Clearance VHF160 Floating 6W Handheld VHF Radio
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WEST MARINEVHF160 Floating 6W Handheld VHF Radio

Model # 14078562 | Mfg # VHF160UPC # 25282152186

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VHF160 Floating 6W Handheld VHF Radio

Name Value
Battery Life 12 Hours
Waterproof Yes
Floating Yes
Transmit Power 6/2.5/1 Watt
Scanning Modes Memory Scan
Battery Type Lithium-Ion
Alkaline Battery Tray Included
Material Polycarbonate
Dimensions 2 3/8" Width x 5 5/8" Height x 1 11/16" Depth
Features Weather Alert
Warranty Details Three Years Waterproof
Flat Rate

Product Overview

Glow-in-the-dark power key and seals make location at night easy!

The VHF160 is packed with outstanding features including an emergency strobe light, all marine VHF channels, NOAA emergency weather alert, dual-, triple- and quad-watch plus scanning, memory channel scan and instant access to Channel 16 or Channel 9.

With a Power Boost Key for instant 6-watt transmitting power, this floating radio boasts a rugged IPX8 waterproof rating. It comes fully equipped with an auxiliary battery tray, AC and DC adaptors, AC/DC charging cradle, Li-ion battery pack, swivel belt clip and wrist strap.

Key Features

  • Meets the highest submersibility rating of IPx8 (can be submerged for an hour at 5' of depth)
  • Large, easy-to-read segmented LCD screen
  • Polycarbonate chassis is strong but light enough so the radio floats
  • Nine buttons, up-down channel selection keys
  • Nine Weather Alert channels plus local alert
  • Fully accessorized with included auxiliary battery tray, AC and DC adaptors, AC/DC charging cradle, swivel belt clip and wrist strap
  • Battery Type: 1160mAh Lithium-ion battery
  • Three-year waterproof warranty; 49.99 flat rate applies after three years

Product Manual


 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to


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