VX-450 Series

Vertex VX-450 Series

The industrial grade VX-450 portable analog radio series maximizes worker uptime with expanded safety applications and convenient built-in features designed for heavy duty use.

  • Audio and Voice Responsiveness
    Features 700 mW loud audio output ideal for noisy work environments. Includes Channel Announcement which loudly speaks the channel description to simplify changing channels when focused on other tasks simultaneously. Features voice activation (VOX)
  • Built-in Selective Signaling Modes
    Includes MDC-1200® encode/decode along with both 2-tone and 5-tone encode/decode providing selective radio calling and efficiency in supporting a variety of discreet communications needs.
  • Exclusive Auto-Range Transpond System – ARTS™
    Always know your connection status. Only Vertex Standard radios are designed to inform you when you and another ARTS™-equipped radio are within communication range. If out of range, your radio senses no signal has been received and beeps to alert you. A g
  • FCC Narrowbanding Compliant
    Meets the FCC Part 90 requirement for using 12.5 kHz channels by January 1, 2013
  • Intrinsically Safe Option for Hazardous Locations
    Intrinsically safe models are SGS certified to the requirements of ANSI/UL913 5th Edition for use in Class I, II, III, Division 1; Groups C,D,E,F,G; Temp T3C hazardous locations
  • Large Group Communications Made Easy to Manage
    Both the VX-459 and VX-454 radios have a massive 512-channel capacity and 32 groups to easily manage a variety of calls at the most complex job site or plant operation. The VX-459 also includes Direct Channel Entry to punch in the channel desired from the
  • Monitor Worker Safety
    As with all Vertex Standard radios, the VX-450 series includes built-in Emergency and Lone Worker alerts. Emergency notification is user-initiated with a press of a button for the radio to switch to a designated channel and send an alert for help. Lone Wo
  • Solid Build for Extreme Environments
    The VX-450 Series withstands job site abuse meeting military standards for ruggedness and meets the IP57 ingress protection standard where water does not harm the radio when submersed* to a depth of 3 feet for up to 30 minutes. *IP57 water submersion rati
Radio Features


512 Channels and 32 Groups (VX-459, VX-454) 32 Channels and 2 Groups (VX-451) 5 Watts VHF: 134 – 174 MHz UHF: 400 - 470 MHz, 450 – 512 MHz 9 Programmable Keys (VX-459) 7 Programmable Keys (VX-454) 3 Programmable Keys (VX-451) 8-Character Alphanume

Specification Sheets
  • Antennas
  • Batteries
  • Belt Clips
  • Cables
  • Carry Cases
  • Charger Accessories
  • Earpieces
  • Multi Unit Chargers
  • Single-Unit Chargers
  • ATU-16B UHF Antenna 6.8

