You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. When an all ships call is received, an emergency Received All Ships Name:Horizon alarm will sound. Press the soft key, to review details -Distress Log- Distress for the selected station. Estimate the present seaworthiness and condition of your vessel. This name describes the use of the channel.
This procedure allows the radio to use a different priority channel used when priority scanning. The total transmission should not exceed 1 minute. Josephine, Cheshire Performs as designed and the integrated gps is a great safety feature. Standard Horizon is a brand that has been around for more than five decades. Unit was well protected for shipment, and came with no faults. I was floored by their quick service. Where indicated, these channels are part of the U.
Erickson, Western Australia says 2nd 1700 i have owned and purchased through online store. Please see the Offset Time Table at the bottom of this page. Cant wait to try it out on the water. I think the Standard Horizon has a poor user interface. Up To 3km max 6km Open Field simple Push To Talk Operation, Double Click To Activate A Beep Single. If you have a stand alone gps unit, i guess you wouldnt need this particular model, but im on a no-frills 17' bw newport and i tend to fish alone or with folks that arent familiar with using vhf radios, so i like the idea that if something were to happen, i can flip a switch and my location and id are sent immediately.
It bleeps in an annoyed way if it can't get a fix. You'll even be able to use the main unit and second station as an intercom system. Mount the antenna at least 3 feet 1 m away from the radio. Nice radio and the stand alone gps feature is awesome. Also, pri- ority for the call can be designated as Urgency or Safety. The channel names may be customized by the user to easily understand the use of each channel.
The standard horizon gx2200w 30 watt class d matrix fixed mount vhf white has ais capabilities. Additional calls that can be made are Individual, Urgency, Safety, Position Report and Send. Release the microphone button and listen. To cancel, press the soft key. Coupled with an 8' antenna i was able to talk 30 miles. Very good looking with a clear speaker and great transmission power. Affordable Standard Horizon Gx2200w 30 Watt Class D Matrix Fixed Mount Vhf White Two Way Radio Gx2200w.
With a big, bold display there is no mistaking the information. Repeat step 4 to program the other soft keys. This procedure al- lows the radio to use a different priority channel used when priority scanning. Only played with it for 5-10 minutes after hooking it up then disconnected and put it back in the box. At the rear of the radio, connect the antenna cable. PeteAngus has already provided this. Press the soft key to transmit the Group Call signal.
On a trailed power boat a antenna with a fold over mount. So in a fibreglass boat, I wouldn't instantly discount the internal antenna on the radio. Was this review helpful to you? That was a pain in the butt on my install haha. A larger boat with with a mount to mount on the side of the cockpit but a tall one with maul-table wave lengths for better range. It is a leader in the global marine communication market.
This menu selection allows the automatic switch time to be changed. I plan on buying another unit. The boat is sitting under a steel roof shelter and when the radio was powered on it acquired gps location with no problem thru roof and t top. The default selection is 30 seconds. Was this review helpful to you? Standard's customer service is second to none also. Class D operation allows continuous receiving of Digital Selective Calling functions on channel 70 even if the radio is receiving a call.
Mode of operation cannot be altered from simplex to duplex or vice-versa. Cassella, Northern Territory says Works great. Pressing the key activates the preset channel bank. Campbell, Herefordshire says I used this radio twice so far and i have no complaints. Press and hold again to exit Weather mode and revert to radio mode. Was this review helpful to you? The radio can be setup to scan any number of channels with or without a Channel 16 as the priority channel or simply can be setup to scan between a priority channel and one other channel dual watch. Very easy to setup, the internal gps freed me from having to install a gps antenna to feed position information to the radio.
Like most vhfs though so may be a mute point. The dsc features take a bit to set up and are not as intuitive as i would have hoped but i will figure it out. The de- fault selection is 30 seconds. The radio has the capability to customize the name by the procedure below. Big, bold display There is no question about it. Big, Bold Display There is no question about it. After the transceiver has been installed, ensure that the power supply and antenna are properly connected.