Ultra-thin, compact rear case, (3.5" D) , and meets the Class D DSC regulations. Oversized full dot matrix backlit display, user selectable Programmable Scan, Dual Watch, Ch16 Priority Scan. user-changeable channel names, NOAA weather with alert, dedicated preset channel, backlit keypad, dedicated CH 16/9 keys and 3 programmable soft keys, NOAA weather with weather alert, programmable memory and priority scan, dual watch, and microphone with Clear Voice Noise Reduction Technology to eliminate unwanted background wind and engine noise.
The Eclipse GX1600 is capable of initiating a DSC distress call. When interfaced with your GPS and activated, it transmits a digital mayday including vessel identification, Latitude/Longitude, and time to facilitate a prompt rescue. Additional DSC features include Individual, Urgency, Safety, Position Report and Send, DSC test call, and auto DSC channel switching.