Etón FR250

The Eton FR250 Self-Powered Shortwave Radio

The Eton FR250 is a Self-Powered AM/FM/Shortwave Radio.  The FR250 can generate its own power through an attached hand crank and recharge its built-in Ni-MH battery on the go.


  • Nine band tuning – receives AM, FM and 7 Shortwave bands
  • Built-in power generator recharges the internal rechargeable
  • Ni-MH battery and cell phone batteries
  • Built-in 2 white LED light source and one fl ashing red LED
  • Can be powered from four different sources:
    • 1) From the built-in rechargeable Ni-MH battery that takes charge from the dynamo crank and from an AC adapter (not included)
    • 2) From 3 AA batteries (not included)
    • 3) From the AC adapter alone (not included)
    • 4) From the dynamo crank alone, even with no battery pack installed
  • Emergency siren
  • Built-in cell-phone charger
  • Earphone jack – 3.5 mm socket
  • Cell phone charger output jack – 3.5 mm socket
  • Incorporate a fi ne-tuning control knob super-imposed on the main tuning control knob
  • All antennas built-in: telescopic antenna for FM and SW; internal ferrite bar antenna for AM
  • Power source: built-in rechargeable Ni-MH battery pack;
  • 3 AA batteries (not included); crank power alone; AC adapter (not included);
  • AC adapter recharges built-in Ni-MH battery pack
  • Dimensions: 6.5” x 6” x 2.5” and 16,8 x 15,5 x 6,4 cm (W x H x D)
  • Weight: 1.2 lbs. and 539 g
  • Accessories: owner’s manual, warranty card, protective pouch, card for cell phone tip


  • Manufacturer’s Product Page – Etón FR250
  • Reviews:
    • Eham
    • Universal Radio
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