Satisfies SOLAS Carriage Requirements
The GM800 meets the GMDSS requirements as required for SOLAS regulated commercial vessels engaging in international voyage. The GM800 will meet the MED*, “wheel mark” requirements for European merchant ships.
* Type approval pending as of November, 2015.
ITU Class A DSC (ITU-R M.493-13)
A dedicated DSC watch receiver continuously scans the six distress channels in rotation. The DSC Multi-task function shows up to seven DSC procedures. The GM800 is also capable of sending a distress relay call.
Meets ITU-R M.493-13 DSC
The built-in DSC provides automated distress and safety communication. The dedicated DSC watch-keeping receiver continuously monitors the DSC calling channel (CH70). A total of 100 MMSI numbers for DSC call (Individual ID: 75, Group: 25) can be stored with a 10-character ID name. Using the DSC Task mode provides straight-forward DSC operation.
Large 4.3 inch Color TFT LCD
The color TFT LCD offers user-friendly icons and display design. The improved font allows quick recognition of screen information. You can select the day and night modes according to the lighting conditions.
New Intuitive User Interface
Menu items are shown with user-friendly icons and that can be navigated via the main dial knob or the up and down keys. Often-used functions are lined up at the bottom of the display and can be toggled with the left and right keys.
– IEC 61162-1 for GPS connection
– IPX7 waterproof construction for controller (1m depth of water for 30 minutes)
– 125W* (PEP) output power
* 85W (PEP) 1.6-3.999MHz
– Built-in 24V DC-DC converter
– 57mm diameter front speaker
– Unified design with GM600 (VHF)
Please Note: The complete GMDSS installation for MF/HF DSC (Class A) and telephony additionally requires the optional antenna tuner, AT-141.