The MHS050 VHF Radio by Uniden has been designed and engineered in Japan specifically for our rough Australian conditions. With its extended range, crystal clear audio, large backlit LCD display for easy viewing at night or in low light situations, this unit is perfectly suited for all boating and marine applications. The MHS050 also allows you to switch between 1 watt output, to preserve the life of the battery and 2.5 watt output, which provides maximum transmission power.
The MHS050 is also equipped with triple watch mode which monitors emergency channel 16 and channel 9 simultaneously for a signal, while at the same time allowing you to listen to the selected channel. The floating, waterproof radio hand piece with built in antenna is perfectly suited for marine use, and will get you out of trouble if dropped overboard and is certified to meet the world standard JIS8 waterproof level. Equipped with a table-top drop-in charger allowing you to conveniently charge your unit. Safety should always be at the front of your mind when enjoying our beautiful oceans and this unit is a wise investment in your safety gear for on-board.
At the touch of a button you have access to emergency channel 16 or channel 9
Waterproof to standard JIS8 protecting against the effects of continuous immersion in water.
Floating design (radio only, when no carabiner attached)
Attach a carabiner clip to the radios hook for secure connection to optional belt or strap
Designed and engineered in Japan specifically for the rugged Australian and New Zealand conditions
Switch between 1 watt output (to preserve the life of the battery) and 2.5 watt output
Communicate using international marine VHF channels
Large backlit channel display for easy viewing
Battery level indicator gives you a quick reference of the radio frequency signal strength