JRC VHF200 DSC Radio

JRC's fixed-mount DSC-enabled VHF radio offers large radio function in a compact package-all at a pleasing price. The unit conforms to CFR 100/111 waterproof standards and can store the individual Mobile Marine Service Identification numbers of 20 other vessels. GPS coordinates can be input to the radio from any GPS receiver with NMEA 0183 output for instant position reporting in digital distress and messaging modes. Measuring 6" by 2 1/2" by 4 1/2", the VHF200 can be mounted on a flat surface or overhead on the included bracket, or flush-mounted. The VHF200 lists for $279. JRC North America, Seattle, WA; (206) 654-5644; www.jrcamerica.com.