What GMRS Channel Do Jeeps and Off-Road Vehicles Use?

Many Jeep and 4x4 users informally chose channel 16 as their go-to frequency for off-road communication, but it's important to understand that there are other options available. In this article, we'll explore why channel 16 became the unofficial GMRS off-road channel and take a closer look at other low power GMRS channels that can be found on most fixed-mount mobiles. We'll also answer some frequently asked questions about GMRS channels and off-road communication.

By: Jeremy NeisserAs someone who is interested in off-roading and overland travel, you may have wondered if there is an official GMRS channel that most people use. While there isn’t an official channel, GMRS channel 16 is frequently used by the Jeep and overland communities when traveling off-road. However, it is important to note that … Read more

Eton Elite 750 Review: Premium Radio With Tons of Features

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By: Jeremy NeisserThe Eton Elite 750 is a portable radio that has been designed to provide users with a high-quality listening experience. This radio is packed with features that make it stand out from other portable radios on the market. It is perfect for those who are looking for a radio that is easy to … Read more

GMRS Radio Frequencies and Channels: A Comprehensive Guide

GMRS and FRS use the same frequencies and can communicate with each other. The GMRS & FRS channels and frequencies are listed in the table below, along with the maximum permitted power for each service.

By: Jeremy NeisserGMRS Radio Frequencies and Channels OverviewGMRS and FRS use the same frequencies and can communicate with each other. The GMRS & FRS channels and frequencies are listed in the table below, along with the maximum permitted power for each service.GMRS & FRS Channels and Frequencies – Full List:ChannelFrequency (MHz)Radio ServiceMax Permitted Power – … Read more

Cobra vs Uniden: Comparing Two Popular CB Radio Brands

Cobra is a well-known brand in the world of two-way radios, offering a range of models for different purposes and budgets. Their radios are known for their durability and long battery life, making them a popular choice for outdoor enthusiasts and professionals alike. On the other hand, Uniden is another popular brand that offers a range of radios with advanced features such as GPS, weather alerts, and even Bluetooth connectivity.

By: Jeremy Neisser As a radio enthusiast, I have often found myself torn between two popular brands: Cobra and Uniden. Both brands offer a wide range of models with varying features and price points, making it difficult to decide which one is the best fit for my needs.In this article, I will compare and contrast … Read more

Longwave vs Shortwave Radio: Unveil the Differences

Longwave radios capture signals with low frequencies ranging from 30 to 279 kHz, while shortwave radios tune into higher-frequency signals that range from 3 to 30 MHz (3,000 and 30,000 kHz). Understanding the differences between longwaves and shortwaves, along with their respective radios, enables a clearer comprehension of their applications in various communication scenarios.

By: Jeremy NeisserRadios have become an essential tool in modern communication, harnessing the power of radio waves to transmit sound messages and information. These radio waves are classified into two primary categories – longwaves and shortwaves – leading to the development of longwave and shortwave radios. This article aims to clarify the confusion between these … Read more

Motorola T200 vs T260: Which Two-Way Radio is Better?

Motorola T200 vs T260: Which Two-Way Radio is Better?

By: Jeremy Neisser When it comes to outdoor activities, having a reliable form of communication is essential. Walkie talkies have become a popular choice for those who want to stay connected with their group without relying on cell phone service. However, with so many options on the market, it can be difficult to choose the … Read more

Ham Radio vs GMRS: A Comparison of Two Popular Radio Services

As a communication enthusiast, I have always been fascinated by the various methods of transmitting and receiving information over the airwaves. Two popular options for long-range communication are Ham Radio and GMRS (General Mobile Radio Service). Both of these radio services have their own unique characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages. In this article, I will provide an overview of Ham Radio and GMRS, compare their differences, and help you decide which one is best for your needs.

By: Jeremy Neisser As a communication enthusiast, I have always been fascinated by the various methods of transmitting and receiving information over the airwaves. Two popular options for long-range communication are Ham Radio and GMRS (General Mobile Radio Service). Both of these radio services have their own unique characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages. In this article, … Read more

Why Does AM Radio Sound Worse Than FM? Explained by Radio Experts

In this article, I will explore the possible causes of low-quality AM radio and present some solutions to help you improve your listening experience. From listening during the day or night, to having too many electronics running, to not using an external antenna, there are several factors that can affect the sound quality of your AM radio. Keep reading to find out more about these issues and how to fix them.

By: Jeremy Neisser Are you tired of listening to your AM radio and struggling to hear what the newscasters are saying? Do you find it frustrating to listen to low-quality AM radio when tuning in for casual listening? If so, you’re not alone. Many people experience poor AM radio quality and wonder why it sounds … Read more