This is a new DS version of the very popular Midland 42 multi compact handheld CB radio. now fitted with a digital squelch system.
It has Multi Region capability covering the UK and Europe. It is highly regarded by 4×4 off-road groups and is equally perfect for keeping in touch with friends and family while caravan camping and hiking.
****please note that due to the size of the aerial these have NOT the same range as a conventional CB radio with a proper size aerial****
Being a handheld radio. it can also be used on the farm. ship-to-shore as a boat CB. and even a home CB. The Midland 42DS runs on 6 or 8x AA batteries (not included). so it can be used in or out of your vehicle.
A car adaptor kit is included which includes a clip on DC converter to run the radio from the car’s electrics…. and a flying lead with a SO239 antenna socket fitted which can be easily connected to a mobile antenna (not supplied) of your choice for greater range
What’s unique about the Midland 42DS is the capability to quickly select any of the European CB Bands. The large display can also be illuminated for night use.
- Modes : AM / FM
- Channels: 40
- Frequency range : 26-27 MHz
- Audio speaker power: 0.5 W
- Emission power: 4 watts
- Modulation: FM: 1.8KHz 0.2KHz. AM: 85-95%
- 42DS radio
- Battery holder (for 8 rechargeable batteries and 6 rechargeable batteries)
- 19 mm BNC Antenna
- Antenna adapter
- 12 V dc UK mains adapter
works of 8 (regargeable) AA Batteries which are NOT included!