Audiovox GMRS1100-2CH Owner`s manual

General Mobile Radio Service (GMRS)
Model : GMRS1100-2CH
Owner
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Owner’s
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© 2002 Audiovox Electronics Corp., Hauppauge, NY 11788
Released: 3-12-02.
Revision A: 7-25-02. Complete rework to accommodate new
manufacturer changes.
Customer Service
1-800-290-6650
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CAUTION
NEVER ATTEMPT TO CHARGE ALKALINE OR DRY CELL BATTERIES, AS
BATTERIES MAY BURST CAUSING PERSONAL INJURY AND DAMAGE
TO THE PRODUCT. WHEN RECHARGING NICKEL METAL HYDRIDE (NiMH) BATTERIES WITH THE SUPPLIED AUDIOVOX CHARGER AND WALL
ADAPTER, USE ONLY AUDIOVOX-APPROVED RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES. USE OF THE AUDIOVOX CHARGER WITH OTHER BRANDS OF BATTERIES IS NOT RECOMMENDED, AS BATTERY CHARGING TIMES WILL
VARY WITH DIFFERENT BRANDS. REFER TO THE MANUFACTURER’S
INSTRUCTIONS FOR CHARGING OTHER BRANDS OF BATTERIES.
AVOID PLACING THE GMRS1100-2CH RADIO TRANSCEIVER FOR PROLONGED PERIODS OF TIME IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT OR TEMPERATURES
BELOW -4° F (-20° C) OR ABOVE 140 ° F (60° C).
KEEP THE ANTENNA AT 1 INCH (2.5 cm) AWAY FROM YOUR HEAD AND
BODY. DO NOT USE YOUR GMRS1100-2CH RADIO TRANSCEIVER WITH
A DAMAGED ANTENNA.
PLACE THE RUBBER COVERS ON JACKS WHEN NOT IN USE.
GMRS LICENSE:
USE OF THIS RADIO WITHIN THE UNITED STATES REQUIRES AN FCC
GMRS LICENSE. AN INDIVIDUAL 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, WHO IS
NOT A REPRESENTATAIVE OF A FOREIGN GOVERNMENT, IS ELIGIBLE
TO APPLY FOR A GMRS SYSTEM LICENSE. YOU WILL NEED TWO FORMS
FROM THE FCC; FCC FORM 159 AND FCC FORM 605 MAIN FORM AND
SCHEDULE F. YOU CAN FIND THE FORMS ONLINE AT: HTTP://
WWW.FCC.GOV/FORMPAGE.HTML, OR CALL 1-800-418-3676.
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Model GMRS1100-2CH (FCC License Required)
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PWR
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1. Battery Cover
2. Monitor/Function Confirmation
Button
3. Detachable Carry Clip
4. Push-To-Talk (PTT) and Function Confirmation Button
5. Antenna
6. External Speaker (SPK), Microphone (MIC)/CHG Jacks
7. Built-in Speaker
8. Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
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9. Combination Transmit Indicator (Red)/Receive and
Monitor Indicator (Green)
10. Emergency (EMG) Button
11. Channel SCAN Button
12. Built-in Microphone
13. Down Channel/Volume
Button
14. Function (F) Button
15. Power (PWR) On/Off Button
16. Up Channel/Volume Button
17. Battery Charging Contacts
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Model GMRS 1100-2CH DISPLAY
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1. Beep Tone Indicator: Icon appears when beep button confirmation
tone is selected; icon disappears when tone is off.
2. Key Lock Indicator: Icon appears when the keypad is locked. This
function disables keys such as channel up/down and Function (F).
3. Monitor Indicator: Icon appears when the Monitor (M) button is pressed
and the channel monitor function is activated.
4. Signal Strength Indicator: Icon appears when a signal is being
received. The icon consists of five bars to indicate the received signal
level. The icon also represents transmit signal power during
transmission.
5. Coded Tone Controlled Squelch System (CTC) Indicator: Icon appears
when the CTCSS tone function is active.
6. Large Segment Display: Indicates the channel number in use between
1 and 22.
