Historically, walkie-talkies offered efficient two-way communication for those interested in staying connected. Some people view walkie-talkies as essential when travelling or going on an adventure.
So what makes these devices useful when out adventuring? Aside from providing users with additional communication support while exploring, such as while camping, hiking, skiing, and more, walkie talkies are ideal for short-range communication.
There is no fee for sending over PMR446 frequencies, which is what walkie talkies use. That means you don’t have to pay additional fees for radio licensing.
It is common for people to lose their phone signal when exploring or camping. Experiencing the outdoors often leads to remote locations.
The walkie talkie is the ultimate travel companion; explorers can be assured of staying in contact while in remote locations, increasing their safety and making their trip easier.
Which are the best walkie talkies for adventurers? See the walkie talkies recommended by Radio Solutions that are ideal for a variety of outdoor activities.
This Motorola T92 walkie-talkie is great for going on trips around water. It can withstand heavy rain and will withstand immersion of up to 1 metre for up to 30 minutes. The radio is perfect for water-based adventures that include fishing and jet skiing. The radio’s bright yellow and black design makes it easy to spot out in the open.
Also included in the floatable radio is a water-activated torch with red and white modes for easy retrieval. It is also equipped with an emergency alert system for when out exploring. An alert siren will be transmitted to nearby users when the feature is activated.
The T92 walkie talkie comes with a whistle belt clip and a carry case. A rechargeable NiMH battery provides a battery life of up to 16 hours.
The T82 from Motorola comes with a hidden display that springs to life when activated, preserving battery life. This device has all the functions a traveler needs. The use of an LED torch when finding your tent during the night or reading maps and an emergency alert button.
Moreover, the walkie talkie is weatherproof, so it is suitable for outdoor use.
Other features of the Motorola T82 walkie talkie include a carry case, lanyards, and earpieces. With the NiMH battery included, you can expect up to 18 hours of battery life.
Motorola’s lightweight and compact T62 walkie talkie is perfect for camping, hiking, and keeping in contact at festivals. Even in low light, the screen is clearly visible and easy to read due to the backlit display.
Users can easily pair the devices, making setup simple. The NiMH battery provides up to 18 hours of battery life on a single charge.
This walkie talkie is ideal for everyone in the family, including kids. Stay connected during family outings or camping trips. You can get the radios in a variety of colors, from red, blue, and multi-coloured packs.
Personalisation stickers are also included with the devices, so users can personalize them. The T42 operates on three AAA batteries and does not require recharging.
With these NIMH walkie talkies, you can charge them with a USB charger, so you won’t have to plug them in. While on an adventure, users can charge their devices using a power bank or anywhere there is a USB port. Other devices are also compatible with AA batteries, except for the T42 which is a single-use battery only. For travelers who will have limited access to power for a longer period.
The best walkie talkies for outdoor adventures can be found at Radio Solutions. Our expert team is ready to answer any questions you have. Get in touch with the team on 01745 335811 for a solution that meets your needs.