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Two-Way Radio
In a tray hanging down from a wall-mounted cabinet is the system’s stationary base unit, while on the desk below is the unit in which one of the handsets is being recharged.

A Two-Way Radio system can consist of two or more portable radios and a stationary base unit. This type of system offers more flexibility and can be carried by the individual because (unlike a CB) the portable units have rechargeable batteries. The different two-way radio brands offer a wide range of capabilities (and prices)—from complex radios with numerous channels to simple ones with a few channels. Their signal range depends on the power of the radio system and the terrain. A license for a specific frequency can be obtained to enable the user to have a private channel of communication.

Estimated Cost Cost range: See below

Limitations Limitations Addressed by Product: Lower extremity, Strength/endurance

SourceRadio Shack
300 RadioShack Circle
Fort Worth, TX, 76102
Est. Cost$35-$60

SourceEconomy 2-Way Distributors, Inc
P.O. Box 1666
219 A S. Main St
Laconia, NH, 03248-1666
Est. Cost$170-$1,000
Last updated: Feb 14, 2017

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