is the marine branding for Yaesu Musen, one of the worlds largest communications manufacturer. Yaesu are well known in the fields of Amateur Radio and Commercial Communications. Yaesu's many years of experience has been applied to their marine product range to provide good, solid DSC VHF radio's at sensible prices.
Some of the higher specification DSC VHF's have additional features such as dual channel AIS receivers, GPS receivers, and Loudhailer/Fog Horn systems built in.
The VHF's and Chartplotters are designed for easy interfacing to each other, so pairing a top of the range VHF with one of the chartplotters would potentially give
full DSC VHF communication features
AIS information displayed on both VHF screen and overlayed onto Chartplotter display
other vessel DSC Distress location automatically displayed on chartplotter
Deck Loudhailer and Intercomm (additional deck speakers required)
Fog Horn with pre-programmed Signal sequences (deck horn speaker required)
Secondary GPS position source built in to the VHF, providing positioning redundancy.
All Standard Horizon products benefit from a 3 year manufacturer backed warranty.