VHF FM Portable Radio (non-EU use) 

Key Features 

Frequency Range: 136-174 MHz

5 Watt RF Output

16 Channels - mechanically selectable down to 12, 8 or 4 by fitting "Channel Stopper" detent rings to the Selector knob

Built-In Voice Scrambler

QT, DQT, DTMF and MDC-1200 Signalling

FleetSync Digital Signalling, PTT ID and SelCall

PC Programming

PMR General Features 

Blue colour LED Yes

3-colour LED (Red, Orange, Green) Yes

2-Tone Signalling Yes

Battery Saver Mode Yes

Battery Status Indicator Yes

Busy Channel Lock-out Yes

Compact Design Yes

Companded Audio Yes

Digital ANI Built-in Yes

DTMF Function Yes

Ease of Operating Use Yes

Emergency Call Function Yes

Emergency Key Yes

FleetSync Yes

GPS Compatible Yes

Independent Setting per Channel VOX, Compander, Scrambler & Wide/Narrow Deviation

Internal VOX Ready Yes

Kenwood ESN (Electronic Serial Number) Yes

Key Lock Yes

Lone Worker Function Yes

Low Battery Warning Yes

MDC-1200 Yes

Monitor Button Yes

Multiple Scanning Function Yes

Pre-programmed Status Messages Yes, Status messages are pre-programmed 2-digit codes from 10 - 99 (numbers 80 - 99 are reserved for special messages).

Programmable Function Keys 2 Programmable Function Keys


QT (CTCSS) / DQT (digital) Yes

Remote Stun and Revive Yes

SelCall Function Yes

Selectable Microphone Gain Yes

Talk Around Yes

"Talk Back" Scanning Function Yes

Voice Annunciation Yes - Radio Status and Mode, in your choice of English, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, Russian or Chinese.

Voice Inversion Scrambler Yes

Voting Function Yes

Windows PC Programming and Tuning Yes

FleetSync Signalling Features 

Emergency Status Yes

Paging Call Function Yes

PTT ID Digital ANI Yes

Selective Calling Yes

Status Messaging Yes, Transmit Only - Choice of 90 2-Digit Pre-Programmed Status Messages

MDC1200 Signalling Features 

Emergency Encode Yes

PTT ID Encode Yes

Radio check Decode Yes

Stun/Revive Decode Yes


Choice of Optional Battery Packs Yes

GPS Speaker/Mic Option KMC-48GPS. From s/n B0801446

Applicable Standards 

IP54 Yes

IP55 Yes

Measurement - EIA Standards Yes

MIL-STD 810 C/D/E/F Yes

Technical Specifications 

Frequency Range - M Type 136 - 174 MHz

Number of Channels 16

Channel Frequency Spread 38 MHz

Channel Spacing Wide: 30 kHz 

Wide: 25 kHz 

Narrow: 15 kHz 

Narrow: 12.5 kHz

Antenna Impedance - 50 Ohm Yes

Battery Life With KNB-55L: 9 hours

With KNB-56N: 9 hours

With KNB-57L: 13 hours

- 5-5-90 duty cycle with battery saver off -

Battery Voltage 7.5 V DC ± 20%

Frequency Stability ± 2.5 ppm (-30 °C to + 60 °C)

Operating Temperature Range -30 °C to + 60 °C

Dimensions With KNB-55L:

56 x 103.7 x 30.1 mm

Weight (net) Radio only: 163 g

With KNB-55L: 270 g

Receiver Specifications 

Adjacent Channel Selectivity 70 dB at 25 kHz

63 dB at 12.5 kHz

Audio Output 500 mW with less than 5% distortion

Intermodulation 68 dB at 25 kHz

68 dB at 12.5 kHz

Sensitivity - EIA 12 dB SINAD 0.25 µV at 25 kHz

0.28 µV at 12.5 kHz

Spurious Reponse Rejection (Analogue) 70 dB

Transmitter Specifications

RF Power Output (High/Low) 5 W / 1 W

FM Noise (EIA) 45 dB at 25 kHz

43 dB at 12.5 kHz

Spurious Response (EIA) 70 dB


  • Product Code: TK-2360M
  • Availability: In Stock

Tags: Analogue, Licensed, Handhelds