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I’m sure some would consider that a drawback but to me it adds to the feel of quality in the same way it does on my W32A.
I’m sure I’m going to really like it once I get it working. One of these repeaters is 56 miles away and I work it full quieting when I’m outside. A non-ham friend of mine had two large bins of radios that he did not want to store.
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I’m giving it a 4 anyway because I can tell from examining it that it’s kenwokd made and will be a good radio. Inif the radio cannot meet narrow band specs.
The batteries included are high capacity Ni Cd’s and th-288a double the height of the radio. Just what is the technical name for those “memory kenwoood batteries”??
It still has the stock antenna BNCwhich is rather scratched up, but it works great. I haven’t determined if the radio transmits on the aircraft band yet. Checked the mem support batt, and it was 1. Unfortunately it is mute. While we didn’t find any games, I noticed this sweet little radio in the midst of some FRS radios and other scanners.
Mine came with a AAA battery case, a 12V charger, wall wart, and a desktop charger. I’m not sure if it is capable of “narrow band” 6. Not a bad kenwwood life for odd years This one had been modified to extend its range to MHz. All in all, it’s a cute little radio that should satisfy anyone! I was keneood a hamfest yesterday and found this radio in the original box with most of the ancillary pieces still in their original plastic bags.
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I thought this may have resulted because of the stock triple band antenna I use on the TH-F6A, but when I placed the THA’s 2m tu-28a on the 6 it still could not key up the distant repeaters the 28 could.
It also doesn’t light the on air light when I press the PTT switch. From my apartment I can th-8a most of the good repeaters with mW. I did a search on the A and mysterious th–28a, but no luck. Register for a free QRZ account. I’d like to do a bit of research in the Kenwood THA service manual before I go poking around in there.
Fortunately, it just required a new microphone. Thanks, will do just that. One of the other buying points for me was the fact that I can use 6xAA batteries in the BT-8 battery case and it puts out 3W! Contact the site with comments or questions.
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I can hit my local repeaters and it even picks up airband from the airport about 10mi away as long as I am not in a building. It is a bit less straight forward to change the 28 to operate in that band, so I haven’t tried that yet. Have any keenwood THA owners had, or heard about this problem? The case is more rugged than the 6. When I hooked the 28 up to my watt meter an output of 9 watts was shown on MHz and only 3 watts at Do these mem-support type lithiums have a nominal 1.
Now that I know how it works it’s ok but that’s one of the quirks I guess.
It took reading some websites on the radio to change it from the aviation band to the 2m band. Unfortunately channel changing on the 28 is performed with a dial, so you can’t change channels on the mike. The buttons are a little bit small but that’s expected based th-28 the overall size of the radio.
My normally reliable THA has gone psychotic, I’m afraid I have a couple lower capacity Ni Cd’s that do not increase the height of the radio. It was performing beautifully until it started to emit key-pad beeping noises at almost regular intervals; also, it will not TX or RX.
It extends the memory capabilities from 40 channels to ! Tj-28a think the one in my THA is a Panasonic? If the problem is terminal, it does give me a plausible excuse to buy a THA, A or suchlike. Your name or email address: I really like this radio and it fit a need of mine that I had not expected to fill. It was complete with manual and also has an extra antenna, speaker mic and car charger cable with it. The manual isn’t as clear as some I’ve read. Kenwood isn’t the only manufacturer who fails in kenwoox regard though.
It’s not Kenwood’s fault someone messed it up so it doesn’t kenwiod a low rating because of that. I believe someone attempted the mod to open it up and made it go mute.