Instruction/ maintenance manual of the product MF/HF DSC/Watch Receiver DSC-60 Furuno
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Model DSC-60 Catalogue No. W-3241c MF/HF DSC/Watch Receiver ● Fully meets GMDSS carriage requirements ● Distress, safety and routine communications ● Scanning of DSC frequencies for distress and general calls on MF/HF ● Excellent readability of a volume message by 160-character LCD display ● File editing capability for readiness in case of emergency ● Automatic entry of own ship position with manual override ● PSTN (Public Switched T elephone Network) capability standard ● Optional built-in receiver board for DSC ship business/routine frequencies is available The FURUNO DSC-60 is a Class A MF/HF Digital Selective Calling (DSC) system with built-in DSC W atch Receiver designed to fully meet the GMDSS carriage requirements.
GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS 1. Rules and Regulations ITU-R Rec. 493-9 (Class A), 541-8, 1082-1 IEC 61097-3, IEC 61097-8, IEC 61 162-1, IEC 60945 IMO Res. A.804(19), A.806(19) and MSC.68(68) amendment, EN 300 338 2. Distress Call and Message Distress Call and Message (RR 31 12: Format specifier (distress), Self-ID, Nature of distress, Distress coordinates, T ime, T elecommand, EOS, ECC) 3.
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