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Old 09-21-2016, 07:10 AM   #1
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Default Standard Horizon New Products

Standard Horizon has a few new products that will be released very soon. I personally have had the opportunity to put hands on with these. Here is an overview:

The key here is that they are the exact same footprint of the ICOM 504 / 506. So if you have one of those this will slide right in without cutting.

Model GX-6000
NMEA 2000 - AWESOME!!!!!
AIS Receive
25K Dual Zone Hailer
Scrambler
Wired Mic Standard
Wireless Mic is an optional upgrade - The quality of the Mic is outstanding. (MSRP $149.00)
Ability to connect 4 wireless Mics
GX6000 $499.99


Model GX6500
NMEA 2000 - AWESOME!!!!!
AIS Class B - NICE !
25K Dual Zone Hailer
Scrambler
Wired Mic Standard
Wireless Mic is an optional upgrade - The quality of the Mic is outstanding. (MSRP $149.00)
Ability to connect 4 wireless Mics
GX6500 $799.99

We have done many many Standard Horizon units. They have not let us down as far as performance and after the sale support. so with hat said these are our number 1 go to VHF radios.

Take a peek at these as they will be available very soon.


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That's nice but they don't have a ff525 available
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When are these out,?
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Any word on an updated 1600/1700 with N2K?
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Will be out in about 2 months or so.

No news on updating the 1600 / 1700
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How many vhf antennas are required?
Thanks
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Are you sure those prices are correct?

As much as I'd like AIS Class B, I think the prices are switched....
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I just swapped the MSRP prices. Sorry about the mix up. They are correct now.

Take a look at these units when you have a few second. They are loaded with features and priced perfectly.

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Built in GPS?

For $300.00 [rebate] I just purchased the GX2200 [from you] works great built in GPS/AIS. Used 0183 connection to Garmin for AIS.

Smart of SH to come out with a NMEA 2000 unit.
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No prob...Since I discovered the error, I'll take one at the original price

So will this unit push AIS data to Ray Marine C140W?
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I am in.

Let me know when I can order the Non AIS version. I want to dump my Link 8
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Do we know if the wireless microphone accessory works with older S-H units?
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No prob...Since I discovered the error, I'll take one at the original price

So will this unit push AIS data to Ray Marine C140W?
Tony,

LOL and yes it will push AIS data.

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I am in.

Let me know when I can order the Non AIS version. I want to dump my Link 8
I will keep you posted when they are available. Another great release by Standard Horizon. They guys are also really good as far as support. While we do quite a bit of internet business this is secondary to our on site installations. Standard Horizon is our go to for 95 percent of our installs.
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I will keep you posted when they are available. Another great release by Standard Horizon. They guys are also really good as far as support. While we do quite a bit of internet business this is secondary to our on site installations. Standard Horizon is our go to for 95 percent of our installs.
I hate my Lowrance Link8, I am so much happier with the SH radio that I have. Will ithe SH also have NMEA0183, if so I would replace all the radios on the boat. I have one on N2k (Link8) and one on 0183 (SHgx1150) with a separate GPS source for redundancy.

The Link8 will get moved outside to the rear helm
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Will the GX6000/GX6500 have a GPS receiver? I am in the market for a new VHF and would seriously consider this Standard Horizon offering if it has a GPS receiver. The street price of a ICOM M506 with NMEA 2000, AIS and GPS is $520. I think SH will miss the boat if this does include a GPS receiver.
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Any word on the GX6500 availability?
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I've always been a fan of SH. Quality products that have never let me down.
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Nice addition .... I wonder if the wireless mic will work if the main unit is installed inside the helm enclosure?

Here's a comparison video I did in 2004 of the ICOM 504 to the 506. You can see the differences if the display and buttons of the iCOM 506 to the new SH's. I wonder what the licensing requirements of the class B units if any.

https://vimeo.com/97275638
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(I think) it goes without saying.....they will have internal GPS!!
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