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Looking to get a group order together, to negotiate a discount.
Planning on having them shipped to the different locations where we are. 10% off would be about $20.
I'm interested in getting the GPS one. Anyone else?
HX850S 6 Watt "FLOATING" Handheld VHF with built in GPS
Standard Horizon introduces a whole new level in safely and performance in a marine handheld VHF. The HX850S is the only FLOATING VHF handheld on the market with built in GPS. The HX850S radio is designed for the highest-level boating enthusiast. This advanced FLOATING handheld VHF/GPS includes a 12-channel WAAS GPS receiver allowing the radio to transmit a DSC call with your coordinates, perfect for a ditch bag. Designed to be a work horse, the HX850S includes 6 Watts of transmit power, die cast chassis, ergonomically shaped with rubberized armor for a non-slip grip and heavy duty belt clip.
Advanced features include: Full dot matrix display with Full page Radio with channel names, Radio/Position, Radio/SOG/COG pages, SC-101 DSC Digital Selective Calling including; Position request and Position report, Volume & Squelch indication on display, NMEA output on cradle for connection to your favorite fixed mount GPS, SOS strobe light, NOAA Weather with alert and a speaker microphone jack allowing connection of optional accessories. The HX850S and HX750S are the only FLOATING handhelds on the market supplied with drop in cradle and both 110VAC and 12VDC chargers. The HX850S is backed by an industry leading 3-year waterproof warranty.
Built-in Parallel 12 Channel GPS Receiver
FLOATING - Submersible JIS-7 / IPX7 (3.3 feet for 30 minutes)
6 Watt Transmit power
Full Dot Matrix Display
Ergonomically shaped with Rubber Armor for Non-slip Grip
Large easy to ready LCD with Full dot matrix display (132 x 64 dot)
Possible to select the following three (3) patterns of the LCD
Radio modeDSC (SC-101) functions include:
Radio display + Position information
Radio display + navigation display (SOG/COG)
Distress call with positionVolume & Squelch indication on display
All ships, Urgency, Safety
NMEA output on cradle of DSC, DSE, GLL, RMC, GSA, GSV and GGA
Channel names on display
Low Battery indication
All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels
NOAA Weather Channels
SOS Strobe light
Speaker Mic Jack
700mW internal speaker audio
Selectable Power Output 6/5/2/1 Watt
1150 mAh Rechargeable Li-Ion battery
110VAC and 12VDC Chargers included
3 Year Waterproof Warranty
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