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Kenwood TH-78A
2M/440 HT


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The Kenwood TH-78A is a sophisticated dual-band for 144 and 440 MHz. It has built-in DTSS and paging functions, alphanumeric memory and message paging. Additionally it has dual-frequency receive capability (including VHF+VHF and UHF+UHF). There are 50 multi-function memory channels plus 2 call channels (the optional ME-1 increases the memory capacity to 250 memories). With alphanumeric tagging the memory capacity is 25 channels (or 125 with ME-1). The operator can choose from 8 different scan types for each band (with carrier or time operation). DTSS allows DTMF access to the transceiver. The TH-78A features a two line LCD, 10 minute time-out timer and backlit keypad.

The receive range of this HT is: 118-173.995 and 438-449.995 MHz. Three RF output levels are provided. On 144 MHz with external power output is:  5.0/0.5/0.02 watts. On 440 MHz with external power output is:  5.0/0.5/0.01 watts.

1.95x5.28x1.61 inches 0.88 Lbs. (50x134x41mm 400g)

Order # Item Description List Price Your Price Order #
  BC-14 Wall Charger for PB-13/17/18. Discontinued
  BC-15A Rapid charger for PB-13/17/18. Discontinued
  BT-8 Battery Case (6 x AA). Discontinued
  EMC-1 Clip microphone with earphone. Discontinued
  HB-2 Hand strap Discontinued
  HMC-2 Headset with VOX and PTT. INFO Discontinued
  ME-1 Memory expansion unit Discontinued
  PB-13 NiCad Battery Pack   7V   700 mAh Discontinued
  PB-17 NiCad Battery Pack 12V   700 mAh Discontinued
  PB-18 NiCad Battery Pack   7V 1100 mAh Discontinued
  PG-2W DC Fused Cord Not in stock
  PG-3H Filtered Cigarette Lighter Cord Discontinued
  SC-35 Softcase (PB13/BT8) Discontinued
  SC-36 Softcase (PB17/PB18) Discontinued
  SMC-31 Speaker Mic VIEW Discontinued
  SMC-32 Speaker Mic
  SMC-33 Speaker Mic with Remote Discontinued
   SMC-34 Speaker Mic with Remote and Volume Discontinued
  WR-2 Water resistant bag. Discontinued

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