The VH01 meets temperature, thermal shock, vibration and drop resistant (from 1 m height) requirements. After passing those environmental tests, the VH01 retains 1m depth waterproof (IP67) construction as specified by IMO resolution MSC.149(77) and other related regulations.

For survival craft use, the optional LB01 (non-rechargeable) 3300mAh lithium battery pack provides more than 8 hours* of operating time even at –20°C.

Large Keypad with Positive Button Action

Large buttons and knobs provide tactile feedback for positive operation.

A wide viewing angle, high intensity LCD offers extra clear, easy to read characters. The bright LED indicator on the top of panel shows the operating condition clearly.

Easy to Operate even For Unskilled Operators

Operation instructions are printed on the rear panel. All operations can be made with one hand.

Model CY-VH01
Frequency 154~163 MHz
Channel Spacing 25 KHz
Number of Channels 98
Operation Temperature -20℃ ~ +55℃
RF Output Power 1W (Lo)/5W (Hi)
Frequency Error <+1.5KHz
Sensitivity 2uV for 12dB SINAD
Adjacent Channel Power >70 dB
Blocking >90 dB
Spurious Response >60 dB
Harmonic Distortion <5%
Intermodulation Rejection >68 dB
Size 56 x 133 x 27.5 mm
Weight 280 g


Approval Standard:

1. Resolution A.694(17): General Requirements for Shipboard Radio Equipment Forming Part of The Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) and for Electronic Navigational Aids.
2. Resolution MSC.149(77): Adoption of the Revised Performance Standards for Survival Craft Portable Two-way VHF Radio Telephone Apparatus.
3. IEC 60945:2002/COR 1:2008 Maritime Navigation and Radio Communication Equipment and Systems -General Requirements – Methods of Testing and Required Test Result.

Other Features

  • One touch access to Channel 16 and call channel
  • Highly visible yellow colored body


  • NC101L Universal Cordura / Nylon Carry Case with Shouder strap
  • Chest Harness
  • Leather Carry Case

Standard Packages Include:

  • CB-VH01 Transceiver
  • Belt Clip
  • Desktop Rapid Charger LB02CA
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack LB02
  • Emergency Battery Pack LB01
    (Non Rechargeable)
  • Antenna
  • Operating Manual