The Two Way Radio Show

The Two Way Radio Show

Latest Episodes

TWRS-140 – Taking Two Way Radios to Another Country
August 12, 2019

We talk about using your two way radios in a foreign country. We’ll discuss the compatibility challenges, the risks of using radios purchased domestically in a foreign nation, and the potential liabilities of buying radios from international retailers ...

TWRS-139 – Two Way Radios in the Mountains
July 26, 2019

We talk about using two way radios in the mountains. We’ll discuss the unique challenges when using two way radios in mountainous regions of the world, the types of radios best suited for use in these environments,

TWRS-138 – The Truth About Radio Accessory Connectors
June 21, 2019

We tell you about the different types of audio accessory connectors that are commonly used with two way radios. We’ll talk about some of the most common types of connectors used, explain the confusion that can result from the different labels used to i...

TWRS-137 – The New Wouxun KG-UVN1 and Blackbox Digital Base Station
May 31, 2019

We introduce the new Wouxun KG-UVN1 dual band DMR digital two way radio and the new Blackbox DMR Base Station. We'll give you an overview of their features and specifications, and compare them to their analog counterparts.

TWRS-136 – A Doctor and a Ham
May 03, 2019

We talk with a physician who is the Chief Medical Officer of a large healthcare system and who is also a licensed amateur radio operator. We’ll also take comments and questions from our blog, our YouTube channel and our forum.

TWRS-135 – New Higher Power Handheld Radios for 2019
April 05, 2019

We tell you about some new high power portable handheld radios from Wouxun and Midland for 2019. We’ll also take comments and questions from our blog and forums.

TWRS-134 – Why Businesses Prefer Motorola CLS1110 and CLS1410 Radios
March 04, 2019

We explain why the Motorola CLS1110 and CLS1410 radios are so popular with businesses. We’ll discuss why radios are used for communication in dental offices, restaurants, retail stores and other onsite business operations and why many of them prefer th...

TWRS-133 – New Motorola DTR600 and DTR700 Digital Radios
February 18, 2019

We tell you about two new 900 MHz business radios from Motorola. We’ll also tell you about promotions and rebates available from a couple of manufacturers and take some of your comments and questions from listeners of The Two Way Radio Show and readers...

TWRS-132 – Should You Be Licensed to Buy a Radio?
December 21, 2018

Should ham radio dealers require their customers to have a license to buy a radio? We tell you the results of a recent Twitter poll on the question, read feedback from respondents to the poll, and discuss the pros and cons of such a requirement.

TWRS-131 – An Old Wouxun Radio Gets a New Face
December 14, 2018

We discuss the upgrade of the Wouxun KG-UV950P quad band mobile radio into the new Wouxun KG-UV980P, tell you which Wouxun radios are FCC type accepted, and announce some new TYT DMR radio bundles for your ham shack.