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    Eton FRX2 Multipurpose Radio

    The compact Eton FRX 2 radio keeps you informed and prepared for emergencies or travel, whether you have a power source or not! See details

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    The compact Eton FRX 2 radio keeps you informed and prepared for emergencies or travel, whether you have a power source or not!

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    The compact Eton FRX 2 radio keeps you informed and prepared for emergencies or travel, whether you have a power source or not!

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    The compact Eton FRX 2 radio keeps you informed and prepared for emergencies or travel, whether you have a power source or not!

    • Convenient power options include full-time power via hand crank, solar panel and rechargeable NiMH battery pack
    • Built-in USB cell-phone charger breathes life into most brands of cell phone batteries (USB cord not included)
    • Internal rechargeable NiMH battery pack stores power generated from dynamo hand crank, solar panel or USB port (USB cord not included)
    • Handy flashlight features 3 bright white LEDs for a dependable source of light when the power is out; glow-in-the dark indicator makes it easy to locate the radio in the dark
    • 3.5mm earphone jack allows easy private listening with headphones (headphones not included)
    • The Eton FRX 2 radio features an FM/AM radio receiver that can also tune in all 7 NOAA weather channels
    • Telescoping antenna for FM reception; internal ferrite antenna for AM reception
    • Analog tuning knobs on side offer smooth dialing to zero in on finicky signals; full-range monophonic front speaker serves up clear sound

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    Eton FRX2 Multipurpose Radio Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Camping
    Analog
    No
    Battery / Solar / Hand crank
    Yes
    5.4 x 2.4 x 2.4 inches
    9 ounces
    Analog or Digital
    Emergency siren
    Power source(s)
    Rechargeable
    Dimensions
    Weight

    Eton FRX2 Multipurpose Radio

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    Eton FRX2 Multipurpose Radio is rated 2.3333 out of 5 by 3.
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Weather Band completely useless FM comes in okay but weather band is so weak it's useless. Returning this radio immediately.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Thanks REI for taking back the radio We had high hopes for this compact radio. Mainly wanted the Weather report,but liked the other features too. Just couldn't get a weather band even sitting next to a Harbor. We tried others in the store,and they don't receive well either. Time for a redesign Eton. Hoping no campers/boaters are relying on this gadget. And we so thank REI for accepting the return.
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect in a pinch I received this emergency radio, and I thought 'great, thanks but will I really use this?' I've never thought about buying a device like this. Then a couple of weeks later we had a storm roll through and blow down tree limbs and knock out power for a couple hours, just after sunset. I found the value in the product, immediately. I had a flashlight and a weather radio to track the storm and stay informed. Fortunately it was just a mild storm with strong winds. Did I mention how nice it is to have a flashlight on an emergency radio? I did not have to crank the hand turbine or charge my cell phone, but it sure is nice to have a back-up plan just incase.
    Date published: 2014-03-21

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