    ATU-16B
    ATU-16B UHF Antenna 6.8

  • ATU-16BS UHF 3.43

    ATU-16BS
    ATU-16BS UHF 3.43

  • ATU-16C UHF Antenna 5.94

    ATU-16C
    ATU-16C UHF Antenna 5.94

  • ATU-16D UHF 5.43

    ATU-16D
    ATU-16D UHF 5.43

  • ATU-16DS UHF 3.43

    ATU-16DS
    ATU-16DS UHF 3.43

  • ATU-16F UHF 5.31

    ATU-16F
    ATU-16F UHF 5.31

  • ATU-16S UHF Stubby Antenna  UHF 3.5

    ATU-16S
    ATU-16S UHF Stubby Antenna UHF 3.5

  • ATV-16A VHF 5.35

    ATV-16A
    ATV-16A VHF 5.35

  • ATV-16B VHF Antenna 5.39

    ATV-16B
    ATV-16B VHF Antenna 5.39

  • ATV-16C VHF 5.39

    ATV-16C
    ATV-16C VHF 5.39

  • ATV-16XL VHF Untuned Antenna

    ATV-16XL
    ATV-16XL VHF Untuned Antenna

  • CD-49 Desktop Charger

    CD-49
    CD-49 Desktop Charger

  • CLIP-20 Belt Clip

    CLIP-20
    CLIP-20 Belt Clip

  • CT-160 Connection Cable

    CT-160
    CT-160 Connection Cable

  • CT-27A Radio to Radio Cloning Cable

    CT-27A
    CT-27A Radio to Radio Cloning Cable

  • DVS-8 Digital Voice Storage Unit

    DVS-8
    DVS-8 Digital Voice Storage Unit

  • DVS-9 Mandown and Voice Storage

    DVS-9
    DVS-9 Mandown and Voice Storage

  • FBA-41 AA Back-up Battery Pack

    FBA-41
    FBA-41 AA Back-up Battery Pack

  • FIF-12 Programming Software and cable

    FIF-12
    FIF-12 Programming Software and cable

  • FNB-V112LI 1140 mAh Li-ion Battery Pack

    FNB-V112LI
    FNB-V112LI 1140 mAh Li-ion Battery Pack

  • FNB-V113LI 2300 mAh Li-ion Battery Pack

    FNB-V113LI
    FNB-V113LI 2300 mAh Li-ion Battery Pack

  • FNB-V133LI-UNI 1380 mAh Lthiumi-Ion Battery

    FNB-V133LI-UNI
    FNB-V133LI-UNI 1380 mAh Lthiumi-Ion Battery

  • FNB-V134LI-UNI 2300 mAh Li-Ion Battery

    FNB-V134LI-UNI
    FNB-V134LI-UNI 2300 mAh Li-Ion Battery

  • FNB-V134LIIS-UNI 2300 mAh Lithium-Ion Intrinsically Safe Battery

    FNB-V134LIIS-UNI
    FNB-V134LIIS-UNI 2300 mAh Lithium-Ion Intrinsically Safe Battery

  • FRB-6 Tuning Interface

    FRB-6
    FRB-6 Tuning Interface

  • LCC-133LD Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

    LCC-133LD
    LCC-133LD Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

  • LCC-133LN Leather Carry Case - Belt Loop

    LCC-133LN
    LCC-133LN Leather Carry Case - Belt Loop

  • LCC-133SD Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

    LCC-133SD
    LCC-133SD Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

  • LCC-133SN Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

    LCC-133SN
    LCC-133SN Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

  • LCC-134LD Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

    LCC-134LD
    LCC-134LD Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

  • LCC-134LN Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

    LCC-134LN
    LCC-134LN Leather Carry Case, Belt Loop

  • LCC-134SD Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

    LCC-134SD
    LCC-134SD Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop

  • LCC-134SN Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop, Non-display

    LCC-134SN
    LCC-134SN Leather case with Swivel Belt Loop, Non-display

  • LCC-451 Leather Case, Belt Loop

    LCC-451
    LCC-451 Leather Case, Belt Loop

  • LCC-451H Leather Case, Belt Loop

    LCC-451H
    LCC-451H Leather Case, Belt Loop

  • LCC-451S Leather Case, Swivel Belt Loop

    LCC-451S
    LCC-451S Leather Case, Swivel Belt Loop

  • LCC-451SH Leather Case, Swivel Belt Loop

    LCC-451SH
    LCC-451SH Leather Case, Swivel Belt Loop

  • MH-102A4B Two-Wire Surveillance Kit

    MH-102A4B
    MH-102A4B Two-Wire Surveillance Kit

  • MH-201A4B Boom mic headset

    MH-201A4B
    MH-201A4B Boom mic headset

  • MH100 3.5MM Earpiece for Remote Speaker Microphone

    MH100
    MH100 3.5MM Earpiece for Remote Speaker Microphone

  • MH101A4B Discrete Earpiece with PTT.

    MH101A4B
    MH101A4B Discrete Earpiece with PTT.

  • VAC-450 Single Unit Charger

    VAC-450
    VAC-450 Single Unit Charger

  • VAC-6058 Multi-Unit Charger

    VAC-6058
    VAC-6058 Multi-Unit Charger

  • VAC-6300 Six Unit Charger

    VAC-6300
    VAC-6300 Six Unit Charger

  • VCM-4 Vehicular Charger Mounting Adapter kit for VAC-450

    VCM-4
    VCM-4 Vehicular Charger Mounting Adapter kit for VAC-450

  • VCM-5 Vehicular Charger Mounting Adapter kit

    VCM-5
    VCM-5 Vehicular Charger Mounting Adapter kit

  • VH-150A Behind the Head VOX Lightweight Headset

    VH-150A
    VH-150A Behind the Head VOX Lightweight Headset