7. Scan Indicator: This function allows the user to scan a chanel and/or
a tone code every 0.5 second to search for a valid signal.
8. Emergency Indicator: The EMG icon appears when the EMG button is
pressed. (The frequency is NOT monitored by authorities.)
9. Battery Level Indicator: Icon indicates the battery charge level.
10.HI/LO Indicators: Appropriate icon appears when the transmit power
is set to desired output power.
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11. Roger Beep Tone Indicator: This icon appears when the Roger Beep
tone is on, and disapppears when the tone is not in use.
12.Small Segment Display: Indicates the CTCSS tone code (1-38)
function is active for the main channel in use.
13.Dual Watch Mode Indicator: Icon appears when dual watch mode is
active.
14.Voice Activated Transmission (VOX) Indicator: This icon appears
when the VOX mode is activated.
Equipment and Accessories Supplied
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
Radio (2)
Owner’s Manual (1)
Rechargeable Batteries (8)
Dual Desk-Top Charger
AC Wall Adapter
GMRS1100-2CH
128-6297B
NiMH, P/N SBGMRS11001
DTC1100-2CH
UD-1201B
Powering the transceiver:
Your GMRS1100-2CH radio transceiver operates on four AAA batteries.
Alkaline batteries will provide slightly better performance than rechargeable
batteries. Only the supplied Audiovox-approved rechargeable batteries
can be recharged in the radio transceiver using the suppiled desk-top
charger and associated wall adapter. This will ensure optimum
performance for the GMRS1100-2CH. Battery charging time is typically
10-12 hours. Use of the Audiovox charger with other brands of rechargeable
batteries is not recommended as battery charging times will vary. Refer to
the manufacturer’s instructions for charging other brands of batteries.
Batteries
There are three methods of powering the GMRS1100-2CH:
1. Alkaline Batteries.
WARNING: Do not attempt to recharge Alkaline batteries.
2. Audiovox Rechargeable Ni-MH Batteries - (Rechargeable Ni-MH
batteries, Wall Adapter and Charging Stand included).
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Use only Audiovox-approved rechargeable batteries and charger
when charging batteries internal to the unit.
NOTE: To extend battery life, avoid overcharging the batteries.
3. Various Brands of Rechargeable Batteries - Use of the
Audiovox charger with other brands of rechargeable batteries is not
recommended, as battery charging times will vary with different
brands of batteries. Refer to the manufacturer’s instructions for
charging other brands of batteries.
Installing the batteries:
Battery installation is made more convenient when the carry clip is removed.
To do this, release the spring clip securing the belt clip to radio and slide
the belt clip upward and away from the radio body. Next, press down with
the thumb at the embossed arrow, slide the battery cover down and lift off
the battery cover. Insert four AAA batteries (alternate positive ends (+) toward
the top of the transceiver, starting left-to-right.
SPRING
CLIP
COVER
ARROW
CARRY
CLIP
+
+
BATTERY
COVER
1. Using thumb,
press down on
battery cover at
arrow and slide
cover down to
open.
+
2. Slide the cover
down and then lift
cover at bottom to
open.Remove
cover.
POSITIVE
TERMINALS
+
3. Insert four AAA batteries
(positive (+) end toward
the top begining at left
side and alternating
positive terminals as
shown).
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The following guidelines will improve performance and provide longer
operating times for the GMRS1100-2CH:
1. Do not mix old and new batteries.
2. The use of alkaline-type batteries is recommended to provide the
longest operating time.
3. Do not mix alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable
batteries.
4. If the unit is not to be used for an extended period of time, remove the
batteries. Old or leaking batteries can cause damage to the unit and
will void the warranty.
CHARGING STAND
PWR JACK
PWR
+
ADAPTOR
POWER
PLUG
AUDIO OX
UL
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LISTED
81J1
E81356
AC WALL
ADAPTER/
CHARGING
TRANSFORMER
MODEL: UD-1201B
INPUT: 110VAC
OUTPUT: 12VDC
GMRS RADIO
CHARGING
COMPARTMENTS (2)
DESKTOP CHARGING STAND
PART NUMBER DTC1100-2CH
CHARGING
COMPARTMENT
LEDs:
RED---CHARGING
NOTE: Only Audiovox
approved rechargeable
batteries (P/N SBGMRS11001)
can be recharged in the radio
transceiver.
