Standard Horizon GX1300 Eclipse Ultra Compact Fixed Mount VHF



The Standard Horizon GX1300 Eclipse Ultra Compact Fixed Mount VHF Radio is an affordable ultra-compact ITU-R M.493-13 Class D VHF radio that has been re-engineered to meet the IPX8 submersible waterproof rating of 4.92 feet for 30 minutes, redesigned with an easy to operate icon/menu system featuring an oversized full dot matrix LCD (31 mm x 55 mm) to increase the size of the channels and navigation information displayed.

Simple installation, the radio’s rear chassis has also been reduced to 5.9″ deep for greater mounting flexibility in tight spaces. The eclipse has been updated with some great features, including DSC Test Calling and Automatic Position Polling making this a perfect choice for the budget conscious mariner in need of a full featured Marine VHF.

Other great features include All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels, programmable soft keys, NOAA Weather with Weather Alert, programmable Memory and Priority Scan, Dual Watch and a microphone with Clear Voice Noise Reduction Technology to eliminate unwanted background wind and engine noise. The ECLIPSE is capable of initiating a DSC Distress call, when activated, it transmits a digital mayday including vessel identification, Latitude / Longitude and time* to facilitate a prompt rescue. Additional DSC features include Individual, Urgency, Safety, Position Report and Send, DSC test call and Auto DSC channel switching. The GX1300 is backed by an industry leading 3-year waterproof warranty.

Features:Affordable Ultra Compact Class D Fixed Mount VHF Radio
Meets ITU-R M493-13 Class D DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
Replaces older Eclipse+ and Eclipse DSC Models
Ultra-Compact rear chassis design (Only 5.9″ deep)
Easy to Operate Icon/Menu System
Oversized Full dot matrix display (31 mm x 55 mm)
Built in Separate Receiver for CH70 (Receiving DSC Calls)
DSC test call and Auto DSC channel change selection
GPS position and Time Shown on a Full-dot Matrix Display when Connected to a GPS Receiver
NMEA In and Output Connections to a Compatible GPS Chart Plotter
Programmable soft keys
Automatically poll the GPS position of up to 4 ships using DSC
Submersible IPX8 waterproof rating (1.5M or 4.92 feet for 30 minutes)
All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels
Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels
NOAA weather channel selection with Weather Alert
Programmable Scan, Priority Scan, and Dual Watch

Channel Selection: Front panel keys
Controls: Volume, squelch, spring loaded DSC distress cover, backlit keypad
Display Type: Backlit dot matrix display
Scanning Modes: Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch Weather Alert: Yes
Transmit Power: 25/1 Watt
NMEA 0183 outputs: DSC and DSE
Dimensions: 6.1″ (W) 2.36″ (H) x 5.9″ (D)
Flush Mount Cutout: 2″ (H) x 5.4″ (W)
Current Draw: 5A/0.5A
Waterproof: IPX8, submersible 4.92 ft. (1.5m) for 30 minutes
Warranty: 3 years including water damage, after warranty a $65 flat rate covers the repair


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Standard Horizon GX1300 Eclipse Ultra Compact Fixed Mount VHF”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *