Two Separate Receivers with Individual Volume Control
GPS / APRS® / Bluetooth® Expanded Capability:
Uses the worldwide accepted GPS NMEA data format
APRS® BEACON station is possible, even if the beacon station is moving.·
Waypoint data (Data in/out) is available from the ACC connector on the rear of the main unit. It is possible to acquire your current position (Latitude/Longitude) by connecting an aftermarket GPS receiver to the data port on the back of the radio.
Sub-Band APRS® operation may be active in the background, even when operating in the Mono-Band Display mode.
Newly added Voice Alert function.
Often used keys located in convenient positions for easy operation.
Programmable keys on the DTMF Microphone provide direct access to APRS® functions.
Large (5.2” x 1.6”/130 x 40 mm) dot matrix (264 x 64 dots) LCD display for comfortable viewing both night and day. Choose your favorite LCD display from 8 vibrant color options
Multi-purpose Global Positioning System Display (with optional FGPS-1 GPS Receiver and Antenna or optional FGPS-2 External GPS Receiver and Antenna)
Huge memory with 1038 channels
Dual Band AF Monitor for listening to FM/AM broadcast while monitoring the Amateur bands
The Display Control Head is designed for easy separation form the main RF unit
Tough aluminum die-cast chassis •10 ft/3 m remote control cable included (optional 20 ft/6 m control cable)
Compatible with the worldwide standard data-communications system, APRS® and SmartBeaconing™ capabilities
3-Speaker System (including Built-in Dual Speakers on the rear of the Control Head for FM Broadcast in Stereo)
Built-in Barometric Pressure Sensor •One-touch Vacuum Cup Mounting Bracket with adjustable viewing angle (MMB-98 supplied)
The FT-8900R is a ruggedly-built, high quality Quad Band FM transceiver providing 50 Watts of power output on the 29/144 MHz Amateur bands, 35 Watts on the 50/430 MHz Amateur band. It includes leading-edge features like cross-band repeat, dual receive, VHF-UHF Full Duplex capability, and over 800 memory channels. And its 10-meter FM coverage brings the possibility of world-wide FM DX-ing to you on your drive in to work!
V+U/V+V/U+U Dual Band Reception
V+U Full Duplex Operation •Cross-Band Repeater Operation
Remote-Head Mounting Capability •High-Power 50 W (430 MHz: 35 W)
Yaesu's FT-2900R, the most ruggedly-built 2-meter amateur transceiver ever, provides 75 Watts of power along with Yaesu's renowned bullet-proof receiver front end. Direct keypad frequency entry, Alpha-Numeric Memory System, the high power output, and unsurpassed ergonomics make the FT-2900R an operator¬s dream come true!
75 Watts Power Output •Die-cast Chassis with Aluminum Heat-sink (not requiring a fan)
200 Regular Memory Channels
Alpha-numeric Channels Display
CTCSS and DCS Encode/Decode Built-in
Versatile Scanning Capability
WX Channels with “Severe Weather” Alert (USA version only)