Standard Horizon

Standard Horizon GX1700 Explorer VHF w/ GPS - Black

Brand: Standard Horizon
Part Number: GX1700B

With an internal 66-channel GPS built into the radio, there is no need to hassle with wiring the radio to a GPS for DSC. Out of the box and ready to go, with DSC calling, position sharing, waypoint navigation and navigation to DSC distress calls with just a few simple steps.

Key Features

  • Navigation bonus functions: Enter and save up to 100 waypoints, which may be selected and navigated to using a unique navigation compass display that shows your vessel’s SOG, COG, BRG (Bearing) and DST (Distance) to the waypoint.
  • Ultra-thin case for compact mounting: Explorer GPS GX1700 boasts an ultra thin, compact rear case, only 3 1/2" in depth or half the depth of comparable VHF radios. It accepts a RAM3+ Remote Access Microphone allowing full control of all radio and DSC functions from a second station.
  • Big display and ClearVoice Noise Reduction: With oversized full dot matrix display, user changeable channel names and three programmable soft keys. The microphone uses ClearVoice noise reduction technology to cut wind and engine noise while transmitting.
  • Channel Selection: Up/down keys
  • Controls: Volume, squelch, spring-loaded DSC distress cover, backlit keypad
  • Mic Controls: Channel selection, 16/9 and H/L keys
  • Display Type: Backlit dot matrix LCD
  • Scanning Modes: Programmable, Priority and Dual Watch
  • Weather Alert: Yes
  • Receiver Performance: Sensitivity: 25µV; Rejection: 70dB
  • NMEA Interface: NMEA 0183
  • DSC: Class D ITU-R M493-13
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX8
  • Width: 5 15/16"
  • Height: 3 3/8"
  • Depth: 3 9/16"
  • Amperage: 5A/0.5A
  • Warranty: Three-year waterproof, $65 flat rate