Frequency (MHz): 156.025 - 163.275 / 134 - 174
O/P Power (Watt): 5
Type: VHF Marine + LMR
The submersible HX400IS intrinsically safe handheld VHF is built to withstand the day-in day-out punishment in hostile commercial environments and is capable of submersion in 3.3' of water for 30 minutes.
This easy to operate Handheld VHF is intrinsically safe which is a protection technique for safe operation of electronic equipment in explosive atmospheres
Features include a speaker microphone jack, 40 dealer-programmable LMR (Land Mobile Radio) channels with CTCSS & DCS signaling and a unique super bright LED distress strobe light which blinks the internationally recognized SOS to visually signal another vessel.
Combining multiple features for a wide variety of users.
• Submersible IPX8 / 1.5M (4.92Ft) for 30 minutes
• Selectable 5 or 1 Watt transmit power output
• Supplied with 2400mAh Li-Ion battery, AC and DC 3-hour quick chargers
• Built-in noise Cancelling Microphone and Voice Scrambler for clear and private communications
• 40 Programmable Land Mobile Channels 134 MHz to 174 MHz with CTCSS and DCS
• Programmable channel names
• NOAA Weather channels and Weather Alert
• Low battery indicator
• All USA, International and Canadian Marine Channels
• Optional speaker microphones and headsets available
• Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch
• Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels
• Key lock
| Lithium-ion battery and charger |
The HX400IS is supplied with a whopping 2400mAh Lithium-Ion battery that will keep you talking for about 17 hours. Marine and Land Mobile Channels
There is no need to worry about the time it takes to fully change the huge 2.4A battery as the HX400IS is supplied with a 3-hour rapid charger.
The HX400IS is factory programmed with all USA, Canadian and International and NOAA Weather channels. It also has the capability to be programmed 40 Land Mobile Radio (137-174MHz) channels with CTCSS or DCS signaling by a Standard Horizon dealer. Built-in Noise Canceling Mic and Voice scrambler
These channels do require the appropriate Federal Communications Communication license.
The HX400IS will surpass your voice transmissions expectations in noisy and windy environments with the built-in noise canceling microphone. Loud speaker audio
No need to purchase an optional voice scrambler for secure communications as the HX400IS has it built-in. The internal scrambler is compatible with Standard Horizon VHF Fixed Mount and Handheld VHF 4-code scramblers.
The HX400IS is designed to be heard in even the noisiest environments with 700mW of power supplied to the internal speaker. Speaker Microphone Connection
Optional speaker microphone or headsets are available to assist with your communications needs. Programmable Channel Names
The HX400IS is supplied from the factory preloaded with description of the use of Marine channels (16-Distress, 22A-USCG, 71-Pleasure). The channel names may be customized by the user to easily understand the use of each channel. NOAA Weather channels and Weather Alert
10 NOAA and Canadian Weather channels are pre-programmed and easily selectable using the dedicated WX key. In addition, the HX400IS can be set to monitor WX channels and provide an audible alert to inform of pending storm advisories. Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch
Scanning is not an issue with the HX400IS The radio can be setup to scan any number of channels with or without a priority channel or simply can be setup to scan between a priority channel and on other channel (dual watch). 10 favorite channel recall - Preset Key
Dedicated key that allows programming and quick selection of up to 10 favorite Marine VHF or NOAA Weather channels. Battery Life indication
The display shows a battery bar graph guage to inform the charge left in the Lithium-ion battery.