vary depending on environmental and/or topographical conditions.
15GMRS / 7FRS Channels
oneand DCS Code)
Upto 37 MileRange*
10Selectable CallT oneAlerts
2 PTT (Push-To-Talk) Button
3 Call/Lock Button
4 Menu/Power Key
5 Channel Up/Down Key
6 Weather/Monitor Key
8 Headset Jack/DC 9V
9 Volume Up/Down Key
Battery Level Meter
Hi Power Indicator
Low Power Indicator
Volume Setting Indicator
Keypad Lock Indicator
Sub Code Indicator
your purchase of a Uniden
Mobile Radio Service) radio.
palm-sized radios are state-of-
Both have many top features. The
VOX boom mics
them at outdoor
events, to contact family and friends,
outdoors, or in a neighborhood watch
contains two radios, two rechargeable
packs, one AC adapter, one charging
headset boom mics (-2CKHS models
belt clips, 2 carabiner clips and this
A NiMH battery pack or 3 AAA
(not included) powers each unit. To
following optional accessories, visit our web
www.uniden.com or call 1-800-554-3988 during
hours. Use only Uniden
NiMH Battery Pack - #BT-1028 or BP-1028
Charging Cradle - #RC-1287
#ZA-133 or ZA-160
AC Adapter - #AD-0001
DC Adapter - #DC-1002
Carabiner Clip - #
operates on the General Mobile Radio
frequencies when using
and channels 15-22. You must
GMRS license issued by the Federal
to legally use
For licensing information and
visit the FCC online at: www.
call the FCC hotline at
you have any questions, you
the FCC direct at 1-888-225-5322.
is required for operation on channels
operation on any channel in Canada.
uses a supplied NiMH battery pack or
alkaline batteries (not included).
the NiMH battery pack:
Make sure your radio is OFF.
Press the tab at the bottom of the battery
to remove the cover.
Install the NiMH battery pack into the battery
certain to follow the
on the label on the battery
the battery pack incorrectly will
unit from operating.
NOAA Emergency /
has a battery level meter on the display to
status of the batteries. When the
the unit is low, the battery level meter
flashes. Recharge the NiMH battery
or if you are using alkaline
must replace the alkaline batteries in
continue using the radio.
To avoid the risk of personal injury or
from fire or electrical shock, only
Uniden accessories specifically designated
use the rechargeable NiMH battery pack, two
be charged directly or by using the
Connect optional DC adapter (#DC-1002) to the
9V jack and to a cigarette lighter port.
Charge the battery pack for 16 hours until the
Connect the AC adapter (#AD-0001) to DC 9V
to a standard 120V AC wall outlet.
Set the charging cradle on the desk or tabletop,
the radio in the charging cradle with
Make sure that the LED illuminates. Charge the
for 16 hours and remove the radio
charging cradle after charging.
Forcharging batteries directlywithout the cradle,
the #DC-1002Cigarette Lighter Adapter
could damageyour radio.
DC9V jack ofthe radio isfor charging only.
to installthe battery beforecharging.
Useonly the suppliedbattery and ACadapter or
Chargetime may varydepending on thebattery
Donot recharge alkalinebatteries. Doing socan
safety hazardor damage theradio.
Forfastest charging, turnoff the radiobefore
Thebattery must beinstalled for theunit to
if theunit is alsoconnected to
to get the most out of your new radio, read
guide completely before attempting to
RADIO ON AND
Press and hold MENU/
turn the radio ON.
speaker volume by pressing VOL
. To ▼ decrease, press VOL .
Press and hold MENU/
to turn the radio
SOUND (KEY BEEPS)
emits a beep each time one of the keys
the PTT and CALL/LOCK) is pressed.
this sound OFF, press and hold CALL/
while turning ON the radio. Repeat this step
the sound ON.
has 22 channels and 121 Sub codes you
to talk to others. In order to speak to
of you must be set to the same
radio in "Normal" operating mode, press the
CH ▲ / ▼ key to increase or decrease the
Channels 1-7 havea typical rangeof up to37
Channels 8-14have a typicalrange of upto
Channels15-22 have atypical range ofup
miles. Youcan see whichGMRS or FRS
active bythe icon. The hi icon is
scanning GMRSchannels, and the
icon is displayedwhile scanning FRSchannels.
to others using the radio:
Press and hold the PTT button and speak in a
voice about 2-3 inches away from
While you are transmitting, the
appears on the display. To avoid cutting
first part of your transmission, pause
pressing the PTT button before you
When you have finished speaking, release the
button. You can now receive incoming
allows you to listen for weak signals on
channel at the press of a key.
