Communication

Our communication section is dedicated to helping you choose the right communication devices when outdoors and in survival situations. We cover a range of communication equipment, from walkie talkies to the latest 2 way radio devices.

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Communication

Best Portable Radios For FM Reception Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

To those of the older generations will stand by their opinion that literally nothing can top an FM radio for music. The FM radio was, for a long period of time the perfect, device for holidays, road trips the best way to listen to music. And even now they are not wrong. Convenient portable FM …...

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Communication

Yaesu FT-270R Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

When talking about the Yaesu FT 270R it is impossible not to also mention the FT 65R and the FT60R. If you often use portable ham radios be it for work or pleasure, you will point out that many radios look identical from generation to generation. Specifically, those from the same brand. The 270R,65R, and …...

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Communication

Best Emergency Radios Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

No matter who you are or where you live, natural catastrophes hit us without any warning whatsoever. Even if you’re lucky enough to get pre-warnings of an upcoming tragedy, it still is a baffling position to be in both physically and mentally. Although we sincerely hope and wish that you’ll never get to use an …...

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Communication

Best Handheld Ham Radios Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

High-quality handheld ham radios feature the most advanced technology. Whether for emergencies or just to enjoy in your own time, these classic devices are extremely valuable gadgets. In this current digital era, many believe that handheld ham radios have gone out of fashion, but this is totally untrue. They are still as essential as...

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Communication

Best Outdoor Walkie Talkies Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

Any keen outdoorsman knows the importance of good, long-range walkie talkies. They can help you stay in contact with others even when cellphone reception is poor. As well as staying in constant communication with your group, a two-way radio system offers many other useful features for adventuring outdoors such as weather updates and SOS...

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Communication

Garmin Inreach Mini Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

If you are the type of person who likes adventure and you find yourself hiking out to the most beautiful and most remote parts of the world, then you are probably familiar with losing contact with your friends and family due to the terrible phone signal. This is why there has been a great increase …...

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Communication, Survival

Best Survival CB Radios Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

CB radios have been around for a long time. You may have seen one if you’ve seen the film Smokey and the Bandit. Or you may be totally familiar with them. They are useful in a whole host of different situations. In the event of power outages, cell phones, and cell towers being down and …...

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