• Floating
  • Submersible JIS-8 / IPX8 (3.3 feet for 30 minutes)
  • Slim form fitting case
  • Selectable 5 and 1 Watt transmit power output
  • Supplied with a Li-ion battery, AC charger and charging cradle
  • Glow-In-the-Dark strip
  • Huge channel display
  • Optional speaker microphone or headset capable
  • All USA, International and Canadian Marine Channels
  • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch
  • NOAA Weather channels and Weather Alert
  • Key lock
  • Squelch level on display
  • Low battery indicator
  • Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels
  • Optional FBA-40 Alkaline battery tray available
  • 3 Year Waterproof Warranty


Floating easy to use design 

Designed from the ground up to float or be able to be submersed in 1.5 meters of water fo 30 minutes the HX290 will keep you communicating in the harshest environments.

The design of the HX290 fits well in your hand and with large keys and volume knob it is easy to operate even with gloves.

Speaker mic and headset socket

The HX290 has a jack which allows optional speaker microphones and headsets to be used.

Best of the basics and advanced features 

The HX290 includes the best of the basics and also advanced features: Programmable Scan, Dual Watch, Ch16 Priority Scan; NOAA weather channels with weather alert, selectable 5 and 1 Watt transmit power, 10-channel preset key, keylock and a battery life indicator.

Value packaged with accessories 

The HX290 is supplied with a Li-Ion battery, Antenna, belt clip, AC charger, cradle with charging indication and wrist strap.

3 Year Warranty


HX290E Floating 5W Hand Portable


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    Tel: 01257 794333  


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    Unit 6, Birch Court, Sandwell Business Park, Crystal Drive, SMETHWICK, West Midlands, B66 1RB 

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