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Reviews Categories | Transceivers: VHF/UHF+ Amateur Base/Mobile (non hand-held) | Midland 70-1526B Help

Reviews Summary for Midland 70-1526B
Reviews: 1 Average rating: 4.0/5 MSRP: $(missing—add MSRP)
Description: This is the xtr 8 channel uhf version of the xtr radios. The
radio starts at 450 Mhz and goes to 470 I believe. It is
adaptable to 70 cm.
Product is not in production.
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KF5EGM Rating: 4/5 Jul 15, 2010 16:23 Send this review to a friend
Good radio,has a few quirks  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I received this radio from a friend as a project, a sort of "if you can convert it, it's yours" so I did
and found it very easy to program once I borrowed a 500 some odd mhz computer (only slower computers with DOS running on them can program this) and added a programming cable. There was no fiddling with the hardware for this one, I hear sometimes it is required though. My one problem with it is the lack of documentation and I seem to have inadvertently activated some sort of scan function or something, with the radio flipping through channels 3 and 4 and skipping 4 every time I try to flip past 3 or is very easy to find the service manual but the operators manual has eluded me thus far. For this I give it a rating of 4.

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