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STANDARD HORIZON HX100 2.5W Floating Handheld VHF Twin Pack

Model # 14272983Mfg # HX100


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Product Description

The floating HX100 Twin Pack has it all, a slim, form-fitting case design, oversized easy to read LCD and backlit keypad. The HX100 looks and feels great at a fraction of the cost of comparable VHF radios and gives you a full day’s worth of operating time.

Other great features include Programmable Scan, Dual Watch, Channel 16 Priority Scan, NOAA weather channels with weather alert, selectable 2.5 and 1 Watt transmit power, and a battery life indicator.  The HX100s are value-packaged with 700mAh non-memory rechargeable batteries, belt clips, 110 VAC trickle charger and a drop-in charging cradle capable of charging both radios at the same time.

  • Material: Polycarbonate housing
  • Controls: Nine-button keypad
  • Scanning Modes: Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch
  • Weather Alert: Yes
  • Antenna: Flexible whip
  • Transmit Power: 2.5/1W
  • Battery Type: 700mAh Ni-MH rechargeable
  • Battery Life: More than 7.5 hours
  • Display Type: Segmented LCD
  • Screen Size: 1.5"W x .9"H
  • Weight: 13.4oz.
  • Width: 2 5/16"
  • Height: 5"
  • Depth: 1 3/8"
  • Included Accessories: Charging cradle, 110VAC chargers, belt clips
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7
  • Warranty: Three-year waterproof, $65 flat rate


HX100 2.5W Floating Handheld VHF Twin Pack

Battery Life 7.5 Hours or more
Dimensions 2.31"W x 5"H x 1.375"D
Battery Type Ni-MH
Display Type Backlit Segmented LCD
Floating Floating
Material Polycarbonate
Multiband Not Multiband
Scanning Modes Programmable Scan
Priority Scan
Transmit Power 1/2.5W
Warranty 3 Years Waterproof
Waterproof Mfgr. Rated IPX-7
Weather Alert Yes - NOAA Weather alert

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(14 of 18 customers found this review helpful)


great value

By Admiral Nelson, Lord of the Sea

from Islamorada, FLA

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer


  • Easy To Use
  • Lightweight


    Best Uses

    • Boating
    • Emergencies

    Comments about HX100 2.5W Floating Handheld VHF Twin Pack:

    Our son has a small runabout and wanted to each have communication when he's out on the water. These float so perfect to take on a small boat. Wanted a pair w/ charger so this model fir the bill.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Prompt delivery. Arrived in perfect condition.

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    • Personal

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