Helpful for communicating while walking around, portable and operable without a vehicle or base station
you can expect a range up to 1-2 miles. adding a telescoping antenna can be helpful and increase the range These are useful for instant communications between crews working in the same general area such as event production, taxis, security and more. Having a handheld CB for emergencies is not a bad idea when going hiking in nature.
Battery time Entirely dependent on your transmitting time, you should expect to get roughly 10-20 hours standby time, and up to 5 hours talk time off of 9AA batteries. We suggest shopping for NIMH rechargeable batteries.
Quality of life features such as being able to receive NOAA weather channels, large easy to see illuminated displays, dual watch - which allows you to monitor multiple channels at the same time, and channel scan features are what will differentiate the higher end handheld cb radios for sale at Walcott from more standard units
Handheld cb radios with mic has two factors:
CB Radios are all limited to transmission at 4 Watts, That’s the standard for most CB and what you will find in the handheld category. The difference between different models and brands comes in reliability, Battery capacity, antenna type, external antenna capabilities and various other features such as weather updates, 9/19 buttons, backlighting, dual watch and channel scan. Different models have different button overlay, so you might find some easier to operate than others.
Some handheld CB Radios can also be mounted in a vehicle and connected to a larger external antenna. This allows greater range and usage while driving. These handhelds usually come with a BNC connector for your vehicle’s antenna
All handheld radios are mainly operated with batteries, usually “AA” Some models, usually those with external antenna connectors also have a DC in connection that can be charged through your vehicle you have a few options, depending on your electric knowledge and willingness to try, we’ll go from the simplest to the more advanced solutions -
Power your radio through the Cigarette outlet with a cheap adapter that connects to any 3-pin standard CB radio power cable. If you CB radio doesn’t have a 3-pin power cord, consider getting an adapter that supports bare wire connections or move on to the next solution.
The Fusebox of a vehicle is basically a power outlet hub. See if you can wire it to the fusebox. If you don’t have space in your fusebox for it. You can get a fuse tapper, which essentially is an electric outlet splitter, only for your vehicle. Disconnect one of your components, connect your fuse tapper, reconnect whatever you just disconnected and add the CB radio power connector to the newly added slot.
Wire your CB Radio directly to your vehicle’s battery. The hot wire should be connected to the battery’s hot terminal, The ground wire should go to either the battery’s ground terminal for best results, or to any metallic component, usually the chassis, which is properly grounded Powering your CB Radio through the battery’s hot and ground terminals provides the best results in terms of reception and interference.
Short for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration broadcasts nation-wide through many local stations. These broadcasts include Current weather and forecasts, hazard, alerts and general information 24/7.
Allowing you to connect your CB Radio to external speakers. It can be used for your high-volume loving self, or to be used as communication with the drivers in your surroundings. Either way, it’s loud.
Controls the sensitivity of the receiver, useful for filtering out weaker signals creating noise. Making stronger signals clearer
eliminates static noises you hear between actual broadcasts. It’s like a rug you can sweep all that noise under.
ANL stands for Automatic Noise Limiter, it blocks unwanted noise from interfering signals or any other source that is not a proper CB transmitter, further improving the audio quality of incoming transmissions
fast access to the popular 9 and 19 channels. 9 is the emergency channel, while 19 is the trucker channel. It’s also worth noting that in some areas 19 is for truckers on north- and southbound routes while 17 is for those on east- and westbound routes.
You can control everything just fine, but wouldn't it also be great if you could see all those knobs and controls at night? Well that's a feature, a pretty comfortable one at that.
Listen to two different channels at the same time, so you don’t miss any important information
The 40 channel handheld CB scans and finds all cannels without the need for manual configuration
The Cobra HHRT50 handheld CB radio brings all the features of the Cobra HH50WXST Handheld Radio. and adds an external magnetic antenna and coax.
The Cobra HH50WXST Handheld CB radio is a great way to stay in contact with the outside world when travelling or exploring. The NOAA weather stations can keep you alerted to any on coming storms or weather changes, while the CB itself will get you in touch with someone in case of vehicle problems, emergency situations, or sheer boredom.
Compact, easy to use, and inexpensive. No road trip should be made without one. The Midland 75-785 handheld CB radio is great to have in case of emergencies, vehicle problems, or keeping in touch with your buddies on the trails. Takes 9 AA alkaline or Ni-Cad batteries (not included) or power up with the included 12V vehicle accessory plug cord.
Don't get caught on the side of the road without a way to communicate. The Uniden PRO410HH 40 channel CB radio is extremely easy to use and could save your hide in case of a vehicle break down, getting lost or stranded in the woods. It includes a flexible antenna with BNC connection and requires 9 AA alkaline or rechargeable batteries. Along the side is a High/Low power switch to conserve battery life if you're just needing to transmit shorter distances.
Uniden does it again with their newest handheld CB radio, the impressive PRO501-HH! Sporting popular handheld features like weather and frequency scan, the 501 has options you won't find on other CB's like Dual Watch -- this lets you monitor two channels at the same time. So let's say you're a pilot car and you need to monitor two different CB channels for updates on what's happening. This radio can do that. You tell it the channels you want to listen to and it will very quickly scan both until someone talks.
The ever popular Uniden Pro501 handheld CB radio and magnetic high gain CB antenna combo! This system is perfect for anyone wanting a very small, portable CB system with improved performance when you're in a vehicle -- but still have the option of walking around outside your vehicle as well! Get it all with this super compact CB radio and antenna package.
Lapel Speaker Microphone - Great Addition For President Handheld Radios Leave the bulky radio on your belt and carry on unobtrusive conversations through this compact President CB microphone.
DC charging adapter for President Randy handheld CB Includes DC lighter plug power cord
Speaker & Microphone Combination - Great Addition For Cobra & President HandHeld CB Radios Leave the bulky radio on your belt and carry on unobtrusive conversations through this compact Cobra CB microphone. For use with Cobra HandHeld CB Radios and Cobra Family Service Radios (FRS).
Midland 22540 Headset and Microphone for Handheld CB The Midland 22-540 headset with boom microphone makes it easy and convenient to communicate without holding a CB up to your face when you need to talk. Compatible with most Midland CB's including the 75822 and 75785.
Increase the range of your hand-held CB radio with this telescopic replacement antenna. Standard BNC connector attaches to Cobra radios and others with a similar connector. 27" fully extended.
402610 - UHF Female (PL259) to BNC Adaptercompatible with most Cobra, Midland, Cherokee and Northpoint Handheld CB UHF Female (PL259) to BNC Adapter. Ideally used to adapt a handheld CB radio to a standard PL259 cable/antenna setup. May also be used with scanners for the same purpose.
The Perfect Companion For Midland 75-822 Radio.Long lasting nickel metal hydride batteries deliver high power and long use. NiMH (nickel metal hydride) "AA" batteries, the ideal number for a Midland handheld walkie talkie radio. Including the 75822 handheld Midland radio.
Upgraded high capacity batteries for your handheld Cobra radio. Get the most power and life out of it with these batteries! NiMH (nickel metal hydride) "AA" batteries, the ideal number for a Cobra handheld walkie talkie radio. Including the HH38WXST and the HHROADTRIP.
The Midland 75-822 handheld CB radio is great for road trips. It includes a vehicle adaptor that allows you to draw power from a lighter plug and also has a connection for an external antenna. This miniature CB radio will also receive NOAA weather stations as well. A great Midland handheld CB for whether you're on foot or on the road.