The PMR1280 is as tough as it looks but still has all the features that make it a sophisticated 2-way radio.
The PMR1280 is as tough as it looks but still has all the features that make it a sophisticated 2-way radio. These durable, high powered 2-way radios deliver up to 7km range, offer exceptional sound quality and durable finish, making them ideal for all outdoor activities. Perfect for the serious outdoor enthusiast or tradesman, this new addition to Oricom’s range will blow the others away.
Allows you to choose from 80 transmission frequencies to transmit or receive messages.
Maximum transmit power will deliver up to 7km range.
Duplex (Range Extender) Capability
Local repeater stations re-transmit your signals over a wider area. This extends the effective range of the radio, giving you the greater reach.
38 CTCSS (interference eliminator) codes and 83 DCS codes
Block out any unwanted conversations.
VOX (handsfree) Capable
Attach a compatible VOX headset for full hands free communication.
Gives you the option to scan all channels in memory and lock on any active channels or to select the channels you wish to monitor/listen to in a group.
Backlit LCD display
The display lights up when receiving a transmission or when you push a button.
Charging Pod and batteries
No need for the ongoing expense of batteries, just place your units in the charging pod when batteries are low or when not in use.
Package includes: Package includes: 2 x PMR1280 handsets, 2 x HiMH rechargeable battery packs, 1 x dual desk charger with power supply, 2 belt clips.
* This 80 channel narrowband radio communicates with 40 channel r adios on the first 40 channels (1 to 40) but has another 40 channels (41 to 80) which will communicate with new 80 channel narrowband radios. In total there are 75 useable Narrowband voice channels. Voice communications are prohibited on Channels 22 and 23 as they are used for Telemetry and Telecommand. Channels 61,62 and 63 are guard channels and are not available for use. Channel 5 and 35 (paired for Duplex repeaters) are emergency channels and should be used only in an emergency. The CTCSS and DCS function are not allowed to operate on these channels. A list of currently authorised channels can be obtained from the ACMA website in Australia and the MED website in New Zealand. There are 8 Repeater channels 1 to 8 output (31 to 38 input ). Additional repeater channels 41-48 input and 71-78 output are now also available. This radio is user upgradable at no cost to allow repeater use on channels 41-48 and 71-78. Details are available on our website on how to upgrade the radio. Any designated repeater channel may be used for simplex operation in areas where it is not in operational range of a CB repeater station.