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Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio

Item # 80610
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Key Features

  • All marine channels, all NOAA weather channels

  • 10-channel preset key

  • 5/1 watt transmit power

  • Programmable scan, priority scan

  • Submersible to JIS-8 standards


Our Price   $129.99

Availability: In Stock

  • Please note: This item can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.
  • Additional discounts do not apply.
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Product Description
standard_horizon The Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio is one of the most affordable floating handheld marine radios available. Polycarbonate housing is completely waterproof and floats.

Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio Features:
• All USA/International and Canadian marine channels
• All NOAA weather channels and weather alerts
• Floating polycarbonate housing
• Programmable scan
• Channel 16 priority scan
• Dual watch
• 10-channel preset key
• Squelch level on display
• 5 or 1 Watt transmit power
• 1.5"W x 1"H LCD screen
• Submersible by JIS-8 standards

Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio Includes:
• 2300mAh Li-Ion battery
• Belt clip
• Flexible whip antenna
• 110V AC charger
• 12V DC charger
• Three-year waterproof warranty
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Specifications
Power 5/1 watt
Chan Select Up/Down
Batt Type Li-Ion
Batt Cap 1150MAh
Prog Scan Yes
Construction Submersible

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Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio
 
4.5

(based on 2 reviews)

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5.0

good for the price

By beefcake

from orlando, fl

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact Design
  • Easy Storage
  • Easy To Use
  • Safe
  • Waterproof

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Boating
    • Canoeing
    • Personal Watercraft

    Comments about Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio:

    I use this radio frequently on the river in the back country and on the ocean and it works every time. The size makes it easy to carry or put in a cupholder for easy access

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    4.0

    On-Time, As Promised - Great Service

    By Kerry

    from Concord, NH

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Compact Design
    • Easy To Use
    • Waterproof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Boating

      Comments about Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio:

      Unit is well desgined and built as with most Standard Horizon products . . .good value for the price point and reliable.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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