[450] Wouxun mobile radio

David McKenzie k1fsy at vhfwiki.com
Thu Dec 16 16:03:23 EST 2010

They posted the proper pronunciation for wouxon:


On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 10:47 AM, George Andrews <gandrews at ntplx.net> wrote:

>  I was following the thread on these radios, talking to others about the
> radios and signed on with the users group. I was thinking about buying one
> on line until I found that Lentini's was selling them with accessories at a
> good price. Lentini's gets them through wouxonus.Through research, I found
> it is better (for my purposes) to buy through a US importer. The reason is
> the radios that come to the US are part 97 and part 90 certified. The radios
> are shipped ham radio capable only. They can be software modified to cover
> public service bands which is good for what I do and makes it legal to do
> so. A lot of public service users (PD/FD) by FT 60's and open them up for
> use on public service frequencies. The one area I need to do more research
> on is marine radio. I think that is covered in another area, I think part
> 80. I have read that some town FD's have bought them and used them for a
> year or so and find them adequate and a lot cheaper than Motorola, etc. It
> would be ideal for me to have a radio certified for amateur, public service
> and marine service.
> The primary reason I bought the HT is it is 2M/1.25M and no other
> manufacturers make such an HT.
> Here are some links: www.wouxun.us General info, US distributor
> www.wouxun.us/item.php?item_id=228 Mobile radio
> www.eham.net/reviews/detail/8524 eham reviews
> http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/Wouxun_lmr/ LMR users (I don't belong
> to this group)
> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Wouxun_KG-UVD1/?yguid=91453675 I am a member
> of this group,is about only one model-KGUVD1
> www.wouxon.com Factory website
> I am not sure how well hyperlinks pass through here, you may have to cut
> and paste.
> George
> ---- Original Message -----
> *From:* djmay at comcast.net
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> *Sent:* Sunday, December 12, 2010 8:07 AM
> *Subject:* Re: [450] Wouxun mobile radio
>  George, where did you get the info on this radio?  I noticed on a trip to
> Lentini's this past week that they have started to carry the handhelds.
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