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TK-2180E

TK-2180E

Hi-Specification VHF FM Portable Radio (EU use)

The backlighting and high-resolution dot matrix 12-character alphanumeric display provides easy-to-read channel aliases day or night. Also a 3-digit sub-display for zone/channel numbers and icons for function/status indicators make for intuitive operation.

  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E
  • TK-2180E

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Supplied With

Belt ClipYes
Instruction ManualYes, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian & Dutch
Screw SetYes


FleetSync Signalling Features

Emergency StatusYes
PTT ID Digital ANIYes
Selective CallingYes
Short/Long Text MessagesYes
Status MessagingYes


Applicable Standards

R&TTE: EN300 086-2Yes
EN300 113-2Yes
EN300 219-2Yes
EN301 489-5Yes
EU Safety: EN60065Yes
EU Safety: EN60215Yes
EU Safety: EN60950-1Yes
For use in the EUYes
IP54Yes
IP55Yes
Measurement - EN StandardsYes
MIL-STD 810 FYes

Technical Specifications

Frequency Range - E Type136-174 MHz
Number of Channels512
Channel Frequency Spread38 MHz
Channel SpacingWide: 25 kHz
Mid: 20 kHz
Narrow: 12.5 kHz
Antenna Impedance - 50 OhmYes
Battery LifeWith KNB-31A: 9 hours
With KNB-32N: 14 hours
With KNB-33L: 10 hours
- 5-5-90 duty cycle -
Battery Voltage7.5 V DC ± 20%
Frequency Stability± 2.5 ppm (-30 °C to + 60 °C)
Operating Temperature Range-30 °C to + 60 °C
PLL Channel Steps5.0 kHz/6.25 kHz
DimensionsRadio 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 Selectivity73 dB at 25 kHz
73 dB at 20 kHz
63 dB at 12.5 kHz
Audio Output500 mW with less than 3% distortion
Circuitry - Double Conversion SuperheterodyneYes
Intermodulation65 dB
Sensitivity - EIA 12 dB SINAD0.28 µV at 25 kHz
0.28 µV at 20 kHz
0.32 µV at 12.5 kHz
Sensitivity - EN 20 dB SINAD-3 dBµV at 25 kHz
-3 dBµV at 20 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
45 dB at 20 kHz
40 dB at 12.5 kHz
Microphone Impedance2000 Ohm
Modulation DistortionLess than 3%
Modulation Limiting± 5.0 kHz at 25 kHz
± 4.0 kHz at 20 kHz
± 2.5 kHz at 12.5 kHz
Spurious Emission (EN)-36 dBm ≤ 1 GHz
-30 dBm > 1 GHz