TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™

TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™ TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™ TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™
TX3550S TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™ TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™ TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™

TX3550S Compact UHF CB Radio with SoundPath™

RRP $499.00 AUD Inc GST

UHF CB Two Way Radio powered by digital signal processing for Pure Sound

Bringing together all of GME's unique technology, including ScanSuite™; the latest in digital scanning technology; the TX3550S is the flagship of the S series family. It comes with the MC634B fully functional LCD remote controller microphone with SoundPath™ speaker, full spectrum backlighting, tactile buttons and an ergonomic design for comfortable extended use. The microphone attaches to the front of the unit for obstruction free use and is the ultimate 'space saver'.

The radio comes with 95 user programmable receive frequencies to listen in on local emergency services to keep safe and stay in touch. Other features include SelCall, CTCSS, DCS and Voice Inversion Scrambler for those users looking for greater privacy and less interruption.

Australian made GME radios now have a 5 year warranty.

 

Product Details

  • SoundPath Speaker and Full Controller Microphone
  • ScanSuite
  • User adjustable full spectrum LCD backlight
  • Advanced signal management
  • Dynamic volume control
  • Voice inversion scrambler
  • Adjustable squelch
  • Open and group scan
  • Memory channel quick select
  • CTCSS and DCS
  • Duplex
  • 5 digit selcall with quiet mode
  • Digital signal strength meter
  • 95 user programmable extra receive channels (403-520 MHz)
  • 5 year warranty

In the Box:

  • Mounting Cradle
  • LCD Speaker Microphone
  • Microphone Clip
  • DC Lead
  • Screw Pack
  • Instruction Manual
  • LE040 Mic Extension Lead
  • AD008 Mic Extension Adaptor Kit

Product Specifications

GENERAL

Compliant Specification
Meets AS/NZS 4365 for radio communications equipment in the UHF citizen and personal radio service.
Frequency Range TX
476.425-477.4125 MHz
Number of Channels
80
Channel Spacing
12.5 kHz
Operation Mode
Simplex or half Duplex with repeater talk around.
Scanning Speed
25 ms per channel (40 channels per second)
Antenna Impedance
50 Ohms nominal
Nominal Battery Voltage
12 volts DC
Operating Voltage Range
10-16 volts DC
Battery Polarity
Negative Earth
Standard Test Voltage
13.8 volts DC
Overvoltage Protection
30 volts DC max. At 18 volts DC the RF power is reduced, and the words ‘Hi DC’ flash.
Reverse Voltage Protection
Diode Crowbar
Overcurrent Protection
In-line 2 amp fuse
Operating Temperature
-10°C to 60°C

TRANSMITTER

RF Output
5 watts
Spurious Emission
< - 70 dBc
Frequency Error
< ± 1.5 kHz
Modulation
FM
Maximum Deviation
< ± 2.5 kHz at + 20 dB limiting
Transmit Frequency Response
+6 dB per octave 300 Hz to 3 kHz +1-3 dB
Demodulated Audio Signal to Noise
> 45 dB unweighted
Current Consumption
1.5 amps with 50 Ohms termination

RECEIVER

Intermediate Frequencies
38.85 MHz, 450 kHz
Sensitivity
- 122 dBm for 12 dB SINAD unweighted
Selectivity
- 6 dB at + 3.5 kHz, ‑ 60 dB at ± 12.5 kHz
Intermodulation Immunity
-72 dB
Blocking Immunity
-98 dB
Spurious Response Immunity
70 dB
Audio Output Power
3 watts average into 4 Ohms
Audio Signal to Noise
> 45 dB unweighted
Current consumption
< 175 mA muted 750 mA Full volume
Conducted Spurious Emission
< - 70 dBm

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
29 (H) x 128 (L) x 117 (D) mm
Weight
450 grams
Antenna
SO239 panel socket
External Speaker
3.5 mm mono jack
Microphone Port
6 Way telephone style with rubber strain relief