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GMRS1100-2CH OPERATIONAL MODES
FUNCTION (F)
BUTTON
CHANNEL
SELECT
CTCSS
SELECT
POWER
SELECT
VOX
SELECT
DUAL
WATCH
BUTTON
BEEP
ROGER
BEEP
CALL
SELECT
NOTE: To differentiate between operating modes, look for HI or LO
indication below the battery power level indicator when in GMRS
mode.Refer to the appropriate section of this manual for de
tailed operating instructions for each mode. When in standby
mode, the transmit/receive indicator will flash once every 5 sec
onds, indicating the unit is in the power-save mode.
Controls:
Power (PWR) On/Off (15) Button
Press and hold the PWR on/off button for at least 2 seconds. You will hear
a confirming melody to indicate the unit is on. To turn the unit off, press and
hold the button for at least 2 seconds.
Adjusting the Volume (16, 13)
) to
With the unit powered on, press the Up Channel/Volume button (
increase volume and the Down Channel/Volume button (
) to decrease
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volume. The display will indicate the current volume level (UL) followed by
the number (0-7). As volume is increased upward, the beep sound (if
enabled) also increases, and vice-versa. When the minimum and
maximum volume settings are reached, a unique tone will sound.
Monitor/Display Backlight Button (2)
This button is used to to check activity on the current frequency before
transmitting. Check activity by pressing the Monitor (M) Button longer
than 2 seconds; the
icon will apppear on the display and you will hear
static if frequency is clear. Do not transmit if you hear conversation.
Hold down the Monitor Button again longer than 2 seconds and the
icon will disapppear from the display.
The monitor function will temporarily bypass the squelch setting and play
all signals on a given channel. This feature is useful when communicating
with other parties at extreme range.
By pressing the monitor button momentarily, the LCD backlight is turned
on; the LCD backlight will turn off automatically in about 5 seconds, unless
the monitor button is pressed momentarily once again.
Push To Talk (PTT) Button (4)
Pressing and holding this button will allow you to speak to any transceiver
that is set to the same channel and privacy code setting as yours. Hold the
transceiver approximately 1 to 2 inches from your face as you speak into
the built in microphone (12). After you have finished speaking, release the
PTT Button to allow reception of incoming signals. It is not possible to
transmit and receive at the same time. The dual Transmit/Monitor LED at
the upper right corner of the LCD Panel (8) will light red while the PTT
Button is pressed and the transmit signal icon (
) in the upper left corner
of the display will display the relative strength of the transmitted signal.
Releasing the button allows the unit to revert to standby mode. When
receiving an incoming signal, the Transmit/Monitor LED indicator will light
) will display
green and the received signal strength indicator (
the relative strength of the signal.
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The PTT Button can also be used as a two-way call ringer. Pressing the
button twice quickly will call another party on the same channel. The transmit
LED will light red for approximately 3 seconds and then go out.
Up Channel/Volume Button (16)
In the standby mode, pressing this button will increment the listening
volume. When in function edit mode this button will be used to adjust the
unit’s settings.
Down Channel/Volume Button (13)
In the standby mode, pressing this button will decrement the listening
volume. When in function edit mode this button will be used to adjust the
unit’s settings.
Function (F) Button (14)
This button is used to select various feature settings in the GMRS and FRS
modes.
Emergency (EMG) Call Button (10)
This radio has a quick access button (EMG) to the Emergency and
Assistance Channel. This channel is not monitored by local authorities.
When using this channel, EMG appears on the display. Pressing this button
will set the transceiver to channel 20 (462.6750 MHz).
