VX-3R alternatives

Topics on Radio (CB, GMRS, Ham, etc), GPS, Smoke Signals, or whatever else you can use to talk to other people who are not within yelling distance.

Moderator: ZS Global Moderators

Post Reply
User avatar
Burncycle
* *
Posts: 176
Joined: Mon Oct 10, 2005 10:24 pm
Location: TN / KY Border

VX-3R alternatives

Post by Burncycle » Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:33 pm

I had a UV-3R with the intent on eventually picking up a VX-3R, which is now discontinued and difficult to find.

The appeal to me was the size, and I was wondering if there are any alternatives in the same class out there?

User avatar
TacAir
* * * * *
Posts: 7948
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:01 pm
Contact:

Re: VX-3R alternatives

Post by TacAir » Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:54 am

The VX-6R is an ultra-rugged 144-430 MHz FM Hand-Held featuring wide receiver coverage, JIS7 submersibility, the Yaesu-exclusive Emergency Automatic Identification (EAI) system, and ultra-simple keyboard access to important features.

New on the VX-6R is the One-Touch Direct Memory Recall feature, that allows you to recall ten favorite memories with a single button press, just like on your car stereo.

The VX-6R comes equipped with a high-capacity 1400 mAh Lithium-Ion Battery Pack.
TacAir - I'd rather be a disappointed pessimist than a horrified optimist
**All my books ** some with a different view of the "PAW". Check 'em out.
Adventures in rice storage//Mod your Esbit for better stability

Post Reply

Return to “Communications”