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Does the mounting bracket shown in the picture come with the radio? What is included with the radio?
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What do you need to attach this radio to a Lowrance HDS 7 Gen 1 GPS Chart Plotter/Sonar? Does this unit come with chord needed to do this?
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distance on water? Lake of woods CA
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What kind of speakers are in this package deal??
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Does it come with 2 headsets
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will this item work closer than 5 feet? we want to use it on the motorcycle.
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can it fit a 2.5mm/3.5mm dual headset plug that is spaced 1/2 inches apart?
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Is the 16' cord included?

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Standard Horizon® HX 851 Floating VHF/GPS Handheld Radio

Built-in 12-channel GPS with easy waypoint navigation and compass DSC distress callingGlow gasketsKey illumination6W transmit powerReceives all USA/international marine channels plus NOAA weather/alertsNMEA output10 presetsStrobeRechargeable lithium ion battery (included) for 7+ hours of operationThe toughest floating handheld radio features built-in 12-channel GPS with easy waypoint navigation and compass DSC distress calling.  Manufacturer model #: HX851.
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Questions & Answers for Standard Horizon Standard Horizon® HX 851 Floating VHF/GPS Handheld Radio

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Would this be a good radio to kayak fish in the ocean

asked 3 years, 8 months ago
by
dennissmith3212
 - West Palm Beach Florida
on Standard Horizon® HX 851 Floating VHF/GPS Handheld Radio
2 answers
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answer 1
i have never used it but i have heard standard horizon makes good radios. unless you want a giant antenna and heavy battery on your kyack then i would go with the handheld
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Top 1000 Contributor
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
by
GMRSer
 - huntington beach, ca
answer 2
Dennis:

Yes. The handheld radio, if relatively light - floats, and is transportable. Also, it has a GPS onboard so you know where you are.
Hopes this helps.
Les
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
by
LEvans
 - Brampton, ON Canada
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