and emergency channels 16 and 9
    • Multiple Scan Modes
      • Scan through all available channels or just your selected favorites
      • In either scan mode, emergency channels can be given priority to reduce the chance of missing distress calls or other urgent safety messages
    • "My Channel" Mode
      • Select your favorite channels for quick and easy access
      • Cycle through just your selected favorite channels using the rotary channel dial
    • Bracket mount (included) for table-top, overhead, or bulkhead installation; flush mount is also supported to match low-profile style of B&G Glass Helm displays and accessories
    • NMEA 2000 networking for simple integration with existing onboard systems
    • 2-year limited warranty

    Package Includes:

    • V20 VHF transceiver with handheld FistMic microphone
    • Bracket mount with knobs and hardware
    • Microphone mounting clip


    • Color (transceiver and microphone): Black
    • Transmitter Output Power: 23 Watts or 0.2 Watt (user selectable)
    • Receiver Frequency Range: 156.050 to 163.275 MHz
    • Usable Radio Channels: All available US, INT and CAN VHF marine bands
    • NMEA Networking: NMEA 2000
    • Nominal Voltage: 12 Volt DC
    • Current Draw: <6 Amps (max. transmit) / 1.5 Amps (receive)
    • Operating Temperature Range: -15°C to +55°C
    • Ingress Protection: IPX7 (protected against water immersion for 30 minutes at depth up to 1 m)
    • Mount: Bracket (included) or flush mount

    Shipping Note: This model is for shipping within the Americas only. Does not conform to REGULATION EN 301 025 (V2.21)


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    Item #: 259605
  • Compatible with all Zeus (Including Zeus Touch)
  • NMEA-2000 Compatible with Integrated Electronic Compass
  • 10Hz GPS/GLONASS Updates for Smooth and Accurate Location
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    Item #: 251126
  • Antenna Length: 3 feet, Band: VHF Marine Band, Sections: 1, Stainless Steel
  • Max. Output Power: 250 Watts, Gain: 3 dB
  • Supplied with L-Shaped Mounting Bracket and SO-239 Connector
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    Item #: 251525
  • Antenna Length: 8 feet, Band: VHF Marine Band, Sections: 1, Color: White
  • Max. Input Power: 100 Watts, Gain: 6 dB, Bandwidth: 3 MHz within 2.0:1 VSWR
  • Supplied with 20 ft. RG-8/X Cable and PL-259 Connector
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    Shakespeare 4721 Antenna Mount
    Item #: 257974
  • Type: Economy, Ratchet Rail Mount, Designed for 7/8 and 1" Railings
  • Material: Nylon, with Standard 1" -14 Thread Fitting
  • Includes Hole for Coax Cable Pass-Through
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    Item #: 256349
  • Type: Straight Flange Mount with 2-3/4" Round Base and 1" Height
  • Material: Stainless Steel, with Standard 1" -14 Thread Fitting
  • Designed for Antennas up to 5 Feet High
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    Item #: 256679
  • Type: Streamlined Surface Mount with 4-Way Ratchet for Deck or Side Mounting
  • Material: Stainless Steel, with Standard 1" -14 Thread Fitting
  • Includes Cable Slot Eliminates Removal of most Factory-Installed Connectors
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