The Simrad HH36 Class D DSC handheld VHF features integrated GPS, which provides search-and-rescue personnel with position data from an emergency DSC call. Its large, backlit LCD screen measures 25.5-by-40.4 mm; the unit offers two screen modes: navigation and plotter. Navigation mode shows current bearing, distance to waypoint, speed over ground, and other details. Plotter mode shows nearby waypoints and key nav information. The Get Buddy option transmits your position quickly to as many as 20 friends. The waterproof HH36 also offers a man-overboard function. It holds a charge up to 13 hours and costs $249. Visit simrad-yachting.com.