Why programming a radio is different than working on them. Anyone with a computer can program a radio but what are you getting? When you are looking to have a radio program are you getting the best and “Qualified” service you are paying for? You need a radio programmed so you go to someone with … More Why programming a radio is different than working on them.
Each year as summer begins to dwindle and the first day of school creeps closer, we start to wonder how prepared is our school for an emergency. Frequently reviewing your school’s emergency plan is a good idea, and the start of a new school year is the perfect chance to review. In efforts to raise … More 5 Important Tips When Reviewing a School Emergency Plan
Radio Rental is ideal for customers involved in trade shows, fairs, annual events or sports, through to film production, warehousing and construction projects, the system can be adapted to your exact requirements with minimal capital outlay in the Pittsburgh area. … More Rent Radios and Save Money
Cruise vacations are a popular choice for families looking to avoid the high price of fuel for long-distance road trips. These types of vacations offer a complete package aboard a floating vacation paradise – ranging from family fun events for parents and kids, to individual activities so that each member of the family gets the … More IP Radio Coverage on Cruise Ships
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are very stable and reliable sources of power for two-way radios, laptops and many other devices. Lithium-ion batteries are widely used because they have a high energy density, resulting in a much lighter weight than other rechargeable batteries. Li-ion have other advantages too. They hold their charge well, losing about 5% of their … More How to Care for a Lithium-ion Battery
From ships to paddle boats, water safety is number one. While the U.S. Coast Guard has different requirements for different vessels, the concepts behind all safety basics are the same. Preparation is Prevention There can be many unforeseen circumstances that can occur while on the water, preparing for the day is crucial when it comes … More Safe Boating Essentials: Preparing for the Water
When we want to extend the coverage of handheld two-way radios, the first option is typically to incorporate repeater as a solution. However, a repeater isn’t the full answer. A repeater, more times than not, will put out much more power and have a better antenna system than the portable radios that it is communicating with. This presents … More Build a More Effective Repeater System for Portables
As another school year approaches, university police departments are gearing up for the large numbers of students, faculty, staff, and community that will converge on university grounds. With the fluctuating amount of people on campuses on any given day, university administrators understand reliable communications is essential to the safety and welfare of a university’s permanent … More Two-way Communications for University Police and Security
This past weekend I saw the Jurassic World movie for the first time. Just as in all Jurassic Park movies, what starts out as an exciting journey with the possibility of viewing real live dinosaurs soon turns into a disaster. In the movie, a couple of boys are sent to the park by their parents during … More The Need for Two Way Communications
There are many two-way radio technology available today. The table shows each of technology in terms of whether it is analog or digital, and whether it is conventional or trunked. … More Technology and Components. Two-Way Radio Explained.