ON Monitor mode:
Press and hold WX/MON for 2 seconds until two
The receiver circuit stays open,
noise and weak signals can be heard.
OFF Monitor mode:
Press and hold WX/MON for 2 seconds to return
access your radio's advanced
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Press MENU/ to enter the menus.
Additional presses of MENU/
menus until exiting to "Normal"
Other methods of exiting the Menu function are:
Press and hold MENU/
Press any key except CH ▲ / CH ▼ or VOL
/ ▼ VOL and wait 10 seconds until the unit
the channels 1-22 may have any one of
OFF, or 1-121 selected. Code oF (OFF)
Sub code selected and your radio can
signal regardless of the code settings of
enter Menu mode. The
Press CH ▲ / CH ▼ key to increase or
code number displayed. You can
oF (OFF) at this stage.
exit Menu mode.
Press any key other than CH ▲ / CH ▼ or VOL
Press and hold CALL/LOCK;
are not affected by Key Lock:
hold CALL/LOCK again;
has a circuit designed to dramatically
life of the batteries. If there is
an incoming call within 3 seconds,
switches to Power Save mode. The radio
able to receive transmissions in this mode.
Backlight automatically turns ON when any
the PTT button) is pressed. The LCD
for 10 seconds before turning
is a BEEP that is sent to notify the end of
PTT and VOX transmission).
can be heard through the speaker when
Beep and Key Beep are set to ON. When
is set to ON and Key Beep is set to OFF,
will not be heard from the speaker but it
transmitted to your party. When Roger Beep is
OFF, Roger Beep will neither be heard nor
Roger Beep setting:
hold VOL ▲ while turning the radio on and
Roger Beep is ON, it will be turned off; if it is
will be turned on.
Ifbattery power islow,youcannot operate the
using externalpower. Allowthe
charge beforeusing. If youtry to
power islow,theradio will
/ ▼ VOL and the radio returns to Idle
has a channel scan feature that
to easily scan all 22 channels.
active channel is detected, the radio
that channel until the channel is
after a 2 second delay, the radio
Pressing the PTT button
scan is paused on a channel allows
transmit on that channel.
ON channel scan:
until the scan...
Press CH ▲ / CH ▼ to select Scan mode
OFF channel scan:
the scan setting oF.
Press any key other than CH ▲ / CH ▼ or
VOL ▲ / ▼ to turn channel scan off in
is equipped with a user selectable
Transmitter (VOX) that can be
automatic voice transmissions. The
is designed to be used with or
headset with a microphone.
initiated by speaking into the
of pressing PTT.
until the vox
the VOX sensitivity level
Press CH ▲ / CH ▼ to change the VOX
Use level 1 for increased
voice in normally quiet
use a higher level to
activation in very noisy
is equipped with 10 selectable call
are transmitted when CALL/LOCK is
a call tone:
to blink on the
Press CH ▲ / CH ▼ to move through the
tones. Each tone will be heard
speaker but will not be
through these tones and
the tone you want to select.
Exit Call Tone to set the selected tone.
use a headset (#ZA-133 ou ZA-160) for
communications. To use a headset,
rubber cover from over the headset jack,
in the headset.
Your radio isnot weather resistant
a headsetjack. When youremove the
sure tofully press thejack cover into
restore itsweather resistant capability.
can receive weather broadcasts from the
Weather Service. While using the
you are not able to receive GMRS
To turn on the Weather Radio Broadcast mode,
Press CH ▲ / CH ▼ to increase or decrease the
the desired Weather Channel.
To exit the Weather Radio Broadcast mode, press
Radio Frequency List
162.550 MHz Channel 5 162.450 MHz
162.400 MHz Channel 6 162.500 MHz
162.475 MHz Channel 7 162.525 MHz
Replace the battery compartment door.