The American “re-inventing radio” company Eton now offers a more modern design of the self-powered hand-crank survival station that we could read about a couple of moths ago.
- 22 GMRS (General Mobile Radio System)/FRS (Family Radio System) channels
- 121 privacy codes
- AM/FM receiver
- VOX (Voice operated transmission)
- NOAA weather radio and NOAA weather alert
- Siren and Flashlight
- Can be powered from four different sources: rechargeable Ni-MH battery, 4 AA batteries, Dynamo crank alone or AC adapter (included)
- Cell-phone charging jack
The Eton FR1000 Voicelink Survival Radio is available from the Discovery Channel Store website for $149.95 (estimated ship date: May 22).