External Speaker (SPK) and Microphone (MIC)/CHG Jacks (6)
This set of jacks accepts both an Audiovox headset/microphone connector
(optional) and the supplied wall charging adapter. For additional optional
equipment and accessories for the GMRS1100-2CH, visit the Audiovox
web site at www.audiovox.com.
Scan/Lock Button (11)
Press this Button momentarily to enable or disable the scan mode. Press
and hold the button for more than 1 second to lock or unlock the key pad. All
buttons will be locked in the lock mode except PTT and Monitor (M). When
the keypad is locked, the (
) icon will display in the top left corner.
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Operating Modes and Features
GRMS/FRS Operation:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press and hold the PWR button for 2
seconds to turn on power.
- Press the Function (F) button so the Channel number flashes.
- Select the desired channel with the Up (16) and Down (13) Buttons.
When receiving a call, the signal strength meter appears to indicate incoming received signal strength and the Monitor section of the
Transmit/Monitor LED(9) lights green.
- Press and hold the PTT button (4) to transmit, then speak into the
microphone clearly and slowly. The Transmit section of the Transmit/Monitor LED (9) lights red.
- Release PTT Button (4) to receive.
- Communication can only be accomplished when the channel and
CTCSS tone frequency of at least two parties are the same.
- The CTC icon will be displayed on the LCD panel if the CTCSS tone
frequency function is enabled.
Channel Selection
In order to communicate with other GMRS/FRS units, both transmitting
and receiving party must be on the same frequency.
The GMRS1100-2CH has 22 channels (frequencies) (1-22) indicated by
the large digits on the LCD display panel. Channels 1 through 7 are
the shared GMRS/FRS channels. Channels 8-14 are FRS only channels,
while channels 15-22 are assigned GMRS only channels. If an FRS only
channel (8-14) has been selected, the HI or LO icon will not be displayed
on the LCD panel; otherwise, for channels 1-7 (GMRS/FRS) and 15-22
(GMRS only) the HI or LO icon will be displayed. Communication with
Audiovox GMRS/FRS and compatible units is possible on these 22 channels. Before transmitting on the selected channel, press the Monitor (M)
Button (2) to check the activity on that channel. If there is activity on the
selected channel, change to another channel that is clear.
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To change the channel:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function (F) button (14)
until the channel number flashes.
- Press the Up Button (16) briefly to move to the next higher main channel number.
- Press the Down Button (13) briefly to move to the next lower main
channel number.
- Press the PTT or PWR button momentarily to confirm selection.
CTCSS Mode (Sub-Channel) Selection
The Coded Tone Controlled Squelch System (CTCSS) has 38 Sub-Frequencies.
This feature allows you to utilize the coded squelch tones (1-38) within a
main channel and enables you to communicate with another party on the
same main channel using the same subcode. (This filters out unwanted
transmissions without the same coded squelch tone). Since there are 38
CTCSS Sub-channels for each main channel, a different subcode may
be selected for each of the 22 channels.
To change the CTCSS Sub-channel:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function (F) Button twice;
a flashing oF or sub-channel number is displayed.
- Press the Up or Down button to select the desired sub-channel for
use (01-38 ).
- Press the PTT or PWR button to confirm selection.
The CTCSS mode can be turned off by selecting the oF icon as the setting.
NOTE: To communicate with other GMRS/FRS units, they must be
switched to the same channel and CTCSS subcode. To communicate with other GMRS units that do not have subcodes, switch
your unit to the same channel with the subcode set to oF.
The CTCSS subcodes do not prevent others from hearing your
transmission. This will only allow you to ignore all traffic on a
given channel not using the same subcode.
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Transmit Power Selection Mode (GMRS Channels Only)
This feature permits selection of the transmitting power level to high
or low. Using low power, the unit will have a lower transmit range, but
battery life will be increased.
NOTE: You will find that for the majority of your needs, the low-power
setting will provide adequate communications on all channels;
there should seldom be any need to use high power, except in
situations where you need absolute maximum range. Using low
power will greatly extend battery life. We suggest you experiment with switching between low and high power. However,
we do recommend that you not change this setting unless it
proves to be necessary in your particular situation.
