C. Crane Introduces First Commercial AM/FM Radio With HAM Radio Band Used to Save Lives During Emergencies Like Katrina and Earthquakes
The CCRadio-2 is built onto the successful design of the original CCRadio. In addition to the 2-meter HAM band, the radio also has C. Crane’s patented Twin-Coil Ferrite AM Antenna built into the radio. This unique antenna helps receive the strongest AM reception possible on a portable AM/FM radio.
“HAM operators typically provide 90% of the emergency coordination after a disaster like Katrina or 9/11,” says
The CCRadio-2 is also designed to give listeners the optimal listening experience for news and information broadcasts. When scanning for a radio signal, the CCRadio-2 evaluates the signal for several seconds and then locks in on the strongest signal possible. This feature makes it easier to tune in weak AM radio stations.
The CCRadio-2 is available immediately for a suggested retail price of
For over 25 years C. Crane Company, a privately held company, in
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