The set was set up again on a Marconi 2955B and is now spot on spec and ready to go. This was the standard Hand-held radio of the British army, part of the "Clansman" series of "RACAL" radio equipment.
This set has been tested and is bang on spec and frequency. The PRC-349 is a VHF/FM radio with a frequency range is 37 to 46.975 MHz in 25 KHz steps providing 400 possible channels and a maximum output power of 0.5 Watt. Frequency selection is by small thumb wheel switches on the side of the radio. Has Clansman compatible squelch and whisper modes of operation with battery saving function.
Operates from 9.5 to 16v DC using AA batteries. It comes with a new standard headset with throat mic and mini clip on pressel box, a new carrying case/harness, a new battery cassette to hold 10 x 1.5v batteries, a NEW 0.6m flexible rubber whip antenna.All in an as new waterproof GS ancillaries bag The PRC-349 is an FM VHF transceiver intended for personal communication in combat conditions. The radio is designed to be fully compatible with the existing range of Clansman VHF equipment, 350-351-352-353 etc. The radio can be mounted on the shoulder, chest or back with adjustable quick release straps and holster. It can also be carried inside a back pack or on a belt mounted holster, or simply in the pocket of a combat jacket.
Intended for platoon level personal communications under combat conditions. Protection from open or short circuit and receiver overload is inbuilt. A battery saver function is in automatic operation during no-signal conditions. I can post worldwide, please ask for a quote if you are outside UK mainland. All funds must have cleared before posting or collection.This item is in the category "Mobile Phones & Communication\Radio Communication Equipment\Ham/Amateur Radio\Ham Radio Transceivers". The seller is "ta_shunca_uitco" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe.