Top 9 Ham Radio Amplifier – Portable FRS Two-Way Radios

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1. BTECH

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BaoFeng, Motorola, Yaesu, Kenwood, Analog and Digital Modes, ICOM, 20-40W Output 2-6W Input, BTECH AMP-V25 Amplifier for VHF 136-174MHz, Compatible with All Handheld Radios: BTECH

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BTECH #ad - Your handheld radio connects in seconds and can just as easily disconnect and be taken on the go. Easily extend the communication range of your handheld radio; use the amp-V25 to create: a mobile radio with a vehicle mounted antenna, a high power field radio with a field deployed antenna, a home/base radio attached to a mast.

That brand focus allows you to have the best available radios and accessories with the most features, with real USA warranty and support. Btech only engineers and develops radio products. What's included: amp body, user manual, radio to amplifier antenna cable sma female to SMA Male, Mobile Mounting Bracket & Screw set, Control Cable K1 to K1, Speaker Microphone & Hanger.

Btech is proud to be in the usa, which allows you to have the best available local support for any issue that may arise. Recommended accessory: pair with the btech ut-72 Antenna or NMO-72 Antenna & compatible mount for an easy mobile or field deployed solution. Kit includes the necessary cables and interface connectors to easily connect to BTECH and BaoFeng Radios.
BrandBTECH #ad
ManufacturerBTECH #ad
Height1.4 Inches
Length5.5 Inches
Weight1.8 Pounds
Width4.5 Inches
Part NumberAMP-V25
ModelAMP-V25
Warranty1 Year Warranty Provided only through "BaoFeng Tech"

2. HYS

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HYS Ham HF Amplify Power 3-30MHz HF Transceiver with Fan for Handheld 3-30Mhz Two Way Radio

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HYS #ad - However, it will decrease the amp' life time and also if the antenna can not endure the output watt, we do not suggest to work the PE Max for a long time, which will damage the amp, thank you very much!. About the working general output for am & fm mode is around 100W and the most effective output is around 200 W with input 5 W and around 200-250 when the input is 10W.

It is also should be connect with the amplifier corresponding frequency. If it is lower or higher than the required, it will not work and even will not only burn out the amplifier but also will damage the radio. Different mode have the different input requirement. The frequency of the connecting antenna is very significant.

The most effective working frequency is 20-30 mHz, and with the situations of working under 20 MHz, the v. S. W. R will be higher and also the heat dissipation will be higher. If you want to reach the pe max output, please check that the input should exactly 10W or 5W, the DC Power should actually be over 14V and 18A and also other conditions should be perfecT.
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ManufacturerQUANZHOU TRUEST COMMUNICATION CO.,LIMITED #ad

3. MFJ

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Dry, 0-650 MHz, MFJ Enterprises Original MFJ-260C Dummy Load, 300 Watt

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MFJ #ad - 1-650mhz 300w non-inductive Dry Dummy Load. Handles 300w for 30 seconds, & other lower powers for 5 mins or less on a listed power/time curve. Great for testing and repairing Amateur, Ham, CB & other Two Way Radios. Accepts a pl-259 Connector. Shielded Metal Housing.
BrandMFJ #ad
ManufacturerMFJ #ad
Height2.5 Inches
Length7 Inches
Weight1 Pounds
Width2.5 Inches
Part NumberFBA_MFJ-260C
ModelFBA_MFJ-260C

4. QYT

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QYT KT-8900 Mini Dual Band Mobile Transceiver 2M 136-174MHz/70cm 400-480MHz 25W Amateur Car Radio HAM

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QYT #ad - Size: 3. 8" w x 1. 4" h x 4. 6 d" 98 x 35 x 118 mm, vhf: 136-174 mhzrx/tx, weight: 14. 4 oz 408g; frequency range: 65-108 mhzcommercial fm reception only, uhf: 400-480 MHzRx/Tx; Power Output: 25/20W, high/low setting; 200 Memory Channels, Frequency Step from 2.

5 to 25 khz; narrow/Wide Band. Option 25-watt output, dual band & dual watch. Kit: qyt kt-8900, mounting brackets & screws, speaker mic dtmf function, 13.8v dc power cable with Cigarette Plug Connector, and User Manual. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions. Built with cooling fan, programming Cable Jack on the FRONT, External Speakers Port 3. 5mm on the BACK.

A must have programming cable microsoft xp, driver installation Needed included for easier Computer/PC programming with CHIRP software, Window 7/8/10 Supported, full reviews/instructions/faq at miklor, Mess of video tutorials about operations on YouTube. Welcome to off-road equipment, qyt kt-8900 dual band mobile radio, One PROVEN model from QYT, Compact, Basic Mobile Radio for Amatuar/HAM Radio Starter.
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ManufacturerQYT #ad
Part Number43237-2

5. BTECH

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BTECH Mobile UV-50X2 50 Watt Dual Band Base, Mobile Radio: 136-174mhz VHF 400-520mhz UHF Amateur Ham

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BTECH #ad - Recommended accessories: pair uv-50x2 with the nagoya uT-72 Magnetic Mount Antenna for easy installation. The pc04 ftdi cable is recommended for easy computer programming. The uv-50x2 operates as multiple radios in one, with either 144 mhz or 430 mhz as the "main" tx/rx band, you can configure your UV-50X2 for simultaneous VHF-VHF or UHF-UHF operation, while simultaneously watching up to 3 other frequencies or channels; and, if you like, too!.

Uhf: 400-520 mhzrx/tx; broad Wide / Narrowband Narrow Selectable. What makes the uv-50x2 unique: dual synchronize display mode, and variable frequency scanning, auto scan, mic audio Gain Settings, Quad Watch Delay Time, expanded frequency range up to 520mhz, Auto Power Off Function, Scanning Resume, Channel Mode Editing Settings, In depth user's guide, Randomization Privacy Mode - Builds upon previous generation UV-5001.

