Need to find a gift for that special ham? Searching for the perfect present to help a new amateur radio operator get on the air? Our Ham Radio Starter Kits may be the answer!
These starter kits are great for amateur radio classes or ham club programs, new hams searching for a first transceiver, or even an old ham who wants a handy handheld or new mobile radio that's already complete and ready to use.
Ham Radio Starter Kit HT ($74.99) - This is a complete handheld radio package with a few extra accessories for optimal operation. It features a Baofeng UV-5R Dual Band UHV/VHF radio, one of the most popular portable handheld transceivers in world. It comes with an antenna, standard 1700 mAh Lithium-Ion battery pack, PTT earbud, belt clip, desktop charger, AC power supply and wrist strap. But that's just the standard stuff. It also includes a second, 3800mAh high capacity battery pack for extended operation, a Nagoya NA-701 dual band antenna for greater performance, a battery eliminator for powering in a vehicle, a USB programming cable and the programming software with installation instructions on CD.
Ham Radio Starter Kit Mobile/Base ($349.99) - This is a great setup for mobile hams or a first ham shack! It features a Wouxun KG-UV920P-A Dual Band UHF/VHF Base/Mobile two way radio with cross band repeat capability and DTMF speaker microphone. It has two front panel plates, 12VDC power cable and panel extension cable for custom installation in a vehicle, plus a Wouxun SPS30WIN switching power supply for operation as a base station. It also includes a Tram 1185 mobile magnet mount antenna, USB programming cable and the programming software with installation instructions on CD.
These kits are ready made for any amateur who just wants to Get On The Air. Add an optional ARRL Amateur Radio Technician License Manual for an additional $25 (when purchased as part of the kit) and the starter kit becomes a complete beginning course for amateur operators in training!
These kits make great gifts for the holidays, birthdays, Ham Radio Field Days or any other time of the year.
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