March 2019 Issue

Garmin GTR200B: Comm, Bluetooth ICS

Garmin's new VHF comm radio all but eliminates the audio control panel with a built-in intercom, Bluetooth, 3D Audio and a smart feature set.

The $1395 GTR200B (the B is for Bluetooth) picks up where the first-gen $1199 GTR200 (still available) left off and sports the same chassis and overall footprint. Weighing just shy of two pounds, the radio measures 1.35 inches high by 6.25 inches wide and 9.39 inches deep with the interface connectors in place. That chassis is fairly deep and can pose a challenge for some panels, but it's slim enough to save space on the face of the panel.

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