Raymarine Ray63 Dual Station VHF Radio with GPS

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Raymarine’s Ray63 radio comes with oversized controls and a big screen for easy operation offshore. 

Ray63 is a full-function VHF marine radio with Class D Digital Selective Calling (DSC) and a built-in GPS receiver. The Ray63 also supports 1 wired or 2 wireless RayMic controllers for true multi-station control and intercom capability.


  • Full-sized marine VHF with Digital Selective Calling.
  • Wired or wireless expansion with optional RayMic handset stations.
  • Built-in GPS/GNSS receiver with connection point for optional external antenna.
  • NMEA2000 and NMEA0183 networking for integration with onboard systems.
  • Audio output connection for optional passive remote speaker (A80542).
  • Surface and trunnion mount kits included.
  • Styled to compliment the Axiom family of multifunction displays.


pdf download icon  Installation and Operations Instructions



  • Operating Temperature -20ºC to +60ºC 
  • Storage Temperature -25ºC to +70ºC 
  • Relative Humidity 95%
  • Water Proofing IPx6 & IPx7
  • 1x NMEA 0183 | 1x SeaTalkng ® / NMEA 2000 | 1x Front Fistmic connection | 1x Rear connection for 2nd station | 1x Audio (RCA) | 1x GNSS (GPS) antenna (TNC)


  • Nominal Supply Voltage 12 V dc (Reverse polarity and over voltage protection)
  • Operating Voltage Range 9 Vdc to 16 Vdc
  • Current Consumption 
    • Less than 6 A at high power (13.6 V)
    • Standby: 600 mA
    • Receive: 2 A


  • Channels All available US, International and Canadian VHF marine bands
  • Frequency Range 156.000 MHz to 157.425 MHz / 155.500 MHz to 161.425 MHz (Private channels)
  • Frequency Stability +/- 1.5 ppm
  • Channel Spacing 12.5 kHz
  • Power Output Low power setting — 1 W | High power setting — 25 W
  • Spurious missions Better than –36 dBm at 25 W (Less than 0.25 μW)
  • Maximum Deviation +/- 5 kHz
  • Antenna Impedance 50 Ohms (typical)


  • Receiver Type Double conversion super heterodyne
  • Channels All available US, International and Canadian VHF marine bands
  • Frequency Range 156.050 MHz to 163.275 MHz / 155.500 MHz to 161.425 MHz (Private channels)
  • Sensitivity Better than 1 microvolt EMF @20dB SINAD
  • Squelch Sensitivity Less than —2 dBμ EMF
  • Hum and Noise Better than –40 dB
  • Audio Distortion Less than 10%
  • Receiver Sensitivity Distance — 119dBm (0.25uV) @ 12dB SINAD (typical)
  • Local — 110dBm (0.7uV) @12dB SINAD (typical)
  • Adjacent Channel Selectivity More than 70 dB
  • Spurious Response Rejection More than 70 dB
  • Inter Modulation Rejection More than 70 dB


  • Base Station Speaker Power Output 2.5W (8Ω
  • Fistmic Speaker Power 1W (16Ω)
  • External Speaker Power 5W (8Ω)
  • Handset Speaker Power Output 1W (16Ω)


  • Channels 72
  • Cold Start <2 minutes
  • Receiver IC Sensitivity –167 dBm (Tracking) / –148 dBm (Acquisition)
  • GNSS Compatibility GPS | GLONASS | *Beidou
  • SBAS Compatibility WAAS | EGNOS | MSAS
  • Special Features Active Jamming and Interference Reduction
  • Operating Frequency GPS L1 C/A | GLONASS L10F | Beidou B1
  • Signal Acquisition Automatic
  • Almanac Update Automatic
  • Geodetic Datum WGS-84 (alternatives available through Raymarine MFD)
  • Refresh Rate 10 Hz (10 times per second Concurrent GNSS)
  • Antenna Internal — Ceramic chip mounted near top of unit
  • External — Passive antenna connection via TNC connector
  • Position Accuracy Without SBAS: <= 15 metres 95% of the time | With SBAS: <= 5 metres 95% of the time

What's in The Box

  1. Ray63 VHF DSC Radio
  2. Sun cover
  3. Panel mount gasket
  4. Mounting bracket (Trunnion)
  5. Mounting bracket knobs
  6. Fistmic hook plate
  7. 4 x M4x25 screws (For Bracket (Trunnion) mounting)
  8. Documentation
  9. 4 x M4 nuts, spring washers and M4x25 machine screws (For Panel mounting)
  10. Protective antenna boot
  11. 2 x M4x12 screws (For Fistmic hook plate mounting)
  12. Protective antenna boot
  13. SeaTalkng ® blanking plug
  14. SeaTalkng ® 400 mm (15.7 in.) spur cable


All orders are shipped from our Brookvale, Sydney order fulfilment centre. Orders are normally shipped within 5 business days - most quicker!

Shipping day estimates after your order leaves our fulfilment centre in Sydney are based on Australia Post domestic delivery times:

 State   Regular
 ACT   2 - 4 business days   1 - 2 business days
 NSW   2 - 4 business days   1 - 2 business days
 NT   7 - 10 business days   3 - 4 business days
 QLD   3 - 5 business days   2 - 3 business days
 SA   4 - 6 business days   2 - 3 business days
 TAS   5 - 6 business days   2 - 3 business days
 VIC   3 - 5 business days   2 - 3 business days
 WA   6 - 9 business days   3 - 5 business days

Last updated 11/08/2022

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