MPT Trunked VHF FM Portable Radio (EU use) 

Key Features 

VHF FM Hand Portable Transceiver

MPT1327 Trunked Mode

32 Channels in Conventional Mode

LCD Display and Keypad

5 Watts Output

Built-In Voice Scrambler

DTMF, QT and DQT Signalling

Windows PC Programming & Tuning

PMR General Features 

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

Battery Status Indicator Yes

Busy Channel Lock-out Yes

Calling Alert Yes

Character Display (Alphanumeric) Yes

Companded Audio Yes

Display configurable in languages other than English Yes

Dot Matrix Display Yes

DTMF Function Yes

Easy Option Port (26-pin) Yes

Embedded Message Yes

Emergency Call Function Yes

Emergency Key Yes

Enhanced Kenwood Audio Yes

Flash Upgradeable Firmware Yes

Internal VOX Ready Yes

Lone Worker Function Yes

Low Battery Warning Yes

Programmable Function Keys 7 Programmable Function Keys

QT (CTCSS) / DQT (digital) Yes

Real Time Clock Yes

RSSI Level Indicator Yes

Scan Yes

Selectable Microphone Gain Yes

Time-Out Timer Yes

Transceiver Password Yes

Voice Inversion Scrambler Yes

Windows PC Programming and Tuning Yes

MPT Features 

12.5/25kHz Channel Spacing (Per Network) Yes

99 Call and Group Address List Yes

"All Channels" Companded Audio Yes

Broadcast Calling Yes

Call Prioritisation Yes

Electronic Serial Number Yes

Emergency Call Yes

Emergency Man-Down Option Yes

Full Off-Air Call Setup Yes

GPS Compatible (MPT Mode Only) Yes

Group Calling Yes

Group Scan Yes

Home Address Yes

Individual Calling ("Private Calling") Yes

Inter-Fleet Calling Yes

Inter-Prefix Calling Yes

Multi-Site Network Trunking & Network Selector Yes

Network Call Queuing Yes

Network Capacity 8 Networks

Network Roaming/Registration Yes

PAA2424 Available Yes

Pre-Emptive Emergency Call Yes

Priority Call Yes


PTT Initiate Call Yes

Queue Incoming Calls Yes

SelCall Function (MPT Mode Only) Yes

Short/Long Text Messaging (MPT Mode Only) Yes

Single-Site Trunking Yes

Transparent Data Mode (MPT Mode Only) Yes


Choice of Optional Battery Packs Yes

Internal Scrambler Board

MIL-SPEC speaker mic. with programmable controls Yes

Applicable Standards 

R&TTE: EN300 086-2 Yes

EN300 113-2 Yes

EN300 219-2 Yes

EN301 489-5 Yes

EU Safety: EN60065 Yes

EU Safety: EN60215 Yes

EU Safety: EN60950-1 Yes

For use in the EU Yes

IP54 Yes

IP55 Yes

Measurement - EN Standards Yes

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

Technical Specifications 

Frequency Range - E Type 136-174 MHz

Channel Frequency Spread 38 MHz

Channel Spacing Wide: 25 kHz Narrow: 12.5 kHz

Antenna Impedance - 50 Ohm Yes

Battery Life With KNB-31A: 9 hours 

With KNB-32N: 14 hours 

With KNB-33L: 10 hours 

- 5-5-90 duty cycle -

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

PLL Channel Steps 5.0 kHz/6.25 kHz

Dimensions Radio only: 

58 x 136 x 21.50 mm 

With KNB-31A: 

58 x 136 x 39.50 mm 

With KNB-32N: 

58 x 136 x 39.50 mm 

With KNB-33L: 

58 x 136 x 33 mm 

- Projections not included -

Weight (net) Radio only: 260 g 

With KNB-31A: 530 g 

With KNB-32N: 560 g 

With KNB-33L: 400 g

Receiver Specifications 

Adjacent Channel Selectivity 73 dB at 25 kHz 

63 dB at 12.5 kHz

Audio Output 500 mW with less than 3% distortion

Circuitry - Double Conversion Superheterodyne Yes

Intermodulation 65 dB

Sensitivity - EIA 12 dB SINAD 0.28 µV at 25 kHz 0.32 µV at 12.5 kHz

Sensitivity - EN 20 dB SINAD -3 dBµV at 25 kHz -2 dBµV 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 

40 dB at 12.5 kHz

Microphone Impedance 2000 Ohm

Modulation Distortion Less than 3%

Modulation Limiting ± 5.0 kHz at 25 kHz 

± 2.5 kHz at 12.5 kHz

Spurious Emission (EN) -36 dBm ≤ 1 GHz 

-30 dBm > 1 GHz

TK-2180E MPT

  • Product Code: TK-2180E MPT
  • Availability: In Stock

Tags: Analogue, Licensed, Handhelds