In Two-Way Radios, You Get What You Pay For

At Command Radio, we get customer inquiries all the time: “What’s your cheapest two-way radio?” Though we appreciate the sentiment, it is really not the right question to ask, because often price may not determine quality, characteristics, features or manufacturer’s warranties. The requirements you have for your radio’s operational performance within your specific environment should [...]

By |October 12th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Improving your two-way radios performance

What is considered the most critical and least expensive component of your two-way, to increase the performance on both transmitting and receiving? If you answered the antenna, you are absolutely correct. The average antenna supplied with your portable two-way radio, which is often called a “rubber ducky”, is actually not very efficient and sacrifices performance [...]

By |May 5th, 2014|Categories: Two-Way Radio|0 Comments

6 advantages two-way radios have over cellphones in an emergency

                There are five distinct advantages a well-planned two-way radio system has over a traditional cellphone in an emergency. Instant communication Network independence All, Group, and Individual Call functionality Interoperation Capabilities Emergency features built in the device Flexibility Let’s set up some real scenarios for comparing these two [...]

By |May 5th, 2014|Categories: Two-Way Radio|0 Comments

Two-way radio FCC licensing explained, and why it’s an essential part of day to day radio operation

                    Federal Communications Commission or FCC Licensing can be a confusing and miss understood part of using a two-way radios. Whether you are using two radios or five hundred radios, it’s the purpose of your two-way radio use that determines if a FCC license is required [...]