Recent RS-589 10w UHF / VHF Handheld

£69 plus shipping seems to be enough for this hand held radio online. This new to market hand held is quoted as 10w, 5w and 1w with the online report stating that the radio was tested and indeed was 9.6w and comes with a 2600MaH battery and of course all the usual suspects that come with radios these days. With 6.25khz step too.


TX/RX 136-174MHz/400-470 MHz

RF Power 10W / 5W / 1W (our Marconi 2955B says 9.6 watts!)

Dual Band Frequency, Dual Display and Standby

Torch Light Function (on/off & strobe/flash)

FM Radio with 25 memories

DTMF Encode and Decode Function

ANI Function, Man Down tilt function

2 Tone Encode and Decode Function

Built-in CTCSS/DCS

Steps 5/6.25/10.00/12.5/25/50 & 100k

2 X 128 Memory Channels

Power Supply and drop in desk charger

Battery Pack DC 7.4 V 2600 mAh (Li-ion)

Frequency Stability ± 2.5 PPM

Operating Temperature -20℃~ +60℃

Antenna Impedance 50Ω

Dims (W × H × D) 61×125.5×36.5mm

Weight 262g

Ebay Information and the unit is for sale from the UK: 321881372578

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