Communication is vital for the safety and efficiency on board all vessels operating in hazardous environments, such as tankers, supply vessels and other offshore operations. Choosing a portable radio specially designed for this harsh environment is a must. Fully waterproof, the ATEX versions of the SAILOR SP3500 portable series is built specifically for use at sea, so it can be trusted to provide reliable communication whatever the conditions.

All SAILOR SP3500 ATEX versions are designed with the user in mind, and are ideal for work in hazardous marine environments. The unique SAILOR SP3540 VHF is both ATEX and GMDSS approved, so it can be used for on board communication and to fulfill safety requirements if an incident should occur. With large tactile buttons and control knobs combined with a user-friendly interface, operation of the SAILOR SP3500 ATEX portables could not be simpler, and when in the middle of a vital operation, be it a bunkering operation, hazardous cargo transfer or an oil spill clean-up, complicated operation of your radio is the last thing you need. Every SAILOR SP3500 portable radio also comes with a large, easy to read display with a red backlight to protect your night vision.

Years of experience with maritime design have resulted in the innovative, user-friendly design of the SAILOR SP3500 ATEX portables, which is backed up by incredible value and a high quality worldwide service network – On Board Service Center.

The ATEX Family

The SAILOR ATEX portable series is part of the SAILOR SP3500 family, which features seven models covering all maritime applications. There are three high-quality, durable ATEX models specifically designed for use in the dangerous offshore and tanker environment, whilst at the same time offering superb value.

  • SAILOR SP3530 Portable VHF ATEX
  • SAILOR SP3560 Portable UHF ATEX

All feature powerful transceivers and high quality audio ensuring that all parties can be heard loud and clear even when working in windy and noisy conditions. The SAILOR name gives you confidence that your portable VHF was built for the job at sea, with such features as:

  • Robust design
  • Waterproof (IP67)
  • Large display
  • Clear sound
  • Large tactile buttons
  • Ribbed grip
  • Interface to external accessories – e.g. SAILOR 3595 Hand Microphone ATEX

The SAILOR SP3500 ATEX versions conform to the 94/9/EC ATEX Directive. The approved rating is II 2 G Ex ib IIC T4. Accessories has been approved together with the SAILOR SP3500 ATEX radios.