The GX850W boasts a range of safety features including Digital Selective Calling, Man Over Board (MOB) Alert, and a Float & Flash feature.
With an ingress protection rating of IP67, if this high performance radio is accidentally dropped overboard, it will not only float, but the LCD will flash brightly, ensuring easy location and retrieval.
The GX850W features a large, bright LCD Screen which is clear and easy to read, even in low-light conditions, as well as being capable of on-screen speed display.
Featuring 5/1 Watt switchable transmission power to reduce battery consumption by selecting the low power setting when using the radio at close range, this radio is ideal for communications between a mother ship and tender, or at full 5 Watt power for communicating over longer distances.
The GX850W features programmable scan modes including Dual and Triple Watch , to program the way in which your radio scans channels to suit your needs.
Dual and Triple Watch enable you to monitor a working or club channel while still being able to receive important broadcasts on Channel 16.