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Radio check...

Terry RavenscraftTerry Ravenscraft Posts: 242 Deckhand
Relocated radio and antenna to electronics box antenna to t top ...how can i do an inshore / lake radio check ?.....   thanks in advance.

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  • pottydocpottydoc Port Saint JoePosts: 4,701 Captain
    Do you have a be buddy with a vhf on his boat that lives within 15 miles or so? Ask him to go out side and turn it on. Have him call you on your phone when he gets it on. Do the check, and if he hears you, have him respond over the radio. 
  • Alex from GAAlex from GA Posts: 1,592 Captain
    Just call, on channel 09, for a radio check.
  • surfmansurfman WC FLPosts: 5,993 Admiral
    You don't have to be on the water for that, they have a pretty good range, hail on 09 or 10, there is also an automatic reply on 24 i think.

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