This radio is ideal for outdoor pursuits. Small very robust and weatherproof. Much better audio than similar radios this size. All case parts are sealed with rubber gaskets keeping out dust and weather. Simple controls and button volume control. Other facilities include, Scramble, VOX and a battery saver which powers off the radio after a couple of hours inactivity. Uses 3x AA batteries all aligned the same way for easy battery change in the dark etc. Standard type accessory connector allows the use of any of the Kenwood and unbranded earpieces we supply.
Small and Lightweight.
Simple error-proof operation.
Scramble and Scan.
Loud and clear audio output.
Range of around 3km
No line rental or call charges
No network coverage or signal strength problems
Instant communication between two or more users
38 Talk groups
Auto Channel Select
10 Call Tones
Hands-Free VOX operation - Wide range of accessories, including Ni-Cad battery pack and chargers, hands-free headsets and a waterproof pouch
Large, easy to read backlit display
Up to 24 hours operation from 3 AA alkaline batteries
Auto power off
Low battery alert
Monitor for catching faint transmissions
Within a suburban area (line-of-sight): Around 3km
* Range will vary depending on terrain, obstructions and other conditions.
500mW RF output power
Double super heterodyne reception
DC 3.4 ~ 5V operating voltage range
Power supply: DC 4.5 (3 AA alkaline batteries) or DC 3.6V (UPB-1 optional battery pack)
-20 ~ +55° C operating temperature
90mW audio output power (Loudness off)
Dimensions (WxHxD):55.5 x 103.9 x 26mm without projection
Weight: approx.180g (with 3 AA alkaline batteries)