Icom Survival VHF, GM1600, 2 Watt, GMDSS




GMDSS Portable Handheld VHF for Survival Craft

Meets the Strict Environmental Requirements for Survival Craft Radio

The IC-GM1600 meets temperature, thermal shock, vibration and drop resistant (from 1 m height) requirements. After passing those environmental tests, the IC-GM1600 sustains submersion in up to 1m of water.

Optional high capacity Lithium battery, BP-234, has superior low temperature characteristics and provides more than 8 hours operating time even at -20°C (Typical operation: 6% TX, 6% RX, 88% standby).

Other Features:

  • Large keypad with positive button action
  • Wide viewing angle LCD display
  • One touch access to Channel 16 and call channel
  • Highly visible yellow-colored body
  • Bright LED indicator on the top of panel
  • Optional VOX headset for on-board use
Display 2'' LCD
Battery Ni-Cad, 8 hr. battery life; optional non-rechargeable, long-life lithium battery pack
Power 2 Watts, 1 Watt
Remote Options Optional speaker/mic or headset
Other Functions Meets GMDSS requirements for survival craft
Dimensions 2.6''W x 5.7''H x 1.7''D; Wt: 13.6 oz.
Waterproof Yes, IMO A.809(19), A.694(17), IEC61097-12
Warranty Three year

Survival Radio, MFG# GM1600 21K, Waterproof submersible 2 Watt handheld VHF, GMDSS compliant, high gain antenna, 8 hour Ni-Cad battery or optional long-life non-rechargeable lithium battery.


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