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Carver 466 - how to activate external speaker?

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Carver 466 - how to activate external speaker?

Postby luvnlifeIV » December 26th, 2014, 8:13 am

Hello everyone...question? We purchased a 2003 Carver 466 last year and it has an external speaker like a bull horn mounted on top of the arch and I can not figure out how to activate it via the VHF radio. I assume this was part of the standard configuration of the boat but not 100% sure. Any ideas how this is activated if you have a similar set-up as I can not find anything about it in the ICOM instructions.

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Re: Carver 466 - how to activate external speaker?

Postby AaHubb » December 26th, 2014, 9:30 am

Exactly how is dependent on the VHF radio. Most I have seen have a dedicated button for the PA function. Perhaps the radio was replaced by the prior owner. On the plus side that would give you a reason to shop for an upgrade.
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Re: Carver 466 - how to activate external speaker?

Postby waybomb » December 26th, 2014, 12:37 pm

Go to the ICOM US website. You can download literature for just about everything they have ever sold. Find you model and go from there.
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