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NORCROSS MARINEH22PX Handheld Depthfinder

NORCROSS MARINE

H22PX Handheld Depthfinder

Model # 6849368Mfg # H22PX

$99.99

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Product Description

This handheld depthfinder looks where you want it to, when you want it to!

Works where no other depthfinder can, and is now 60 percent more powerful! Shoot through thicker ice or muddier water to find water depth, dropoffs or ledges, or pinpoint hiding fish up to 200' away. Take it diving, snorkeling, crabbing or swimming; it is submersible up to 200' and it floats. Algorithmic programming virtually eliminates false readings, and the display updates four times per second for instant depth and temperature readings. No need to constantly watch the display for depth readings, because it flashes the last reading for five seconds after removal from the water. Shoot-thru technology allows readings through solid fiberglass hulls, as well as ice.

  • Maximum Depth: 2 1/2' to 199'
  • Frequency: 200kHz (20° beam)
  • Transmit Power: 200W (RMS)
  • Display Type: Polarized LCD with Softglow backlight
  • Screen Size: .93"W x .63"H
  • Battery Type: Four AA alkaline batteries (sold separately)
  • Battery Life: 10 hrs. continuous use
  • Dimensions: 2"W x 7"H x 2"D
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX8 submersible to 200'/floats
  • Warranty: Two years

Specs

H22PX Handheld Depthfinder

Color Black
Frequency 200 kHz
Maximum Depth 200'
Transducer Hand Held
Transmit Power 200W rms
Mount Hand Held
Warranty 2 Years
Waterproof Yes

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Norcross MarineDF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder
 
3.8

(based on 24 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Functional (16)
  • Space efficient (10)
  • Stable (7)
  • Visually pleasing (6)
  • Installs easily (4)

Cons

  • Unstable (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (5)
  • Cockpit (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (10), Casual/ recreational (6)

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4.0

Great but not hardy

By Helen

from Fiji

About Me Professional

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Accurate And Simple To Us
  • Economical To Purchase
  • Functional
  • Small And Portable

Cons

  • Not Properly Waterproofed
  • Simply Doesn't Last

Best Uses

  • Exploration Of Reef Areas

Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

I have had two of these units and am about to purchase a third. They are the right size, the right price, and very much the right tool for the job. However THEY DO NOT LAST.

As others have said they work really well, until they stop working. So far I have not had one last longer than a year (used in week-long bursts about once a month).

This time I am going to keep it permanently in a waterproof bag AND remove batteries after every use and hope I can coddle it along a little longer.

It's a shame - MANUFACTURES PLEASE IMPROVE THE DESIGN - I LOVE THIS THING WHEN IT WORKS....

 
5.0

Norcross Marine

By Racin Robert

from Charleston, SC

About Me Advanced

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Functional
  • Space Efficient
  • Stable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

      Very functional and easy to use...

      Service and delivery comments:

      This is a rare company...they took my out of warranty broken handheld depthsounder back and repaired it for just the shipping costs...turn around was days and not weeks...I would highly recommend this company to anyone...

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Handy

      By m1

      from Alaska

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Functional
      • Installs Easily
      • Space Efficient
      • Stable
      • Visually Appealing

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

        Won't shoot thru a hollow space on floor. Nice it runs on AA batts.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Works well

        By Keith

        from San Francisco

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Functional

        Cons

        • A Little Large

        Best Uses

        • Cockpit

        Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

        Simple to use.

        (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Great while it works but not long lived

        By Helenthereef

        from Fiji

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Functional
        • Installs Easily
        • Space Efficient

        Cons

        • Unstable

        Best Uses

          Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

          I've had two of these and am contemplating a third. While they work they are great: accurate, simple and small.
          However, the first died after I took it at its word and used it underwater (I think the battery compartment isn't as water proof as it could be - or at all...), and the second has just developed a screen fault after two years of non-submersive use (i.e., just hanging it over the boat side).
          So, I recommend it if you think of it as a temporary item that needs to be replaced maybe yearly depending on use.
          So, West Marine, maybe think of lowering the price so we can treat it as a consumable....

           
          1.0

          What a piece of junk!

          By Nic

          from Edmond, OK

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

                This product worked the first time I took it out a couple years ago and it never worked again. If you want to use it as a depth finder I suggest you attach a line to it and use it as a lead line.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                ehh........

                By Sam

                from plentywood, montana

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • It tells the temperature

                Cons

                • Doesnt work thru ice
                • Unstable

                Best Uses

                  Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

                  I.bought this item to use while ice fishing. The only thing it works good at is being a paper weight and telling the current temperature. I wanted to find the depth of this lake I'm fishing in and it never.shows up just the temp. Very frustrated I spent [$] on something that doesn't work.

                   
                  5.0

                  Great product.

                  By Bristol32

                  from Middle River, MD

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Functional
                  • Installs Easily
                  • It works as advertised
                  • Liked by Practical Sailor
                  • Space Efficient
                  • Stable
                  • Very handy
                  • Visually Appealing

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Cockpit
                    • When gunk holing

                    Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

                    I've tested this product in a variety of venues; a pond, at my marina, even in a bathtub. Works well.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Works Great

                    By Shovel Boy

                    from Jupiter, FL

                    About Me Professional

                    Pros

                    • Functional
                    • Space Efficient
                    • Stable
                    • Visually Appealing

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

                        I've had one for 4 years on my Dive Boat. Still works great.

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        works as advertised

                        By Czech'd out

                        from Rock Island, IL

                        About Me Advanced

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Functional

                        Cons

                        • Bulky

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about DF 2200PX Handheld Depthfinder:

                          We use the product on our waverunner to search out sandbars for anchoring our big boat. Wish it was about 1/2 the size though. it works great!

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