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Weather Band - GMRS - AM/FM Crank Powered Radio

Weather Band - GMRS - AM/FM Crank Powered Radio

Rated 5/5 Based on 2 reviews
5 of 5 Stars Based on Customer Reviews
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  • Model: XT511
  • Manufactured by: Midland
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The XT511 Weather Band & Two Way(GMRS) Crank Powered Radio by Midland makes the perfect camping buddy. It also makes an awesome addition to any storm shelter or emergency supplies. This AM/FM GMRS & WB radio is powered by the built-in rechargeable battery pack which can be recharged by crank power, the included 12V DC car charger or the included AC adapter. This handy radio can also be powered by 4 "AA" alkaline batteries.

This emergency weather band radio has a built-in GMRS two way radio for communication and includes a detachable hand held microphone. The XT511 emergency radio is also water resistant, light weight, and packs a ton of features.

With the alert override feature you can listen to local AM/FM radio without fear of missing important hazard alerts. When a weather or other hazard alert comes in the radio will automatically switch over to that channel interupting any current AM or FM broadcast.

The XT511 emergency radio has a built-in USB 5v DC power port that is capable of powering and charging your cell phone or other USB powered devices.

The built-in Alarm Clock function can be set to wake you up with local weather, AM/FM radio or the all to familiar alarm clock Buzz. The alarm clock function also features snooze.

XT511 PDF Manual Owners Manual
  • 22 Channels Clear, crisp communication with easy button access
  • 121 Privacy Codes - Gives you up to 3144 channel options to help you block other conversations
  • NOAA Weather Alert Radio - Automatically alerts for severe weather/hazard information 24/7
  • 5 Call Alerts - Different call tones to notify you of incoming calls from your group
  • eVOX - 3 Sensitivity Levels - Easy voice activation - No need for external microphone
  • Channel Scan - Automatically checks channels for activity
  • Dual Watch - Lets you monitor two channels
  • Auto Squelch - Removes annoying background noise
  • Keypad Lock - Locks in your selected settings
  • Monitor - Checks for any activity within your channel
  • HI/LO Power Settings - Lets you adjust transmit power & conserve battery life
  • Roger Beep - Indicates call completion
  • Silent Operation - Turns off all tones for quiet operation
  • Bright Backlit Display [LCD] - Easy to read day or night
  • Keystroke Tones - Audible tones with each key press
  • AM/FM Radio
  • Alarm Clock with Snooze
  • Flashlight
  • USB Connector -Allows you to recharge your cell phone in an emergency
  • Mic and Headphone Jacks
  • Battery Life Extender - Provides longer battery life
  • 5 Power Options - Uses 4 standard “AA” batteries, Rechargeable Battery Pack, Dynamo Crank, AC Adapter or DC Adapter
  • All Hazards Alert - in addition to important weather announcements your radio will also receive other emergency announcement such as:
    • Child Abduction Emergency (Amber Alert)
    • Nuclear Power Plant Warning
    • Biological Hazard Warning
    • Civil Emergency Message
    • Fire Warning
    • Landslide Warning
What's In The Box
  • 1 XT511 WB Radio
  • 1 Hand Held Mic
  • 1 Shoulder Strap
  • 1 12V DC Car Power Cord
  • 1 110V AC Power Cord
  • 1 Built-In Battery(Ni-MH)
  • Owners Manual

Channels22 FRS/GMRS and 7 Weather
Frequency bandGMRS 462.550 ~ 467.7125 MHz, WX 162.400-162.550
FM/AM FrequencyAM 530 ~ 1700 kHz, FM 87.9 ~108.1 MHz
Radio Dimensions(H x W x D) 6.5" x 7.5" x 2.75"
Radio Weight1.2 lbs.
Display Size(W x H) 3.375" x .937"
RoHS CompliantYes
Power Requirement4AA or 5V DC
Crank Recharging2 TPS x 90 sec= 60 minutes operating time
Operating Temperature Range10°C - 50°C
Alert1050 Hz tone

Customer Reviews of Midland XT511 Weather Band - GMRS - AM/FM Crank Powered Radio

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by M. Jones
Date Added: 05/30/2012
A great addition to my preparations. I have been building up a nice supply of survival items in case of an emergency (or doomsday). This should come in handy if I make it through. Thanks for the speedy delivery, M. Jones

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars [5 of 5 Stars]

by Paul V.
Date Added: 09/11/2011
This emergency radio has far surpassed all expectations and we are very appreciative of the quality and performance. This is a product well made!

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars [5 of 5 Stars]

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