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HX 270S Submersible
VHF Marine Transceiver

HX 270SFeatures you expect and unique functions
The HX270S has all USA, Canadian and International VHF marine channels, one button dedicated to selecting distress channel 16 and hailing channel 9 programmable scan any number of channels, channel 16 dual watch, and NOAA Weather channels and Weather alert. The PRESET key allows you to easy recall 8 of your most used channels. Additionally, an easy to see battery life indicator on the LCD warns you when the battery needs recharging.

Huge LCD and Large digits
Visibility is enhanced with an enormous LCD window with tall wide digits and bold information flags that are easy to identify. The LCD and key pad are backlit for best view ability at night.

The accessories supplied with the Standard Horizon HX270S are unmatched; a 1400mAh Nickel Metal Hydride battery that will last over 16 hours (5/5/90 duty cycle) when transmitting at 5W. Also included is a waterproof alkaline battery tray, 12VDC Charger, 110VAC changer and a desk top drop-in cradle to charge the radio on shore or on your boat.

Submersible (3 Feet for 30 minutes)
Engineered for unparallel reliability, the HX270S is designed to survive submersion of 3 Feet of water for 30 minutes. The HX270S utilizes a high impact non-corrosive case, display lens and waterproof gasketing. Engineered for unparalleled reliability, the HX270S exceeds JIS Standards for 3 Feet for 30 minutes.

Its built better so backed better
Because the HX270S is built better, it�s back better. If your Standard Horizon HX270S ever fails for any reason including water damage during normal use in the first three years, STANDARD HORIZON will repair or replace it free, without hassle or charges period! If it fails thereafter in normal use it for the life time of the product it is covered by Standard Horizon�s Lifetime Flat Rate Service Program.


  • Included Ni-MH Battery Pack (7.2 V 1400 mAh), Dry cell Battery Pack and Drop-in 10 hour Charger with AC and DC Power Cable
  • Submersible (3 feet for 30 minutes)
  • 5 Watts Transmit Power
  • Highly Legible LCD with Automatic back light
  • NOAA Weather Alert, Scanning, Dual Watch and more
WISCO International, Inc. - MIAMI, FL U.S.A.
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