The Ocean Signal range of survival craft exceeds the requirements of IMO, SOLAS and GMDSS.
Runs on Li-Polymer battery in rechargeable battery option available with quick charger, for normal everyday use
Fully waterproof, thermal shock even 40C
High efficiency transmitter for maximum battery life
Rugged design exceeds GMDSS environmental requirements
lithium main battery for emergency use
Novel battery protective tab protects against accidental use
Battery classified as non-hazardous for shipping
Battery provides in excess of 16 hours of typical operation, even at -20°C. (10% Tx, 10% Rx, 80% squelched)
Laser engraved key legends for durability
High contrast, backlit LCD and keypad
rugged accessory socket option; waterproof to IP68 for use with headsets, helmets, punch mics, etc.
4 scan modes, D/W, T/W, capture and memory capture
21 simplex channels according to IMO SOLAS requirements
The SafeSea V100 portable radiotelephone meets all IMO requirements for carriage on SOLAS vessels. Designed to be ultra-rugged and easy to use, both on board and in dangerous situations, the V100 is the ideal choice for compulsory and voluntary transport.
The novel battery protection tab means that the main battery can be permanently attached to the radio without fear of losing its charge. The radio will always be available for use in an emergency without the need to remove protective labels or the like before use. Simply break off the red protective tab and your radio will be instantly ready to turn on.
For everyday use, Ocean Signal offers a rechargeable Li-Polymer battery (RB5V) option is available. The quick release quick charger provides the ideal solution for keeping batteries fully charged.
For routine testing of the V100 an alkaline, non-rechargeable battery (TB6V) is available. This battery has limited life for testing and is not suitable for operational use.
Output Power (High)
Output Power (Low)
6dB/octave (300Hz to 3kHz)
Sensitivity (20dB SINAD)
Audio Output Power
Adjacent Channel Rejection
Spurious Response Rejection
Number of channels (GMDSS: simplex only)
Lithium/Iron Disulphide (Li/FeS2)
Operational Lifetime (10% Tx:10% Rx:80% Squelched)
Operating Temperature Range
-20°C to +55°C
Storage Temperature Range
-30°C to +70°C
93% @ +40°C
1 meter for 30 minutes
100mm with 45°C drop for 1hour
Drop proof (onto hardwood surface)
1metre (6 faces)
Height (Body only)
68mm (70mm inc. battery tab)
Standards and Approvals (pending)
Marine Equipment Directive A.1/5.17
USA standards (GMDSS)
CFR47 part 80.1101