VHF Radio

KV-38 (New!)

Handheld VHF/DSC marine transceiver

Handheld VHF/DSC marine transceiver

  • ATIS function
  • 70 programmable user channels
  • IPX7 Waterproof Construction (1m Depth of Water for 30 Minutes)
  • Active Noise Cancelling
  • Built-in GPS, Built-in DSC and MOB function
  • Floats and Flashes
  • Battery Indicator
  • Receives Weather Channel
  • Favorite Channel Function
  • Vibration Water Draining Function
  • Dual/ Tri-Watch


Frequency Range TX: 156.025 – 157.425MHz
RX: 156.000 – 163.425MHz
Type of Emission FM(16K0G3E),DSC(16K0G2B)
Frequency Stability ±10 PPM
Battery Pack DC7.4V,1500 mAh
Operating Temperature Range -15°C~+55°C
Dimension (W×D×H) 61mm×141mm×43mm
Weight 315g(with battery, antenna and belt Clip)
Water Proof Level IPX7

(Apply to Long term Tracking (when Signal strength ≥-130dBm, 5 satellites visible)

TIFF Cold Boot <1 minute
TIFF Warm Boot <10 seconds
Horizontal position Precision <10 meters


Output Power 5W/1W
Maximum Frequency Deviation ±5kHz
Spurious Emission ≤0.25uW
Adjacent Channel Power ≥ 70 dB
Audio Harmonic Distortion ≤ 10%
Current Drain ≤ 1.5A (High Power)
≤ 0.7A (Low Power)
≤ 0.2A (Max Audio Input)


Receiver Sensitivity ≤ 0.22 µ V
Squelch Sensitivity ≤ 0.22 µ V
HUM and Noise ≥ 40 dB
Adjacent Channel Sensitivity ≥ 70 dB
Spurious Response Rejection Ratio ≥ 70 dB
Intermodulation Rejection Ratio ≥ 68 dB
Audio Output Power ≥ 0.5 W(10%)


Accessories included: Antenna
Li-ion Battery
Desktop Charger (With Screws, Battery Bracket and Rubber Band)
AC Adaptor
Cigarette Lighter Cable
Belt Clip
Hand Strap
Instruction Manual
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