To access the transmitter power selection function:
- From GMRS standby mode, press the Function (F) Button 3
times until the Po indication appears with a flashing Hi or Lo indica
tion on the display.
- Press the Up or Down button to toggle between the High and Low selections.
- Press the PTT or PWR button to confirm selection.
The display will indicate the current setting in standby mode.
VOX Selection Mode
This option enables you to have hands-free conversation. When using the
internal microphone/speaker or external microphone/headset (purchased
separately), your voice or the signal is detected and the radio transmits
and receives automatically. Your voice or nearby sound is detected and
the radio transmits without the need to press the PTT button.
To set radio for VOX operation:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function (F) button four
times until the VOX icon appears flashing on the display.
- Press the Up or Down button to select VOX On (if oF appears flashing) and the 1-5 VOX level sensitivity.
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- Momentarily press the PTT or PWR button to confirm the VOX selection.
- The VOX icon will appear steady on the LCD display.
VOX can be turned off by selecting oF as the setting.
Dual Watch Mode
This feature allows you to monitor two channels at the same time. While in
dual watch mode, the unit will continuously monitor both the primary and
dual watch channel. Received signals will be heard for 5 seconds, then
the unit will resume scanning the two channels. Pressing the PTT button
during a received transmission will set the unit to transmit on the same
channel. Pressing the PTT button when no signal is received will set the
unit to transmit on the primary channel.
To set the Dual Watch Mode:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function button five times;
the DW icon appears flashing on the display together with a flashing
channel number; or, If the dual watch mode is off, oF appears flashing.
- To enable the dual watch mode, press the Up or Down button; the dual
watch channel number will flash and start to increment up or down as
the Up or Down button is pressed.
- If you desire a subcode for the dual watch channel just selected, press
the Function (F) button again to select the CTCSS code for the channel.
- Press the PTT or PWR button to confirm selection of the dual watch
channel. The display will now alternate between the primary channel
and the dual watch channel (with subcode) just selected.
- To cancel the dual watch mode, press the SCAN button momentarily.
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Button Beep (Key Tone)
This feature allows the transceiver to sound a confirmation tone whenever
the following keys are pressed: Monitor (M) Button, Up/Down Buttons, Function Button, SCAN Button or the EMG Button.
To turn the key tones on or off:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the MODE Button six times
until bP,
the Bell (
) icon, and On or oF flash on the LCD display.
- Press the Up or Down Button to toggle the key tone feature On or Off.
- Press the PTT or PWR button momentarily to confirm selection.
When the key tone feature is on, the Bell icon appears steady on the
display, and the beep tones sound in response to button activation.
Roger Beep Tone
The Roger Beep is a tone which is automatically transmitted whenever the
PTT button is released. This tone alerts the receiving party that the transmission has been terminated intentionally.
To enable and disable the Roger Beep tone:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function (F) Button 7 times
until rb appears on the display with the flashing Roger Beep icon ( )
and On or oF.
- Press the Up or Down Button to select the tone on or off as desired.
- When enabled, the tone icon (
) appears steady on the display.
- Press the PTT or PWR button momentarily to confirm selection.
Call Ringer Selection Mode
The transceiver provides 5 user-selectable call ringer melodies to alert
you to an incoming call.
To select your favorite call ringer melody:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, press the Function (F) button 8 times;
CA will appear on the display, together with a flashing number (or oF)
between 01 and 05, and an appropriate call ring.
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- Press the Up or Down Button to preview and hear the 5 available call
melodies.
- Press the PTT or PWR button momentarily to confirm selection.
Refer to the PTT button (4) to transmit ring signal.
Channel Scan Operation
This feature allows you to monitor all channels automatically for valid
signals. While scanning, you can transmit and receive. When a signal is
received, the scan is interrupted and will return to scan mode approximately 5 seconds after reception is terminated.
NOTE: While the SCAN mode is active, the Function (F) button is inoperative. In addition, the scan mode will reduce the overall battery life
since the battery save function is overridden.
