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Yaesu VX-5R
6m/2m/440 MHz Black

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6m/2m/440 MHz Silver


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  Yaesu VX5R

  • 220 Alpha Memories
  • SW to 16 MHz
  • European Tone Burst
  • Wideband Receive
  • Dual Watch
  • ARTS-Automatic In-Range Transponder
  • Backlit Keypad & LCD

The Yaesu VX-5R is a triple band (6M, 2M & 440 MHz) HT with extensive receive coverage, and leading-edge features. It receives the AM and FM broadcast bands, shortwave (AM) to 16 MHz, VHF and UHF TV audio, VHF Air and public service frequencies. The specific ranges covered are: 0.5-16, 47-729 and 800-999 (less cellular). The die-cast aluminum housing, augmented by an extensive gasketing system sets a new standard for water resistance among amateur HTs. This robust construction has earned it a MIL-STD 810 rating.

The supplied FNB-58LI 7.2 V 1100 mAh Lithium-ion battery provides 5 watts out on 6M and 2M and 4.5 watts on 440 MHz. Features include:  16 digit 9 memory DTMF autodialer, CTCSS/DCS, 220 memories, aluminum die-cast case and 8 character alphanumeric display.

At only 2.3 x 3.4 x 1.1 inches (58x87x28 mm) it will go with you everywhere. Hikers and mountain climbers may connect the optional SU-1 Barometric Sensor for direct air pressure readings. The VX5R comes with SMA Antenna, FNB-58LI Lithium Ion Battery, NC-72B Battery Charger, Belt Clip and Wrist Strap. The VX5R is black, but there is also a silver version. Click here for specifications.

Order # Photo Item Description List Price Your Price Order
  ADMS-1E ADMS-1E Windows 98 (or higher) PC programming kit. CD and PC DB9 serial cable. Discontinued
  CD15 CD-15 Allows 2.5 hours battery charging (requires NC-72 supplied with VX5R or PA-48B). Discontinued
#4555 CD15A CD-15A Lithium-Ion rapid charger allows 2.5 hours battery charging (requires NC-72 supplied with VX5R or PA-48B). Click here for more information. $50.00 $37.95 Order
  CSC73 CSC-73 Vinyl Carry Case Discontinued
#0375 CT27 CT-27A Radio to radio cloning cable $14.00 $12.95 Order
#3729 CT44 CT-44 Two pin mic adapter $20.00 $16.95 Order
  EBC5B EDC-5B Cigarette plug DC cable with voltage regulation.
Replaced by SDD-13
#3116 EDC6 EDC-6 DC Cable only. $10.00 $  7.95 Order
#3173 FBA23 FBA-23 Cell Holder (2 x AA) $40.00 $29.95 Order
  FNB58LI FNB-58LI Lithium Ion Battery Pack 7V 1100 mAh Discontinued
#0949 FNB80LI FNB-80LI Lithium Ion Battery Pack 7V 1500 mAh $83.00 $74.95 Order
  MH34B4B MH-34B4B Speaker Mic. Replaced by the SSM-17A. See below. Discontinued
  MH37A4B MH-37A4B Compact lapel mic with earphone.
Replaced by the SSM-57A.
  PA48B PA-48B AC wall slow charger 100-240 VAC (8 hours). (Replaced NC-72B). VIEW Discontinued
#0999   SAD-24B AC wall slow charger [replaced PA-48B]. $30.00 $24.95 Order
#6162 EBC5B SDD-13 Cigarette plug DC cable with noise filtration. $30.00 $23.95 Order
#1773 SSM-17A SSM-17A Compact speaker microphone. Replaced the MH-34B4B. VIEW $42.00 $31.95 Order
#6432 SDD13 SSM-57A Compact lapel mic with earphone VIEW $40.00 $30.95 Order
#0669 SU1 SU-1 Barometric Pressure Option.
For more information click here.
$50.00 $37.95 Order
  VC25 VC-25 VOX/PTT headset with adjustable gain.
Click here to view VC-25.
#5883 Go Bag GO BAG This insulated carry case will hold your HT, batteries, accessories,
Repeater Directory and more. INFO
$  7.95 $  7.95 Order
#0531 SMABNC SMA-BNC RF adapter to connect a BNC type antenna to the SMA antenna jack. $  5.95 $  4.99 Order
  Nifty Card REF CARD Nifty credit card sized reference contains 6 panels of information. Discontinued

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