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F57 VHF Radio
F57 VHF Radio
Cobra

F57 VHF Radio

Catalogue Code: 200323
£ 139.95 In Stock
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Description
Cobra F57 VHF Radio
Cobra F57 VHF Radio - An affordable waterproof DSC VHF packed full of features commonly found on much more expensive sets.

Features
INTERNATIONAL, U.S.A., & Canadian Channel sets.

REWIND-SAY-AGAIN¨ Replay missed calls. Automatically records the last 20 seconds of incoming radio transmissions. Handy when in noisy conditions.

RADIO CHECK Checks battery voltage when transmitting, RF power output, and antenna output.

INSTANT CHANNEL 16 Instant access to channel 16 for emergency situations.

TRI-WATCH Monitors three (32) channels at once - Channel 16 and two (w) user selected channels.

SCAN / MEMORY SCAN Scan all channels to find conversations in progress, or scan channels placed into memory.

CHANNEL NAMES Friendly VHF channel names under the channel number.

SIGNAL STRENGTH METER Shows the strength of incoming signal.

ILLUMINATED KEYS Allows high visibility of keys.

ILLUMINATED LCD DISPLAY: Super Large See radio settings from practically anywhere with the largest LCD available on a fixed radio.

NOISE CANCELLING MICROPHONE Blocks background noise.

External Speaker and PA Speaker Connect an external speaker and a PA (Public Address) speaker.

NMEA IN AND OUT NMEA in for GPS input. NMEA output to display other vessels and their information transmitted by DSC on your chart plotter.

EXTERNAL ALARM INPUT Senses the alarm from your chart plotter and uses the speaker on the radio to amplify the alarm for way point arrival, MOB, etc.

ATIS Capable of operating within the Automatic Transponder Identification System. ATIS includes data at the end of a transmission for station identification.

Specifications
Waterproof: IPX8 - Submersible for 30 minutes in 1.5 meter deep water.
INPUT VOLTAGE 13.8 VDC
CURRENT DRAIN: Stand-by 200 mA / Receive 300 mA
TRANSMIT 5 A @ High Power // 1 A @ Low Power
TEMPERATURE RANGE -20ºC to 60ºC
UNIT DIMENSIONS 159 mm x 57 mm x 180 mm
UNIT WEIGHT 1100 g

In the Box
Gimbal bracket and knobs
Flush Mount Kit
User Manual
NMEA Input Cable
Availability
Stock Availability

Stock can move quickly, so this is just a suggestion of current levels, please phone the shop to confirm.

The ship to store service is based on Head Office sending stock to a branch.

If you wish to click & collect stock, please do so over the phone using the number provided.

Store Availability Telephone
Nailsworth (Head Office) 0345 130 0710
Force 4 Chandlery Bristol 0117 926 8396
Force 4 Chandlery Cardiff Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 6th March 2020 02920 787190
Force 4 Chandlery Chichester 01243 773788
Force 4 Chandlery Deacons 02380 402182
Force 4 Chandlery Lymington Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 5th March 2020 01590 673698
Force 4 Chandlery Plymouth 01752 548301
Force 4 Chandlery Poole 01202 723311
Force 4 Chandlery Poole Quay Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 5th March 2020 01202673056
Force 4 Chandlery Port Hamble Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 3rd March 2020 02380 454858
Force 4 Chandlery Southampton 02380 632 725
Force 4 Chandlery Swansea Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 6th March 2020 01792 465570
Force 4 Chandlery Swanwick 01489 881825
Concession & collection point Chichester Not currently in stock - available to ship to store by 2nd March 2020 01243 773788

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Size Guide

Men's Size Guide

  To Fit Height To Fit Chest
X SMALL 5'2" - 5'4" 34 - 36"
SMALL 5'5" - 5'7" 36 - 38"
MEDIUM 5'7" - 5'10" 38 - 40"
LARGE 5'11" - 6'1" 41 - 43"
X LARGE 6'1" - 6'3" 44 - 46"
X LARGE 6'3" - 6'5" 46 - 48"

 

Shoe Sizes

UK EURO MENS US LADIES US
3.5 36   5.5
4 37   6
4.5 37.5   6.5
5 38 5.5 7
5.5 38.5 6 7.5
6 39.5 6.5 8
6.5 40 7 8.5
7 40.5 7.5 9
7.5 41.5 8 9.5
8 42 8.5 10
8.5 42.5 9  
9 43 9.5  
9.5 44 10  
10 44.5 10.5  
10.5 45 11  
11 45.5 11.5  
11.5 46.5 12  
12 47 12.5  
12.5 47.5 13  
13 48 13.5  
14 50 14.5  
Delivery & Returns
Delivery

Our Mail Order team ship chandlery, yacht parts and sailing clothing around the world. We use the best value couriers available, and we will endeavour to get your products to you as quickly and as cost effectively as possible.

