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Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio
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Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio

  • Optional Speaker Mic or Headset Capable, JIS-8 / IPX8 Submersible
  • Transmit Power: 1 / 5 Watts Selectable, Battery Life: 11+ Hours
  • Dimensions: 2.2" W x 5.2" H x 1.7" D
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    Standard Horizon
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    Shipping Weight: 
    1.95 Lbs.
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    Status:    In Stock



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    Standard Horizon HX290 Floating Handheld VHF Radio


    • Affordable, floating VHF radio designed for ease of use
    • Slim form-fitting case with large keys and channel display
    • Glow-in-the-dark strip helps with retrieval of radio if accidentally dropped overboard
    • Supplied with 1140 mAh Li-ion battery, AC and DC chargers, charging cradle
    • External jack for optional speaker microphones and headsets
    • Programmable Scan, Dual Watch and Channel 16 Priority Scan
    • 10-channel preset key, key lock and battery life indicator
    • 3-year waterproof warranty


    • Standard Horizon Model No. HX290
    • Channels: USA, Canada, International and (10) NOAA weather
    • Input Voltage: 7.4 Volt DC
    • Transmit Power: 1 or 5 Watts selectable
    • Battery: 1140 mAh Li-ion rechargeable
    • Battery Life (approx.): 11+ hours (Average)
    • Current Draw: 1.6 Amps @ 5 Watts / 0.7 Amp @ 1 Watt
    • Water Resistance Rating: JIS-8 / IPX8 Submersible (depth of 4.92 ft. for 30 min.)
    • Dimensions (not including antenna): 2.2" W x 5.2" H x 1.7" D

    For further details see Owner's Manual for this product


    Standard Horizon VHF Radio Flush Mount Bracket Kit
    Item #: 258482
  • Designed for Mounting GX1600 and GX1700 VHF Radios
  • Designed for Dash or Flush Mounting
  •  Include

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    Standard Horizon FBA-42 AA Alkaline Battery Tray
    Item #: 259564
  • Designed for HX290 AND HX400 Handheld VHF Radios
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    Standard Horizon Pa-48b Battery Charger
    Item #: 260088
  • Applications: HX280s, HX290 and VX-8R / 8DR / 8GR*
  • Input: 100 - 240 Volts AC, Type: Slow Charger
  • Charging Time: 5 to 8 hours
  •  Include

    Model #:
    Standard Horizon Mini Speaker Microphone
    Item #: 256221
  • Applications: HX370, HX471, HX500 and HX600 Handhelds with Earphone Jack
  • Waterproof Rating: Splash and Spray
  •  Include

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    Standard Horizon Speaker / Microphone
    Item #: 256228
  • Applications: All Standard Horizon Safe Handheld VHFs with a Speaker Mic Port*
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Includes Noice-Cancelling
  •  Include

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    Standard Horizon SSM-14A Speaker / Microphone
    Item #: 260690
  • Applications: HX380, HX290, HX370S, HX400, HX851 and HX870
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Commercial Grade with Heavy Duty Belt Clip
  •  Include

    Model #:
    Standard Horizon CAT460 "Rubber Duck" Style Replacement Antenna
    Item #: 258484
  • Compatible with Most Models Except HX470 and HX471
  • Dimensions: 5-3/4 in. L x 1/2 in. OD (at Base)
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