Low Cost Floating Handheld VHF for any Boater
If you are looking for a high class unit at an affordable price, the Standard Horizon HX290 is the VHF radio for you. Rugged and waterproof, the HX290 is built to withstand all of mother natures’ elements. The slim design of this unit makes it easy to use as your main source of communication, or to stow away in your ditch bag as a backup.
NOAA weather channels & weather alerts will provide you with current weather conditions while you’re out at sea. Other included features are, user selectable 5 and 1 watt transmit power output, programmable scan, priority scan, and dual watch, and the HX290 Floating VHF houses USA, International, & Canadian Marine Channels. For those long days at sea, make the Standard Horizon HX290 your communication choice.