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Raymarine RAY73 VHF

Raymarine RAY73 VHF

Regular price $999.99 USD
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Raymarine RAY73 VHF Radio

Model: E70517
  • Full-sized marine VHF with Digital Selective Calling
  • Built-in AIS receiver provides target data for chartplotter, radar, and instruments
  • Fog signaling and public address functions with optional hailing horn (M95435)
  • Wired or wireless expansion with optional RayMic handset stations
  • Built-in GPS/GNSS receiver with a connection point for an optional external antenna
  • NMEA2000 and NMEA0183 networking for integration with onboard systems
  • Audio output connection for optional passive remote speaker (A80542)
  • Surface and trunnion mount kits included
  • Styled to compliment the Axiom family of multifunction displays

Raymarine’s Ray73 radio is communications central for your boat with built-in VHF, AIS receiver and loudhailer capabilities. Built on our full-sized marine radio chassis, the Ray73 comes with oversized controls and a big screen for easy operation offshore. The Ray73 also supports optional wired or wireless RayMic controllers for true multi-station control and intercom capability. When connected to an optional hailing horn, the Ray73 can generate automatic fog signals and work as a public address announcement system.

Eviromental Specifications
Operating Temperature -20 C (-4 F) to +60 C (140 F)
Storage Temperature -25 C (-13 F) to +70 C (158 F)
Relative Humidity 95%
Water Proofing IPx6 & IPx7
Connections 1x NMEA 0183, 1x SeaTalkng ® / NMEA 2000, 1x Front Fistmic connection, 1x Rear connection for 2nd station, 1x Audio (RCA), 1x GNSS (GPS) antenna (TNC)
Channels All available US, International and Canadian VHF marine bands
Nominal Supply Voltage 12 V dc (Reverse polarity and over voltage protection)
Operating Voltage Range 9 Vdc to 16 Vdc
Current Consumption Less than 6 A at high power (13.6 V)
Standby: 600 mA
Receive: 2 A
Loud hailer: 3A (8 Ohms) / 6A(4 Ohms)
Channels All available US, International and Canadian VHF marine bands
Frequency Range 156.000 MHz to 157.425 MHz / 155.500 MHz to 161.425 MHz (Private channels)
Frequency Stability +/- 1.5 ppm
Channel Spacing 12.5 kHz
Power Output Low power setting — 1 W High power setting — 25 W
Antenna Impedance 50 Ohms (typical)
Receiver Type Double conversion super heterodyne
Channels All available US, International and Canadian VHF marine bands
Sensitivity Better than 1 microvolt EMF @20dB SINAD
Squelch Sensitivity Less than —2 dBµ EMF
Hum and Noise Better than —40 dB
Audio Distortion Less than 10%
Base Station Speaker Power Output 2.5W (8 Ohms)
Fistmic Speaker Power 1W (16 Ohms)
External Speaker Power 5W (8 Ohms)
Handset Speaker Power Output 1W (16 Ohms)
Hailer Speaker Power Output 25W (4 Ohms) / 12W (8 Ohms)
Channels 72
Receiver IC Sensitivity —167 dBm (Tracking) / —148 dBm (Acquisition)
SBAS Compatibility WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS
Special Features Active Jamming and Interference Reduction
Signal Acquisition Automatic
Almanac Update Automatic
Geodetic Datum WGS-84 (alternatives available through Raymarine MFD)
Refresh Rate 10 Hz (10 times per second Concurrent GNSS)
Position Accuracy Without SBAS: <= 15 metres 95% of the time, With SBAS: <= 5 metres 95% of the time
Class Type AIS receiver only
Dimensions 7.83"W x 3.88"H x 5.63"D

What's in the Box:
  • Ray73 VHF DSC Radio
  • Sun cover
  • Panel mount gasket
  • Fistmic
  • Mounting bracket (Trunnion)
  • Mounting bracket knobs
  • Fistmic hook plate
  • Documentation
  • Protective antenna boot
  • SeaTalkng ® blanking plug
  • SeaTalkng ® 400 mm (15.7 in.) spur cable
  • 4x M4 nuts, spring washers and M4x25 machine screws (For Panel mounting)
  • 4x M4x25 screws (For Bracket (Trunnion) mounting)
  • 2x M4x12 screws (For Fistmic hook plate mounting).
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