Standard Horizon HX40E – Ultra Compact 6W VHF Marine Transceiver


Discover the Standard Horizon HX40E – Ultra Compact 6W VHF Marine Transceiver, a portable powerhouse packed with features. With its compact size and large display, this transceiver is perfect for marine adventures.

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Experience unparalleled convenience and reliability with the Standard Horizon HX40E – Ultra Compact 6W VHF Marine Transceiver. Measuring just W-52 × H-95 × D-33 mm, this portable powerhouse is as compact as a deck of playing cards, effortlessly fitting into the pocket of most life jackets.

Equipped with one of the largest displays in its class, the HX40E ensures crystal-clear visibility day or night. Its high-resolution dot matrix LCD display, complemented by a super bright backlight, guarantees easy readability in any lighting condition.

The HX40E goes beyond standard VHF functionality with its expanded receiver, allowing you to tune in to your favorite FM radio stations between 76 MHz to 108 MHz. Whether you’re monitoring marine channels or enjoying your favorite tunes, this transceiver delivers unparalleled versatility.

Featuring a rugged design, the HX40E is submersible to an IPX7 waterproof rating, ensuring reliable performance even in harsh marine environments. Plus, its floating capability (when fitted into the optional flotation case SHC-29) provides added peace of mind in case of accidental drops overboard.

Standard Horizon HX40E - Ultra Compact 6W VHF Marine Transceiver

Key Features:

  • Submersible to IPX7 waterproof rating (3.3 feet or 1 meter for 30 minutes)
  • Floating capability with optional flotation case (SHC-29)
  • 6W transmit power output (Selectable 6/2.5/1W)
  • 600mW loud audio output for clear communication
  • ATIS programmable for European Inland Waterways
  • High-resolution dot matrix LCD display
  • Pre-set key to recall up to 10 favorite channels
  • Easy-to-operate menu system for seamless navigation
  • Scanning operation and Multi-Watch (Dual Watch and Triple Watch)
  • Speaker microphone jack for added convenience
  • Built-in Lithium Ion Battery Pack (7.4V, 1850mAh) with replaceable option
  • 3-hour desktop rapid charger for quick recharging
  • Comprehensive channel coverage including USA, International, and Canadian channels
  • ATIS Mode for European Inland Waterways compliance
Standard Horizon HX40E - Ultra Compact 6W VHF Marine TransceiverPackage Includes:

  • CAT460 Antenna
  • SBR-13C/U AC Adaptor (European and UK plugs included)
  • SBH-27 Charger Cradle
  • E-DC-19A DC Cable with 12 V Cigarette Lighter Plug
  • SBH -19 Belt Clip
  • Hand Strap
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Warranty Card

Get ready to embark on your marine adventures with confidence, knowing that the Standard Horizon HX40E is your reliable companion on the water.


Additional information

Weight0.8 kg