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MX500 5 watt VHF Marine Radio

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MX500 5 watt VHF Marine Radio

$ 199.00
An essential part of your safety kit the MX500 is a high performance radio, built tough to withstand the harshest marine environments. It is waterproof to IP67† if dropped overboard. It will not only float, but the radio will flash ensuring easy retrieval.

†AC Adaptor is not waterproof 

• IP67 waterproof† (1 meter depth for 30 minutes)
• Float and flash
• Vibration water draining function
• Dual/tri-watch
• 5/1 watt switchable
• Large backlit display
• Programmable and priority scan
• Keypad lock
• Battery indicator
• Operating time up to 8hrs
• All international, US and Canadian Marine VHF channel frequencies
• 2 Year warranty excludes battery 
†AC Adaptor is not waterproof


Frequency range TX:156.000-161.450MHz
Type of emissions  16K0G3E (FM)
Power supply voltage  3.7V DC nominal
Battery pack  1500mAh Li-ion (DC 3.7V)
Operating time up to 8hrs
Duty cycle; 5% transmit,
5% receive & 90% standby
Frequency stability  ±10 PPM
Rx Internal SP  < 300mA (Max. audio)
Operating temperature range  (-15 °C ℃~ +55 °C ℃)
Antenna impedance  50Ω
Dimensions (without antenna)  65mm (w) × 140mm (h) × 41mm (d)
Weight  247g (With Belt Clip and Antenna)
Output power  5W/1W switchable power
Max. freq. deviation  ±5.0kHz
Adjacent channel power  ≥70dB
Residual modulation  ≥40dB
Sensitivity  ≤0.22 μ V
Squelch sensitivity  ≤0.22 μ V
Adjacent channel selectivity  ≥70dB
Spurious response  ≥70dB
Intermodulation  ≥68dB
Audio output power  ≥0.6W (at 10% distortion)
Hum and noise  ≥40dB



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