Description

UHF Trunking & Conventional Compact Portable Radio

KENWOOD’s compact mid-tier display portable line offers enhanced features for the budget conscious volunteer public safety, public service, government, industrial and SMR system user segments. Large capacity and Zone programming facilitate departmental, interoperability, mutual aid, tactical, regional and workgroup channel organization. Inversion scrambling provides first level voice security and Encryption/ANI control adds system-compliant higher level voice security and dispatch functions. Full FleetSync includes PTT ID, Caller ID and non-voice status and text messaging storage, recall and display. FleetSync, DTMF or Two-Tone Selective Call provides built-in talkback paging capability.

All 173 series portables include:

  • Belt Clip (KBH-12)
  • 2-PIN Connector Cap
  • Instruction Manual
  • Standard Warranty: 2 Years*

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GENERAL FEATURES

• 4 W, 450-490 MHz
• Conventional & LTR® Zones
• 8 Character Alphanumeric Aliases
• Backlit LCD
• Function / Status LCD Icons
• Transmit / Busy / Call Alert / Warn LED
• 4 Front Panel PF keys
• 3 Side PF Keys
• Orange Emergency / AUX Key
• 500 mW Audio Power
• Enhanced Kenwood Audio
• Companded Audio
• Encryption / ANI Board Control
• Easy Option Port (20-Pin)
• Emergency Call Features
• Emergency Man-Down Option
• QT / DQT
• DTMF Encode / Decode1
• Special Alert Tone Patterns2
• Call Key3
• Time Out Timer
• Busy Channel Lockout
• LCD Battery Status Indicator
• Low Battery Alert
• Weather-sealed ACC Connector
• Speaker Mic Options
• Windows® Programming & Tuning4
• Windows® Firmware Uploading4
• Field Programming & Tuning
• Cloning

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• MIL-STD-810 C/D/E/F
• MIL-STD “Driven-Rain”
• IP-54/55 Water & Dust Intrusion
• Intrinsically Safe Option

CONVENTIONAL ZONES

• 128 Channels / 128 Zones5
• QT / DQT
• Two-Tone Decode6
• Single / Two-Tone Encode6
• Operator Selectable Tone6
• Single Priority Scan
• Single & Multi-Zone Scan
• List Scan
• Voice Inversion Scrambler Built-in
• VOX Ready
• Battery Saver

TRUNKED ZONES

• 250 GID / 128 Zones5
• Kenwood LTR® Features

FleetSync®

• PTT ID Digital ANI
• Selective Call & Group Call
• Status Messaging
• Emergency Status
• Caller ID Display
• Short Text Messages
• PC Serial Interface

Resources

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