To enable the channel scan mode:
- From GMRS/FRS standby mode, momentarily press the SCAN But
ton; SCAN will appear on the LCD display.
- The radio will automatically display each channel (1-22) in ascending
order to find an active main channel.
- When unit doesn’t find any signals and you want to transmit, press the
PTT Button to return to primary channel operation. The transceiver will
automatically resume scanning approximately 5 seconds after the
communication is completed.
- If there is no activity and you want to leave the scan mode, press the
SCAN button momentarily and the unit will return to normal operation;
the SCAN icon will disappear from the LCD display.
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Key Lock Selection Mode
This feature prevents accidental channel change to the preferred settings
of the unit. The Key Lock function temporarily disables the Up, Down and
Function (F) Buttons.
To access the Key Lock selection menu:
- From FRS standby mode, press and hold the Scan Button for over 2
seconds to Lock the Key function; the (
) icon appears on the
display.
- The PTT and Monitor Buttons are not effected.
- To unlock the Key function, press and hold the SCAN button for at
least 2 seconds; the icon (
) disappears from the display.
NOTE:
If the unit is turned off while Key Lock is on, the Key Lock
mode will still be in effect when the unit is turned on again.
Emergency and Assistance Channel Mode
This radio has a quick access button (EMG) to the Emergency and
Assistance Channel. This channel is NOT monitored by local authorities.
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To turn the Emergency Channel feature on or off:
- Press and release the EMG Button; EMG appears on the display
together with a Channel 20 indication.
- When the transceiver is set to Emergency Channel 20, The transceiver transmits and receives on a special frequency (CH20:
462.6750 MHz).
- To turn off the Emergency Channel feature, press and release the
EMG Button
Battery Alert
When the battery icon (
) blinks on the LCD panel, recharge unit or
install fresh batteries. If the batteries are not replaced the (
) icon will
appear and an audio tone will sound to warn the user that the batteries
must be replaced.
NOTES FOR GOOD COMMUNICATION
1 . The GMRS1100-2CH 22 channels are shared on a ‘take turns’ basis.
This means other groups may be talking on any of the channels.
A common code of ethics/courtesy is to switch to another vacant
channel and not to attempt to talk over someone who is already using
the channel you first selected.
2. The GMRS1100-2CH has been designed to maximize performance
and improve transmission range in the field. To avoid interference,
it is recommended that you do not use the units closer than 5 feet
apart.
3. For best transmission results, always keep your mouth about 2-3
inches from the microphone (12) and speak slowly in a normal voice.
4. To increase battery life, avoid features such as Scan, Dual Watch and
Weather Alert. These features will reduce operating time
considerably.
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Warning
• Do not operate the transceiver unless you are licensed to do so.
• Remove the batteries from the transceiver if it is not expected to be used
for long periods. This will eliminate the possibility of chemicals leaking
from the batteries and corroding the transceiver.
• Avoid exposing the transceiver to water or extremes of temperature.
• Do not use this device in or near a mining facility, which uses remotely
triggered explosives or in areas labeled “Blasting Area”. Premature or
accidental detonation may result.
• Do not attempt to modify or in any way increase the output of this
transceiver. Its output is designed to meet the legal limits set by the FCC.
• Do not use this device or change its batteries in potentially explosive
atmospheres as sparks in such areas could result in an explosion.
• Turn your transceiver off wherever posted notices restrict the use of radios
or cellular telephones. Facilities such as hospitals may use equipment
that is sensitive to RF energy.
• Turn your transceiver off on board aircraft when requested to do so.
• Do not place your radio in front of a vehicle’s air-bag. If the air-bag
deploys, it could propel the transceiver like a projectile causing bodily
injury.
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Troubleshooting
Problem
Possible cause
Correction
No transmission
while pressing
the PTT Button
Weak batteries
Incorrect battery polarity
Charge or replace batteries
Install the batteries
following the directions in
paragraph Installing the
Batteries.
