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  Kenwood TH-D72A

  • LCD Dot Matrix Display
  • Alpha Memories
  • APRS
  • 13.8 VDC Input Jack
  • DTMF Memory
  • Built-in 1200/9600 bps TNC
  • Auto Dial
  • Integrated GPS
  • Versatile Messaging
  • Dual Frequency Receive

The Kenwood TH-D72A Data Communicator is equipped with a built-in TNC (1200/9600) and provides APRS® (Automatic Packet/Position Reporting System) and there is an integrated GPS! Transmit coverage is 144-148 and 430-450 MHz. Receive coverage is: Band A 136-174 & 410-470 MHz, Band B 118-174 & 430-450 MHz. And the TH-D72A can employed as part of Kenwood’s Skycommand System II+ when used with the TS-2000 series. The TH-D72A also offers EchoLink® memory compatibility and a mini-USB connector for enhanced computer connectivity. Features include: 1000 alpha memory channels, 9 scan modes (VFO, Program, MHz, Memory, Memory Group, Call, Tone, CTCSS, DCS), 42 CTCSS frequencies, 104 DCS (Digital Code Squelch) codes, Cross-tone, Waypoint export, DX cluster tune, Clock (date/time), Band mask, Call channel, Monitor, Auto power-off, MHz mode, Selectable frequency step, Shift, VOX, Auto repeater offset, Automatic simplex checker, and DTMF memory (10 channels, 16 digits). New advanced innovations include:  1200/9600 bps packet TNC, SkyCommand APRS Firmware, Stand-alone Digipeater, Built-in High performance GPS (with KML file support from the free MCP-4A software), GPS logging – memory for up to 5000 points of track data, EchoLink Ready, MIL-STD810 and IP54 weatherproofing, 1200/9600 bps packet communications, Kiss mode, Stand-alone Digipeater and the TH-D72A can even function as an iGate when properly connected! This transceiver is sure to make ham radio operations easier and more fun for all. 2.3 x 5.5 x 1.6 inches 13.1 ounces. The MCP-4A programming software is available as a free download from the Kenwood website

The TH-D72A comes with: antenna, battery, charger, USB interface cable, printed Owner's Manual and CD with Owner's Manual.
See QST July 2011 for a review of this radio.    APRS is a registered trademark of Mr. Bob Bruninga WB4APR.

Order # Photo Item Description List Price Your Price Order
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   Kenwood KHS-22 KHS-22 Single ear, behind-the-head headset with boom mic PTT (no VOX). Discontinued
  Kenwood KHS-26 KHS-26 Clip microphone with earphone Not in stock
   Kenwood KSC-32 KSC-32 Rapid charger INFO Discontinued
  Kenwood PB45L PB-45L Lithium Ion Battery 7.4V 1800 mAh (as supplied). Not in stock
  Kenwood PG-2W PG-2W DC Fused Cord Not in stock
  Kenwood PG-3J PG-3J Cigarette Lighter Cord INFO Not in stock
  Kenwood SC-55 SC-55 Soft carry case with swivel belt clip. Discontinued
  Kenwood SMC-32 SMC-32 Speaker Mic Discontinued
  Kenwood SMC-33 SMC-33 Speaker Mic with Remote Discontinued
  SMC-34 SMC-34 Speaker Mic with Remote and Volume. Not in stock

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