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Old 09-05-2006, 08:15 AM
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Re: Looking for a handheld radio review..........

Dear Captjordan,

Did you try GARMIN RINO 120-530. You have a combo unit GPS and RADIO in FRS (up to 5miles) and GMRS (up to 8 miles) chanells.
I have the Canadian version and just yesterday I try it (Rino 120 on FRS) on field and run very well on 3.7 km. Between me and the another fellows it was 2 valley and 2 hells (1200m altitude) thru the deepest forest. I was on the ATV trying to see how far we can talk. I could talk, and see the distance between me and the another guys, plus I havit the location of all the guys in real time on my gps map.
It is an asome tools.


Here is the link for you
http://www.gpscity.com/item-garmin-r...ps/rino120.htm
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Old 09-05-2006, 10:52 PM
 
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Re: Looking for a handheld radio review..........

Wow that's really cool.

My only caution is that when it comes to electronics, they get better and cheaper every quarter. $200 is a bit expensive considering I just paid $15 for a pair that worked to 2 miles on FRS. It has GMRS channels, but I didn't even test that.
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