Video

WEST MARINE
VHF160 Floating 6W Handheld VHF Radio

$159.99

Hazard Shipping – Ships ground in U.S. Lower 48.
+
In stock online.
Add to My List
Add a PLUS Product Protection Plan
Coverage starts at $24.44
  • Adds additional protection from the date of purchase
  • Extends protection past the manufacturer warranty
Coverage Details
Model # 14078562 | Mfg # VHF160 | UPC # 25282152186

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 www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Specs

VHF160 Floating 6W Handheld VHF Radio

Name Value
Battery Life 12 Hours
Battery Type Lithium-Ion
Alkaline Battery Tray Included
Color Black
Dimensions 2 3/8" Width x 5 5/8" Height x 1 11/16" Depth
Display Type Segmented LCD
Features Waterproof
Weather Alert
Material Polycarbonate
Scanning Modes Memory Scan
Dual-Watch
Tri-Watch
Quad-Watch
Transmit Power 6/2.5/1 Watt
Warranty Details Three Years Waterproof
Flat Rate
Weight 8.4 Ounces

Advice

The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.

Reviews

Product Q & A

Shipping

FREE DELIVERY to West Marine Stores

  • Available for ALL products including hazardous & truck freight items.
  • Ship to over 240 U.S. store locations.
  • Contiguous United States orders arrive in 7 - 10 days.
  • Hawaii and Alaska orders arrive in 10 - 16 days.
  • Expedited shipping is available for an additional fee.
  • Not available in Puerto Rico.

FREE SHIPPING on orders over $49.00

  • Applicable on orders over $49.00 within the 48 contiguous United States.
  • Does not apply to Truck Freight.
  • No coupon code required.
  • Orders will be delivered within 3 - 7 business days.

Returns

We stand behind everything we sell. If at any time your West Marine purchase does not meet your expectations, you can return it for a replacement or refund. If you are a West Advantage Rewards member, you don't even need a receipt - we'll have a record of your purchase. Returns can be made via mail or in person at their nearest store location. If you are not a West Advantage Rewards member, we will first need to verify your purchase by receipt or other method.

We do carry a few items that cannot be returned. This includes: items with expiration dates that have expired such as flares, charts, annual publications; items registered to the user such as boats, motors, EPIRBs, PLBs, SPOT, Class B AIS, life rafts; customized items such as rigging, and boat covers, computer software and electronics charts. Other non-returnable items include carry-on air conditioners, generators and select electronics. We will help you contact the vendor for assistance or repair on product that cannot be returned to West Marine. Items containing hazardous material may only be returned to a West Marine store.

Hazard Shipping

Standard Shipping (ground service) is used to ship items that are considered hazardous. Estimated delivery is 3 – 7 business days and only applicable on deliveries within the contiguous United States. Signature Required for receipt of shipment.

For additional inquiries, you may call Customer Service at 1-800-BOATING (262-8464).

RETURN TO TOP