GX600AB VHF Marine Radio - Black

GX600AB VHF Marine Radio - Black
GX600AB GX600AB VHF Marine Radio - Black

GX600AB VHF Marine Radio - Black

RRP $249.00 AUD Inc GST

Powerful performance, compact design

The GME GX600 is a high performance VHF FM radio designed to operate in the 156 - 163 MHz marine band. With a number of enhanced features including fully user programmable Channel Scanning, Dual Watch and Triple Watch functions and two programmable 'instant' channel memories, the GX600 is ideal for use on all vessel types.

With its compact size and IP67 design, it can easily be installed into almost any panel mounting location in your flybridge or cabin, making the GX600 one of the most versatile VHF radios on the market. 

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Product Details

  • Compact design, overall depth only 75mm, flush mount depth only 45mm.
  • Adjustable digital squelch.
  • Ingress protected to IP67.
  • Backlit tri-colour LCD display with adjustable brightness.
  • User selectablel Australian, New Zealand, International, USA and Canadian VHF marine channels.
  • Dual watch and triple watch functions with programmable priority channel.
  • Instant emergency channel 16 selector.
  • Programmable channel scanning.
  • Multiple mounting options, backwards compatible with all GME radio installations.
  • Two working channel memories.
  • Available in black or white.

In the Box:

  • GX600 radio
  • Mounting bracket
  • Gimbal knobs
  • Microphone
  • Microphone clip
  • DC lead
  • Screw pack
  • Instruction manual

Product Specifications

GENERAL

Frequency Range TX
155 – 165 MHz
Number of Channels
International, USA, Canada, Private – 10 Channels, USA Weather Channels, Customer Weather Channels
Channel Spacing
25 kHz
Scanning Speed
100 ms/channel (10 channels/sec)
Operating Temperature
- 10°C to + 55°C
Channel bandwidth: Analogue
< 4 MHz
Frequency stability
±1.5 kHz over environment extremes
Modulation
FM

TRANSMITTER

RF Output
High: 25 Watts max, Low: 1 Watt max
Spurious Emission
< -75 dBc
Maximum Deviation
± 5 kHz max +20 dB limiting @ 1 kHz
Transmit Frequency Response
+ 6 dB per octave, 300 Hz – 3 kHz, +1 - 3 dB
Demodulated Audio Signal to Noise
> 50 dB weighted
Current Consumption
High Power: < 5 Amps, Low Power: 850 mA

RECEIVER

Intermediate Frequencies
1st: 21.4 MHz, 2nd: 450 kHz
Sensitivity
121 dBm for 12 dB SINAD unweighted
Intermodulation Immunity
> 75 dB
Blocking Immunity
> 100 dB
Spurious Response Immunity
> 70 dB
Audio Output Power
4 Watts average into external 4 Ohm speaker, 2 Watts average into internal speaker
Audio Signal to Noise
> 50 dB weighted
Sensitivity
Adjustable, 10 preset levels
Adjacent channel selectivity: 25Khz
> 74 dB
Audio response
-6 dB per octave de-emphasis, 300 Hz – 3 kHz, +1 - 3 dB
Current consumption
Muted: < 200 mA, Full Volume: 700 mA
Conducted Spurious Emission
< -70 dBm

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
164 (W) x 65 (H) x 77 (D) mm
Weight
585 grams
Power Supply/Supply Voltage
12 Volt nominal, 10.5 – 15.6 Volt max. range, Negative Earth
External Speaker
3.5 mm phono line socket
Microphone Port
6 pin socket

Product Comparison

GX600AB
GX600DB
RECOMMENDED RETAIL PRICE
$AUD (inc GST)
RRP $249.00
RRP $299.00
TRANSMIT (TX)
RF max output power (watt)
25
25
Switchable Hi/Lo output
Digital Selective Calling (DSC)
RECEIVE (RX)
Weather channels (US Canada only)
Frequency Range RX (MHz)
155 - 165 MHz
155 - 165 MHz
USER INTERFACE AND CONTROLS
Rotary volume control
SCANNING & MEMORY FUNCTIONS
Dual Watch
Tri-Watch
Programmable scan
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
External speaker socket
Front mounted speaker
Weight (gm)
590 g
585 g
Dimensions (W x D x H)
165 x 77 x 65
165 x 77 x 65
Warranty (years)
1
1
  • Compact design, overall depth only 75mm, flush mount depth only 45mm.
  • Adjustable digital squelch.
  • Ingress protected to IP67.
  • Backlit tri-colour LCD display with adjustable brightness.
  • User selectablel Australian, New Zealand, International, USA and Canadian VHF marine channels.
  • Dual watch and triple watch functions with programmable priority channel.
  • Instant emergency channel 16 selector.
  • Programmable channel scanning.
  • Multiple mounting options, backwards compatible with all GME radio installations.
  • Two working channel memories.
  • Available in black or white.

In the Box:

  • GX600 radio
  • Mounting bracket
  • Gimbal knobs
  • Microphone
  • Microphone clip
  • DC lead
  • Screw pack
  • Instruction manual

GENERAL

Frequency Range TX
155 – 165 MHz
Number of Channels
International, USA, Canada, Private – 10 Channels, USA Weather Channels, Customer Weather Channels
Channel Spacing
25 kHz
Scanning Speed
100 ms/channel (10 channels/sec)
Operating Temperature
- 10°C to + 55°C
Channel bandwidth: Analogue
< 4 MHz
Frequency stability
±1.5 kHz over environment extremes
Modulation
FM

TRANSMITTER

RF Output
High: 25 Watts max, Low: 1 Watt max
Spurious Emission
< -75 dBc
Maximum Deviation
± 5 kHz max +20 dB limiting @ 1 kHz
Transmit Frequency Response
+ 6 dB per octave, 300 Hz – 3 kHz, +1 - 3 dB
Demodulated Audio Signal to Noise
> 50 dB weighted
Current Consumption
High Power: < 5 Amps, Low Power: 850 mA

RECEIVER

Intermediate Frequencies
1st: 21.4 MHz, 2nd: 450 kHz
Sensitivity
121 dBm for 12 dB SINAD unweighted
Intermodulation Immunity
> 75 dB
Blocking Immunity
> 100 dB
Spurious Response Immunity
> 70 dB
Audio Output Power
4 Watts average into external 4 Ohm speaker, 2 Watts average into internal speaker
Audio Signal to Noise
> 50 dB weighted
Sensitivity
Adjustable, 10 preset levels
Adjacent channel selectivity: 25Khz
> 74 dB
Audio response
-6 dB per octave de-emphasis, 300 Hz – 3 kHz, +1 - 3 dB
Current consumption
Muted: < 200 mA, Full Volume: 700 mA
Conducted Spurious Emission
< -70 dBm

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
164 (W) x 65 (H) x 77 (D) mm
Weight
585 grams
Power Supply/Supply Voltage
12 Volt nominal, 10.5 – 15.6 Volt max. range, Negative Earth
External Speaker
3.5 mm phono line socket
Microphone Port
6 pin socket