* AM,FM,SSB,CW,PA * 10 & 12 Meter Mobile Amateur Radio * 400 watts+ (after tuning) * Volume, Squelch, Mic Gain, RF Gain * RF power * Clarifier * Roger beep * 2 fans inside heatsink * Repeater offsets (split TX&RX) * Memory-10 channels * SWR meter * Channel up/down buttons on radio & mic * Scan * External speaker jack * 6 pin mic wiring
Ranger Communications once again sets the performance and reliability standard for entry level amateur mobile transceivers with the latest generation of their popular RCI-2970N4.
Introducing the new RCI-2970N4: This new model feature microprocessor control of not one but two amateur bands. The new RCI-2970N4, rated at 400W PEP, is perfect for the recent band openings on 10 and 12 meters. Now you can upgrade your mobile Ham capabilities with a radio that is rich in features and reasonable in cost.
The new model has retained the operating features of its popular predecessor, including programmable repeater offset and capabilities for a CTCSS tone option -- great for increasing repeater activity on 10 meters -- and receiver scanning for quick search of active frequencies. The unit offers three methods of frequency selection, non-volatile memory to store and scan up to ten favorite frequencies, and front panel frequency selector lockout.
In addition, the RCI-2970N4 offers an impressive array of design and performance improvements: "An improved receiver: designed for increased sensitivity and image rejections "A double FET balanced mixer: for improved receiver intermodulation rejection. "New power supply protection: and temperature compensation for improved stability and reliability over wide temperature ranges. "Surface mount components: for increased resistance to shock and vibration. "Improved display lighting: for easy reading in a wide range of light conditions. "Variable Power Output up to 400 watts (RCI-2970N4).
For use of the RCI-2970N4 in a base station application, Ranger recommends at minimum a 60 Amp power supply.