ITU Class D DSC Transceiver
The Quantum GX3500S is an ITU Class D
marine transceiver that has been approved by Transport Canada for commercial use
on specific vessels. A separate Channel 70 receiver allows DSC calls to be
received even when listening to traffic on Marine VHF channels. The oversized
alphanumeric keypad allows direct entry of channels and selection of scanning,
30W Public address, Fog, ell and whistle signals with listen back, GPS repeating
of date time, vessel speed, direction and position. All the keys on the front
panel are backlit allowing easy viewing at night.
Oversized alphanumeric LCD,
knobs and keys
Designed to take the day
in and day out punishment in the harshest environments. The Quantum GX3500S can
take submersions or more likely direct water from waves crashing over the bow.
Oversized knobs allow for easy adjusting of Volume, Squelch, channel changing
and moving through radio and Digital Selective Calling functions. The LCD is one
of the largest in the industry with 4 lines of Alpha-Numeric characters that
boldly display channel names, DSC call information and even GPS position with
Speed Over Ground and Course Over Ground. Programmable scan, Dual Watch and Ch16
priority scan allows you to scan any number or combination of channels so you
will not miss a call.
30W Loud Hailer with listen
back and 4 fog horns, bells & whistles
The Quantum GX3500S has a 30W loud hailer with 4 pre-programmed Fog signals;
bells and whistles even listen back. For advanced users the GX3500S allows you
to select the fog horn frequency for true versatility. Most VHF s with a PA do
not allow monitoring VHF transmissions; this has been solved with the Quantum
GX3500S Simply tune to a channel before selecting the PA mode and when a VHF
transmission is received you will hear the conversation. In addition, all the PA
functions can be controlled by using the optional Enhanced RAM+ remote speaker
of being connected to RAM+ second station microphones
This advanced remote
operates as a full second station to the Quantum GX3500S at the fly bridge,
cockpit, tower or location of your choice. The submersible RAM+ has a oversized
display and keys that allow the user to remotely control all VHF functions
including PA and FOG, Digital Selective Calling functions, show channel names
and repeat GPS information.
ClearVoice speaker microphone with 16/9 key and channel
Quantum GX3500S features a uniquely designed waterproof microphone. Clear Voice,
a Standard Horizon innovation, provides the clearest possible transmission, by
significantly reducing wind and engine background noise. In addition to its
unique noise canceling capabilities, the Quantum GX3500S�s microphone features a
speaker, up/down and 16/9-channel selection.
button access to CH16/9
The oversized and strategically positioned location of the 16/9 make operating
the radio easy. Press the 16/9 key to select the international distress and
calling (channel 16) from any channel, press and hold the 16/9 key to select CH9
the US calling channel, a third press reverts the radio back to the last used
Hearing communications over the engine roar is not an issue with the Quantum
GX3500S. The Quantum GX3500S is fitted with a front projecting 2.2 inch
waterproof speaker producing LOUD audio that will even make your buddies take
Position polling and Distress Calling
The most important
reason to have a VHF radio on board your vessel is safety. In an emergency the
Quantum GX3500S is capable of transmitting an
automated Digital MAYDAY transmission that includes GPS position, date and time
(when connected to GPS. The Quantum GX3500S also can transmit & receive DSC
Urgency, Safety, Group and Individual calls.
DSC Position Request and
Standard Horizon has pioneered the capability to poll and show another vessels
position on the VHF�s display. Vertex Standard has taken this feature one step
further, if any Vertex Standard GPS is connected to the Quantum GX3500S, the
polled position of the vessel is shown on the display of the GPS chart plotter
making it easy to navigate to the location of the polled vessel. This is a great
feature for anyone wanting to know the position of another vessel, for example
your buddy that is catching fish, or finding the location of a vessel in
Dual Watch and more....
Scanning is a breeze using the dedicated MEM key which allows selection of
channels you want to scan. The Quantum GX3500S can be setup to scan any number
of channels with or without priority channel. Want to scan between the user
selectable Priority channel and another channel, simply rotate the channel
selector knob to the working channel and press the DW key.
Unique Intercom System
There is no need for a dedicated Intercom system when you have the GX3500S and
RAM+ microphones! Want to talk from the Quantum GX3500S to one RAM+ or RAM+ and
Quantum GX3500S you can! Standard Horizon has even built in a Calling feature
that allows you to individually alert the Quantum GX3500S or RAM+ from the
station that is being used. Clearly the next step in communication on your
- Oversized Alphanumeric LCD, knobs and keys
- Large 2.8 inch internal speaker producing
- B30 W Loud Hailer with listen back and 4 fog
horns, Bells and Whistles.
- Removable ClearVoice speaker microphone with
16/9 key and channel selection
- Display shows channel names, and repeats GPS
- Capable of Connecting 2 Optional Enhanced
RAM+ second station remote microphone.
- DSC Distress Call Automatically Broadcasts
Lat/Lon and Vessel ID*.
- DSC Position Request Function and NMEA Data
Input/Output to connect to GPS Plotter*
- Versatile User-Programmable Scanning,
Priority Scan and Dual Watch.
- NOAA Weather channels and Alert.
- One-Button Access to Channel 16 and 9.
- One-Button Access to user selectable preset
- Access to all USA, Canadian and