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mbsieg
02-17-2007, 02:03 PM
Looking for some info???:wave:

Melensdad
02-17-2007, 02:09 PM
No, but I do have a question about GMRS radios, can you answer it?

I have a set of handheld FRS/GMRS radios. I would like to get a vehicle mount radio that operates on the same GMRS frequencies as the little handheld units. And I would like it to be an economical unit. It would be used for talking to the house when out in the Snow Trac. Any thoughts or advice? I do realize I need a license to operate on the GMRS frequencies.

mbsieg
02-17-2007, 02:45 PM
http://cgi.ebay.com/Icom-UHF-F621-45W-mobile-radio-NEW-GMRS-F-621_W0QQitemZ300043360985QQihZ020QQcategoryZ56987Q QrdZ1QQssPageNameZWD1VQQcmdZViewItem
Bob I could not find any cheaper units?? I am not a radio person maybe someone else will have answers??

Deadly Sushi
02-21-2007, 11:31 PM
I prefer Lamb or Turkey. :coolshade

Bobcat
05-30-2007, 05:56 AM
I r a ham as seen in sig, also GMRS license WPXI305. I believe that any mobile radio designed for the UHF Land Mobile Radio Service will do the job for the Snot-Trac and the house. I'll throw in some manufacturer links below. I'm sure you can find a low-end unit or a discontinued one for $150 or less. If you get a base station or repeater for the house, it would be over kill as it would have features the older handhelds can't use and would have the same power limit (50W) as the mobile.

Here is an excellent reference for everything GMRS, easier than reading the FCC stuff.
http://www.provide.net/~prsg/wi-gmrs.htm

Rig sources...
http://cgi.ebay.com/UHF-GMRS-Kenwood-TK-805d-tk805d-tk805-tk-805-w-KPG-6D_W0QQitemZ160086545510QQcmdZViewItem

Bobcat
05-30-2007, 07:01 AM
New
http://www.kenwoodusa.com/products/ListCateg.aspx?k1=3&k2=10&k3=40
http://www.icomamerica.com/land_mobile/mobiles.asp
http://www.vertexstandard.com/indexVS.cfm?cmd=DisplayProducts&ProdCatID=74&isArchived=0&DivisionID=64

ddrane2115
05-30-2007, 07:12 AM
kb9tls, ham radio, but dont use them anymore. I have 2 of the older RS units, big handheld, with all the stuff...............

jim slagle
05-30-2007, 08:26 AM
K4REL