Expanding the envelope of handheld communications is our multi-feature single- band handheld transceiver, the TH(A/E). State-of-the-art features include the. Jun 7, My normally reliable THA has gone psychotic, I’m afraid It was performing beautifully until it started to emit key-pad beeping noises at. KENWOOD – Amateur Radio. English (USA) User Manual, View THA pdf English (USA) User Manual Download THA pdf user manual.
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I’m no expert on lithium batts, I can tell you. My normally reliable THA has gone psychotic, I’m afraid It was complete with manual and also has an extra antenna, speaker mic and car charger cable with it.
I’m sure I’m going to really like it once I get it working. While we didn’t find any games, I noticed this sweet little radio in the midst of some FRS radios and other scanners.
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It’s not Kenwood’s fault someone messed it up so it doesn’t deserve a low rating because of that. When I hooked the 28 up to my watt meter an output of 9 watts was shown on MHz and only 3 watts at I do revere the older Kenwood HT’s. I took a look at it and then went home to do some research.
It still has the stock antenna BNCwhich is rather scratched up, but it works great. Now that I know how it works it’s ok but that’s one of the quirks I guess.
Email Subscription You are not subscribed to this review. It seems to be very well made. Channel spacing options include 5 and Kenwood isn’t the only manufacturer who fails in this regard though. I really like this radio and it fit a need of mine that I had not expected to fill. I’ve been rather impressed with my new “beater” although it’s really in excellent condition.
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It is a bit less straight forward to change the 28 to operate in that band, so I haven’t tried that yet. Unfortunately it is mute. Do these mem-support type lithiums have a nominal 1.
One of these repeaters is 56 miles away and I work kenwoodd full quieting when I’m outside. I haven’t determined if the radio transmits on the aircraft band yet. Contact the site with comments or questions. The manual isn’t as clear t-28a some I’ve read. I believe someone attempted the mod to open it up and made it go mute. Just what is the technical name for those “memory support batteries”??
It took reading some websites on the radio to change it from the ,enwood band to the 2m band. It was performing beautifully until it started to emit key-pad beeping noises at almost regular intervals; also, it will not TX or RX.
It has a solid feel to it with no part of it appearing cheap or flimsy like some of the plasticy radios. With the lower capacity batteries the 28 is not that much large than the 6, except in depth, a little more than twice that of the 6.
I have a couple lower capacity Ni Cd’s that do not increase the height of the radio. th-2a
But the repair gentleman replaced the battery as well saying it was prudent “preventative maintenance” after 26 years. Register for a free QRZ account.
Fortunately, it just required a new microphone. Inif the radio cannot meet narrow band specs.
From my apartment I can hit most of the good repeaters with mW. The batteries included are high capacity Ni Cd’s and almost double the height of the radio. You must log in or sign up to reply here. I will post what happens then. I have no idea what the voltage drop would be to render it used up; age alone is enough.
The batt is original, I’m sure. I’m also ordering the ME-1 memory expansion unit via eBay. I can kenwoor my local repeaters and it even picks up airband from the airport about 10mi away as long as I am not in a building. Smart but honest man; he could have had another job in a year or two. Checked the mem support batt, and it was 1.