Product Comparison

TX3550S
TX3500S
TX3120S
TX3520S
RECOMMENDED RETAIL PRICE
$AUD (inc GST)
RRP $499.00
RRP $369.00
RRP $319.00
RRP $479.00
GENERAL
Australian Designed and Manufactured
TRANSMIT (TX)
RF max output power (watt)
5
5
5
5
Duplex - Range Extender
RECEIVE (RX)
Tail Cancelling
User prgm receivable channels
95
19
95
Frequency Range RX (MHz)
403-520MHz
403-520MHz
476.425 - 477.4125
403-520MHz
Channels
80
80
80
80
USER INTERFACE AND CONTROLS
Adjustable squelch control
Sound Path Speaker Microphone
Flip/Reversible mounting
Full spectrum backlighting
Digital signal strength meter
Rotary volume control
Rotary channel selector
Adjustable squelch control
On-screen speed display
SCANNING & MEMORY FUNCTIONS
ScanSuite
Open and Group Scan
Selectable priority channel
Active channel transmit in scan
Memory Channel Quick Select
SIGNAL PROCESSING
Advanced signal management
Digital signal processing
Dynamic Volume Control
Wide/narrowband receive filters
PRIVACY FUNCTIONS
Voice inversion scrambler
CTCSS and DCS
Selcall (5 Tone)
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
External speaker socket
Front and rear microphone input
Warranty (years)
5
5
5
5
  • SoundPath Speaker and Full Controller Microphone
  • ScanSuite
  • User adjustable full spectrum LCD backlight
  • Advanced signal management
  • Dynamic volume control
  • Voice inversion scrambler
  • Adjustable squelch
  • Open and group scan
  • Memory channel quick select
  • CTCSS and DCS
  • Duplex
  • 5 digit selcall with quiet mode
  • Digital signal strength meter
  • 95 user programmable extra receive channels (403-520 MHz)
  • 5 year warranty

In the Box:

  • Mounting Cradle
  • LCD Speaker Microphone
  • Microphone Clip
  • DC Lead
  • Screw Pack
  • Instruction Manual
  • LE040 Mic Extension Lead
  • AD008 Mic Extension Adaptor Kit

GENERAL

Compliant Specification
Meets AS/NZS 4365 for radio communications equipment in the UHF citizen and personal radio service.
Frequency Range TX
476.425-477.4125 MHz
Number of Channels
80
Channel Spacing
12.5 kHz
Operation Mode
Simplex or half Duplex with repeater talk around.
Scanning Speed
25 ms per channel (40 channels per second)
Antenna Impedance
50 Ohms nominal
Nominal Battery Voltage
12 volts DC
Operating Voltage Range
10-16 volts DC
Battery Polarity
Negative Earth
Standard Test Voltage
13.8 volts DC
Overvoltage Protection
30 volts DC max. At 18 volts DC the RF power is reduced, and the words ‘Hi DC’ flash.
Reverse Voltage Protection
Diode Crowbar
Overcurrent Protection
In-line 2 amp fuse
Operating Temperature
-10°C to 60°C

TRANSMITTER

RF Output
5 watts
Spurious Emission
< - 70 dBc
Frequency Error
< ± 1.5 kHz
Modulation
FM
Maximum Deviation
< ± 2.5 kHz at + 20 dB limiting
Transmit Frequency Response
+6 dB per octave 300 Hz to 3 kHz +1-3 dB
Demodulated Audio Signal to Noise
> 45 dB unweighted
Current Consumption
1.5 amps with 50 Ohms termination

RECEIVER

Intermediate Frequencies
38.85 MHz, 450 kHz
Sensitivity
- 122 dBm for 12 dB SINAD unweighted
Selectivity
- 6 dB at + 3.5 kHz, ‑ 60 dB at ± 12.5 kHz
Intermodulation Immunity
-72 dB
Blocking Immunity
-98 dB
Spurious Response Immunity
70 dB
Audio Output Power
3 watts average into 4 Ohms
Audio Signal to Noise
> 45 dB unweighted
Current consumption
< 175 mA muted 750 mA Full volume
Conducted Spurious Emission
< - 70 dBm

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
29 (H) x 128 (L) x 117 (D) mm
Weight
450 grams
Antenna
SO239 panel socket
External Speaker
3.5 mm mono jack
Microphone Port
6 Way telephone style with rubber strain relief