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Vertex Standard
VHF/UHF Dual Band Portable

Dual Band Portable Two-Way Radio
32 Channel 5W



General Specifications

VHF Highband

UHF Band

Number of Channels

32 Channels

Frequency Range

150-174 MHz 
409-450 MHz (A)
450-490 MHz (D)
470-490 MHz (E)

Maximum Channel Spread

24 MHz  41 MHz (A)
30 MHz (D, E)

Channel Spacing

25/30 KHz

Power Supply Voltage

12 VDC
Current Consumption
  Standby (Saver On)
  Standby (Saver Off)
  Transmit (Lo)  
  Transmit (Hi)

38 ma
60 ma
180 ma
600 ma
1200 ma

38 ma
60 ma
180 ma
700 ma
1600 ma

Battery Life w/FNB-16 (5-5-90 duty)

8.1 hrs (9.7 hrs. w/saver)

7.0 hrs. (8.1 hrs. w/saver)

Ambient Temperature Range

-30C to +60C

Frequency Stability

5 ppm

RF Input-Output Impedance

50 Ohms

Audio Output Impedance

8 Ohms


7.8" x 2.6" x 1.7" (200 x 66 x 43 mm) w/FNB-16


29 oz (820 gs) w/FNB-16

Receiver Specifications

Measurements made per EIA standard EIA-204D

Circuit Type

Double Conversion Superheterodyne

   EIA 12 dB SINAD
   20 dB Quieting
   Threshold Squelch

0.25 uv
0.35 uv
0.20 uv

0.35 uv
0.40 uv
0.20 uv

Adjacent Channel Selectivity 

70 dB


70 dB

75 dB

Spurious and Image Rejection

70 dB

Conducted Spurious Emissions

 50 dBm

Audio Response

+3/-8 dB from the 6 dB/oct. De-emphasis curve

Audio Output

0.5 W  into 4 ohms w/ <5% THD

Hum and Noise

45 db

Transmitter Specifications

Measurement made per EIA standard EIA-152-C

Power Output

5 / 1 W



Maximum Deviation

5 KHz

Conducted Spurious Emissions

60 dBc

FM Hum and Noise

47 dB

Audio Response

+1/-3 dB from the 6 dB/oct Pre-emphasis curve

Audio Distortion


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Rockland, MA  U.S.A.   02370-2613
781 294-4992 main
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