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Djeffrey

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Radios vhf
« on: July 21, 2020, 07:47:47 PM »
Any recommendations on vhf radios? Is 25 watts strong enough?

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Re: Radios vhf
« Reply #2 on: July 22, 2020, 06:40:54 AM »
Any recommendations on vhf radios? Is 25 watts strong enough?

25 watts is plenty on the water.  VHF is line-of-sight only and it doesn't take much power to get to the visible horizon.  The best way to improve communications is to go with a high-quality tall antenna on the roof of the pilothouse.
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