UKSN Alpha Baofeng UV-5R Dual Band UHF/VHF Two Way FM Ham Radio
*NEW* The Alpha now comes with a USB Charging dock as standard. No plug needed, Simply plug into any USB socket, USB power bank or USB Solar charger!!!
The UKSN Alpha (UV-5R) is UKSN's original radio of choice and is now in its second iteration. Its feature rich and easy to use. Perfect for use at events, general communications or for emergency's.
Each radio is individually programmed* and tested by hand here in the UK by our very own technicians.The radios are robust, high quality and feature packed. They even have the ability to monitor 2 channels. The radios come as standard with a built in FM radio, Alarm , Led beacon and an extensive list of accessories.
****SN1/Paid members automatically get permission to transmit on our 'licenced' channels without holding a personal licence. If you are not a paid member and transmit on 'UKSN frequencies' you are breaking the law.****
*Frequency Range: 136-174 / 400-520MHz
*Dual-Band Display, Dual Freq. Display, Dual-Standby
*Output Power: 4 /1Watts
50 CTCSS and 104 CDCSS
*Built-in VOX Function
*1750Hz Brust Tone
*FM Radio (65.0MHz-108.0MHz)
*Large LCD Display
*Hight /Low RF Power Switchable
*Low Battery Alert
*Channel Step: 2.5/5/6.25/10/12.5/25KHz
- 1 x UV-5R Two-Way Radio (VHF136-174MHz / UHF 400-520MHz)
- 1 x 7.4V 1800mAh Li-ion Battery Pack
- 1 x Antenna
- 1 x Belt Clip
- 1 x Headset
- 1 x ENG Manual
- 1 x Desktop USB Charger
If you choose to have your radio programmed (UKSN Paid Members only) you gain the following preinstalled channels:
- 3 standard UKSN channels (including a family channel)
- 9 main UKSN licenced frequency's
- 36 UKSN toned channels which remove interference and cross talk
- Raynet (Radio Amateurs Emergency Network) - Monitoring only
- SHTF frequency list - Monitoring only
- FRS - Monitoring only
- GMRS - Monitoring only
- MURS - Monitoring only
- ISS - International Space Station - Monitoring only
Important Information Please Read:
- Retail packaging is not included
- No mains plug included - USB rechargeable
- If not using the legal UKSN frequencies please ensure you have your own personal licence and the channels are legal to use in your particular country. UKSN frequencies are only available to paid or allocated members.
- If you select 'Programmed' without supplying your SN1 number in the notes at checkout you will be sent a non programmed radio automatically.