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McMurdo R5 GMDSS Handheld VHF - Pack A

McMurdo R5 GMDSS Handheld VHF - Pack A

Ref: 80083

McMurdo R5 GMDSS VHF


McMurdo R5 GMDSS VHF Handheld Radio is a fully featured GMDSS survival craft radio with user-friendly design and features. It is built to meet the latest stringent IMO, GMDSS and ETSI standards. Reliable and easy to use, it is 100% waterproof and drop tested to cope with the toughest marine environments.


- Battery indicator and battery saving function
- Quick channel select button
- Keypad lock
- Rotary volume control
- Dual-/Tri watch
- MED (Wheelmark) FCC approved

The large tactile buttons can easily be operated with gloves without unintended activation of buttons. A ribbed design ensures a solid grip even in wet conditions.

The McMurdo R5 has all the features that can be expected from a professional portable radio as well asaccessories, superior technology combined with intensive research among users has resulted in a solid design that suits the professional user requiring a reliable and easy to use portable radio.

Ease of use
The R5 fits perfectly in any hand with or without gloves, wet or dry. Large tactile buttons and a rotary volume control make it easy to operate even in a harsh environment at sea. The large backlit display is easy to read, even at night, where the red backlight prevents disturbance of the user’s night vision.

Waterproof - IP67 rated
IP67 (submersible to ½ metre for ½ hour) tested and approved on top of all international standards for portable units.


Approvals: MED, FCC
Frequency range 23 GMDSS channels 149.3 - 174 MHz
Channel Separation: 25 kHz
Transmitter power (Hi/Lo) 2/1W
Waterproof submersible to ½ metre for ½ hour: IP67
Temperature Operating : -20°C to +55° C
Temperature Storage : -30°C to +70°C
Weight With GMDSS battery 340g
Standard battery: 1800 mAh rechargeable Li-Ion
GMDSS battery: 6 year Lithium



Price:849.00 / STG 747.12

(Including VAT)