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Standard Horizon
HX870 Floating Class D DSC
Handheld VHF Radio with GPS


The Standard Horizon HX870 Floating Class D DSC Handheld VHF Radio with GPS features:

  • Meets ITU-R M493-13 Class D DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
  • Separate Receiver for CH70 (Receiving DSC Calls)
  • Integrated 66 Channel WAAS GPS receiver
  • Oversized full dot matrix display (1.7 (W) x 1.7 (H) or 2.3 diagonal)
  • Easy to Operate Icon/Menu System
  • Navigate to a DSC Distress Call with Compass Page
  • GM (Group Monitor) using DSC Group Position Call
  • DSC Test Call and Auto DSC Channel Change Selection
  • Automatically poll the GPS position of a ship using DSC
  • Enter, Save, and Navigate to a waypoint with Compass Page
  • MOB (Man Over Board) Function
  • Water Activated Emergency Strobe Light
  • 6W Transmit Power
  • Navigation (LAT/LON, SOG, and COG) information shown on display
  • Submersible IPX8 waterproof rating (1.5M or 4.92 feet for 30 minutes)
  • Noise-canceling Function for both transmit and receive audio
  • All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels
  • USB Data Port NMEA Output DSC, DSE, GLL, RMC, GSA, GSV and GGA (9600 baud)
  • NOAA Weather Channel with Weather Alert
  • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan, and Dual and Tri Watch
  • Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels
    Standard Horizon HX870 Manual (.pdf)


    Package Includes: Standard Horizon HX870 Floating Class D DSC Handheld VHF Radio with GPS (788026145706), Antenna (CAT460), Belt Clip (CLIP-22), 7.4V 1800 mAh Li-Ion Battery (SBR-13LI), 110VAC (SAD-11) AC Adapter w/ Charging Cradle (SBH-12), 12VDC (E-DC-19A) DC Cable w/ 12V Cigarette Lighter Plug for 3-hour quick chargers, 5xAAA Alkaline/Lithium Battery Tray (SBT-13).



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