The CUBO-162 is AMEC´s latest AIS antenna splitter used to share a single VHF antenna for both VHF radio and AIS transponder or receiver. It also provides a feed for an FM radio.
The design of the splitter enables receive zero insertion loss for maximized reception range of your VHF radio and AIS device. Its fail-safe feature guarantees priority to VHF radio operation even if the splitter has a power outage. The built-in test function gives a simple diagnosis in the event of an antenna problem.
Featured with durable design and compact housing, the CUBO-162 is the best companion for your AIS transponder or receiver.
- Zero insertion loss for reception: enables maximum reception range
- Fail-safe operation: VHF radio operation priority, even when powered off
- Self-test function: provides a simple diagnosis of possible antenna issues
- Now includes a Motorola jack for the FM radio port
- Low power consumption: 130mA maximum at 12vDC
AIS & VHF Radio Frequency Range
156.025 MHz~162.025 MHz
Insertion loss, AIS Receive path
Insertion loss, VHF Radio Receive path
Insertion loss, AIS Transmit path
| Insertion loss, VHF Radio Transmit path|| Typical 1.0dB|
12V ~ 24V DC
Operating current (receive)
100mA typical at 12VDC
Operating current (Transmit)
150mA typical at 12VDC
One Power Indicator (Green)
One Error Indicator (Red)
| One VHF Radio Transmission Indicator (Green)|
| One AIS Transponder Transmission Indicator (Green)|
128 mm (5.51 inch)
36 mm (1.97 inch)
88 mm (7.87 inch) (excluding connector)
BNC: Max. 12.5W, 50 ohms
VHF Radio port
SO-239: Max. 25W, 50 ohms
95% RH at 40°C
In The Box
AMEC CUBO-162 product manual
Founded in 2006, Alltek Marine Electronics Corp., also known as AMEC, is a ISO9001:2000 certified company that designs and manufactures marine electronic equipment. More than half of the company's engineering talent has over 10 years of hands-on experience, including extensive experience with military projects. AMEC products are known for excellent build-quality, reliability, performance and value. Milltech Marine is the US distributor for AMEC marine products.