Weak or no
signal received
Weak batteries
Channel and privacy
code not set the same
as target transceiver
Charge or replace batteries
Adjust the transceiver’s
settings to match those
settings of the target
transceiver
Increase volume level
Release PTT Button
Volume level too low
PTT Button inadvertently
depressed
Excessive radio interference
on a particular channel
Obstruction of radio signal
Unit beeps, but
will not function
when turned on
Reception of
unwanted signals
Batteries extremely
discharged
CTCSS privacy mode
not on
Interference from
electronic devices such
as computers or TVs
Change to a different
channel
Avoid operating in or near
large buildings or vehicles
Charge or replace batteries
Turn on the CTCSS privacy
mode and set code number to
match the setting of the
target transceiver.
Turn the devices off or move
farther away from them.
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Tec
hnical Specif
ica
tions:
echnical
Specifica
ications:
General
Frequency Range:
Channels 1 through 7 are
shared with FRS radios.
Channels 8 through 14 are
FRS only.
Channels 15 through 22 are
GMRS only.
Channel Spacing
Privacy Codes
Dimensions (W x H x D)
(Without Antenna)
Refer to frequency chart on next page.
Refer to frequency chart on next page.
Refer to frequency chart on next page.
12.5kHz
38 for each main channel
2.125 W x 4.0 H x 1.325 D
(54.0 mm x 101.6 mm x 33.6 mm)
Power Supply
Power Source
Operating Time
(Transmit: Receive: Standby)
(5: 5: 90 ratio)
(Based on alkaline batteries)
Alkaline Batteries, AAA (4), 6 VDC
Ni-MH rechargeable, AAA (4),
4.8 VDC, 650 mAh
30 hours Low Power
14 hours High Power
Receiver
Useable Sensitivity
Maximum Audio Output Power
Modulation Distortion
>-119 dBm
> 0.3 Watt maximum (8 Ohm )
< 5% (1 kHz 70%)
Tr ansmitter
RF Output Power
Maximum Deviation
Modulation Distortion
1.8 Watts maximum (high power)
0.5 Watt maximum (low power)
+/- 2.5 kHz
< 5% (1 kHz 70%)
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This transceiver complies with FCC regulations for use in the United
States of America. Use in other countries may be prohibited or restricted
by local regulation. Please check with the local regulating agency before using this device outside the United States of America.
Main Channel Frequencies:
CHANNEL /TYPE
FREQ (MHz )
CHANNEL /TYPE
FREQ (MHz )
1
GMRS/FRS
462.5625
12
FRS
467.6625
2
GMRS/FRS
462.5875
13
FRS
467.6875
3
GMRS/FRS
462.6125
14
FRS
467.7125
4
GMRS/FRS
462.6375
15
GMRS
462.5500
5
GMRS/FRS
462.6625
16
GMRS
462.5750
6
GMRS/FRS
462.6875
17
GMRS
462.6000
7
GMRS/FRS
462.7125
18
GMRS
462.6250
8
FRS
467.5625
19
GMRS
462.6500
9
FRS
467.5875
20
GMRS
462.6750
10 FRS
467.6125
21
GMRS
462.7000
11 FRS
467.6375
22
GMRS
462.7250
NOTE: Channels 1 through 7 are shared with FRS radios.
Channels 8 through 14 are FRS only.
Channels 15 through 22 are GMRS only.
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Continuous Tone Coded Squelch System Tone
Frequencies (in Hz)
CTCSS
Freq. Hz
CTCSS
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
67.0
71.9
74.4
77.0
79.7
82.5
85.4
88.5
91.5
94.8
97.4
100.0
103.5
107.2
110.9
114.8
118.8
123.0
127.3
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
Freq. Hz
131.8
136.5
141.3
146.2
151.4
156.7
162.2
167.9
173.8
179.9
186.2
192.8
203.5
210.7
218.1
225.7
233.6
241.8
250.3
* oF = No Tone
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90 DAY LIMITED WARRANTY
Applies to Audiovox Family Radio and General Mobile Service Products.
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product that should this product or any part thereof, under normal use and conditions, be proven
defective in material or workmanship within 90 days from the date of original purchase, such
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without charge for parts and repair labor.
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