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M36 Floating Handheld VHF Radio

Model # 10344513 | Mfg # M36 | UPC # 731797003720

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Is it different? You bet! It FLOATS, has a Clear Voice Boost feature, a true noise canceling microphone, and more!

Clear Voice Boost: In addition to manual adjustment, the radio itself adjusts speaker output level automatically according to the ambient sound pressure level so that you will not miss communications during a sudden burst of noise. The automatically set volume can be instantly overridden by manual operations including instant max volume / mute selection.

Noise Canceling Microphone: The sub-microphone on the rear panel inverts phase and cancels out ambient noise from the main microphone. As a result, the M36* reduces the affect of background noise (particularly trebly noise) from the transmitted signal and makes it easier to catch voice communication.

LOUD Button: When you need an instant “boost” in the volume, a simple push of the “LOUD” button gives you full volume immediately. In addition, holding the “LOUD” button mutes the audio output. 

Other features include weather alert, Dual- and Tri-watch and optional waterproof/floating speakermic. It’s LOUD too! 700mAh (typical) audio output power—twice previous generation entry-class radios. Maximum-allowed six watts RF transmit power. Two-step power save function—stretch the battery charge to its limits. Very large backlit display and keypad—easy to use in foul weather!

Other Features

  • AquaQuake™ water draining function
  • Dual/Tri-Watch function
  • Instant access to channel 16 or 9
  • Four level battery indicator
  • Auto power save function
  • LCD and key backlighting for nighttime operation

Specifications

  • Material: Cast aluminum chassis
  • Controls: Backlit pushbuttons
  • Scanning Modes: Priority, Tag, Dual- and Tri-watch
  • Weather Alert: Yes
  • Antenna: Flexible whip
  • Transmit Power: 6/1 Watt
  • Receiver Performance: Sensitivity: 0.25uV; Rejection: 70 db
  • Battery Life Li-ion: 10 hours
  • Battery Life Alkaline: 19 hours
  • Waterproof: Mfr.-rated IPX7
  • Dimensions: 2 3/8"W x 5 5/8"H x 1 11/16"D
  • Screen Size: 1 3/8" X 15/16"
  • Weight: 10.6oz.
  • Warranty: Three-year waterproof

What's in the Box

  • M36 Handheld VHF Radio
  • Battery pack, BP-252
  • Battery charger, BC-173
  • AC adapter, BC-147
  • Belt clip, MB-109

Specs

M36 Floating Handheld VHF Radio

Name Value
Battery Life 10 Hours
Waterproof Yes
Floating Yes
Transmit Power 6/1 Watt
Scanning Modes Priority Scan
Tag Scan
Dual-Watch
Tri-Watch
Battery Type Lithium-Ion
Material Aluminum
Dimensions 2 3/8" Width x 5 5/8" Height x 1 11/16" Depth
Features Weather Alert
Warranty Details Three Years Waterproof

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