Kit includes: btech uv-50x2, radio & mic brackets, Speaker Mic, Mounting Hardware, DC Cable, and User Guide. High / low power settings 50w/10w; frequency range: 65-108 mhzonly commercial fm radio reception VHF: 136-174 MHzRx/Tx.
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ManufacturerBTECH #ad
Weight4.2 Pounds
Part NumberUV-50X2
ModelUV-50X2

6. QYT

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QYT KT-8900D Dual Band Mini Car Ham Radio Mobile Transceiver VHF UHF 136-174/400-480MHz Compact Amateur Two Way Radios + Free Programming Cable

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QYT #ad - Working frequency: vhf 136-174mhz, uhf 400-480mhz. Output power: vhf 25watt, UHF 20Watt. Bigger lcd screen, long-distance communication, cooling fan, Easy to Install Program Software supported by CHIRP or MIKLOR. Kit includes: kt-8900d radio, radio & mic brackets, speaker mic, Mounting Hardware, 6 ft DC Cable with Cigarette Plug Connector, User Guide and Programming Cable. Qyt kt-8900d dual band quad-standby Mini Mobile Transceiver Car Radio. Fm radio, dtmf, remote kill, remote stun, alarm, ptt id, monitor, repeater, High 25W / Low 20W Power Settings.
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ManufacturerQYT #ad
Weight2.2 Pounds
Part Number4617572
ModelABCD

7. For YASEU

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45W HF Power Amplifier For YASEU FT-817 ICOM IC-703 IC-705 Elecraft KX3 QRP Ham Radio

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For YASEU #ad - This amplifier can be successfully used with other QRP rigs such as the ICOM IC-703and Elecraft KX3. 4. The power indicate on. Yaesu ft-817nd quick operating manual: 1. Hf power amplifier,for qrp transceiver, improve signal。can be used both as a base and mobileunit, Extremely Small Compact and lightweight , Full integration with the FT-817 using the supplied interface cable, The amplifier incorporates various protection circuits such as high VOLTAGE,front mounted LED display.

Notice! the antenna you used that should well tuned, the SWR should less than 1:1. 5 5. 7. Connect antenna to amp "ant" and "input" from ft-817 antenna out.

Power on ft-817, the band indicate on Amp shoule be on. Open the power on both power supplier and AMP. Press ptt, should lower the output power on ft-817, the tx indicate on Amp should be on. Notice! if working on fM or SSTV for long operating time, say 2. 5w or 1W. 6. Connect power cord to dc power supplier, red to "+", black to" -" 2.
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8. BAOFENG

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BaoFeng BF-F8HP UV-5R 3rd Gen 8-Watt Dual Band Two-Way Radio 136-174MHz VHF & 400-520MHz UHF Includes Full Kit with Large Battery

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BAOFENG #ad - Kit includes: bf-f8hp, v-85 dual band antenna, ch-5 110v adapter, 2100mAh Battery, earpiece Kit, Wrist Strap, CH-5 Charger, Belt Clip, User Manual. The bf-f8hp was designed in the usa and because not everyone is a radio-expert we really wanted to focus on providing an easier user experience! That starts with the new in-depth manual that guides you through the capabilities and customization of the BF-F8HP.

Btech only engineers and develops radio products. Btech is proud to be in the usa, which allows you to have the best available local support for any issue that may arise. This concierge service is only available on select BaoFeng models such as the BF-F8HP, UV-82HP, and UV-5X3. Upgrades from our previous generation uv-5r: twice the output power 8 watts up from 4 watts output, 30% larger battery, V-85 High Gain Antenna Twice the Antenna Performance, New Hardened Durable Radio Shell, USA Support + In-depth User Guide Included; A PC03 FTDI Programming Cable is Recommended for Easier PC Programming.

High / low power settings 8w, 4w, 1w; frequency range: 65-108 mhzonly commercial fm radio reception VHF: 136-174 MHzRx/Tx. On top of that the bf-F8HP also includes exclusive concierge customer help and warranty support. Uhf: 400-520 mhzrx/tx; broad wide / Med / Narrowband Narrow Selectable. That brand focus allows you to have the best available radios and accessories with the most features, with real USA warranty and support.
BrandBAOFENG #ad
ManufacturerBaoFeng #ad
Height2 Inches
Length10.5 Inches
Weight0.63 Pounds
Width2 Inches
Part NumberBF-F8HP
ModelBF-F8HP
Warranty1 year

9. MegaWatt

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Real MegaWatt MW, MegaWatt S-400-12x 36 Amps 430 Watts 9.5 to 15 Volts Adjustable Ham CB Radio Power Supply 13.8V 12V Not a Clone

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MegaWatt #ad - Real megawatt. Auto short circuit and over voltage shut down protection. Comes with grounded power cord. 30 amps 24 hour continous use. 120 and 240 volt AC Input.

Highly filtered and regulated. This is the one that actually does adjust to 15 volts and does not make RF noise. Adjustable output voltage 9. 5 to over 15 volts DC. 36 amp output 40 amp momentary peaks. Ships immediately usps priority mail 1 to 3 day delivery we have 100s in stock. No rf noise in hAM Radios or CBs. Comes with terminal cover. On and off fans cause heat cycles that damage power supplies quickly. Not an offshore clone. Now all power supplies come with double ball bearing 60, 000 hour dust proof Cooling Fans, RPM controlled by load and heat.
BrandMegaWatt #ad
ManufacturerMegaWatt® #ad
Height2 Inches
Length9 Inches
Weight2 Pounds
Width4.5 Inches
Part NumberS-400-12X
ModelS-400-12x