UK Standard Delivery

  • UK Mainland 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £3.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • UK Mainland 1 - 20Kg £5.95 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • UK Mainland 20Kg+ Price on request
  • UK Mainland Next Day 0 - 20Kg £9.95 Courier service with signature
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £3.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 1 - 20Kg £9.95 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands 20Kg+ Price on request
  • Channel Islands 0 - 1Kg (small jiffy) £5.95 Royal Mail Service 3- 5 working days
  • Channel Islands 1 - 20Kg £13.50 Courier service with signature 3- 5 working days
  • Channel Islands 20Kg+ Price on request ​

UK Exceptional Delivery

  • UK Mainland; Antifoul & paints £5.95
  • UK Mainland; Inflatable dinghy £10.00
  • UK Mainland; Liferafts £15.00
  • UK Mainland; Flares £20.00
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Antifoul & paints £9.95
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Inflatable dinghy price on request
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Liferafts price on request
  • Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands; Flares not available to ship at this time
  • Channel Islands; Antifoul & paints £13.50
  • Channel Islands; Inflatable dinghy price on request Channel Islands; Flares not available to ship at this time

For further delivery information click here.

Returns

Standard Returns

If you are not entirely happy with your purchase, we will exchange or refund your goods in full, provided that the items are returned within 14 days of receipt.*

Please check the condition of goods on arrival - we are unable to accept goods damaged during shipping after 14 days.

Returned goods must be packaged securely, with all original packaging undamaged and in a saleable condition i.e. shoe boxes must be in the same condition as when received.

Goods must be unused and security seals intact.*

If you would like to return goods because they were ordered incorrectly or if clothing does not fit, return postage will be at your expense. If you would like us to replace the goods with another size or colour, we will charge carriage on the replacement.

Please be aware that some navigational and safety products may be dated, and as such a full refund may in some cases not be possible. If you are purchasing dated navigational charts we suggest you contact us for more information.

Faulty Goods

If you receive your goods and believe them to be faulty, please contact us straight away with a brief description of the problem. If we require you to return the product for a replacement, we will send you a pre-paid Royal Mail label for delivery back to us. Unfortuantely we cannot send the courier back to collect the items.

Returning goods to Force 4 is easy!

  1. Please contact us by ringing 0345 1300 710 or email on returns@force4.co.uk. This way we'll be able to determine whether you would like to return the product for a refund or whether you'd like to exchange the product. We are unable to process the return of faulty goods that we're not expecting.
  2. We'll then give you a returns number. This returns number will need to be clearly marked on the outside of your parcel so it can be identified on arrival. Please note, failure to mark a returns reference number on the outside of your parcel may result in a delay in processing your return.
  3. Don't forget your proof of postage, just in case!
  4. Once we receive the item we'll be able to proceed with a refund or an exchange.

*this excludes faulty goods with manufacturers defects. If goods are found to be faulty during use, after the returns period, please just give us a ring on 0345 1300 710 and we'll be happy to help.

Questions & Answers
Questions & Answers
How does it fit to a bulkhead? Henry

This includes Gimbal bracket and knobs as well as Flush Mount Kit
08/10/19

Is this radio suitable for UK inshore waters? bill milburn

Yes, this would be suitable for the UK inland waters. It is also ATIS Capable so would be suitable for European inland waters

19/03/19

Does this have UK M1 and M2 channels? If so, do they show as M1 and M2 or are they something like 37a and P1? Thsnk you. Lindsay Tosh

The Cobra F57 lists these channels as M1 and M2.


14/10/19

Does this unit require separate GPS receiver & aerial or does it receive the GPS internally? Stephen Archer

The F57 has no internal GPS receiver, so would require a GPS position to be fed from another unit. This can be received through the NMEA 0183 input

30/04/19

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Men's Size Guide

  To Fit Height To Fit Chest
X SMALL 5'2" - 5'4" 34 - 36"
SMALL 5'5" - 5'7" 36 - 38"
MEDIUM 5'7" - 5'10" 38 - 40"
LARGE 5'11" - 6'1" 41 - 43"
X LARGE 6'1" - 6'3" 44 - 46"
X LARGE 6'3" - 6'5" 46 - 48"

 

Shoe Sizes

UK EURO MENS US LADIES US
3.5 36   5.5
4 37   6
4.5 37.5   6.5
5 38 5.5 7
5.5 38.5 6 7.5
6 39.5 6.5 8
6.5 40 7 8.5
7 40.5 7.5 9
7.5 41.5 8 9.5
8 42 8.5 10
8.5 42.5 9  
9 43 9.5  
9.5 44 10  
10 44.5 10.5  
10.5 45 11  
11 45.5 11.5  
11.5 46.5 12  
12 47 12.5  
12.5 47.5 13  
13 48 13.5  
14 50 14.5  
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