VHF FM TRANSCEIVER/ UHF FM TRANSCEIVER
ÉMETTEUR-RÉCEPTEUR FM VHF/ ÉMETTEUR-RÉCEPTEUR FM UHF
TRANSCEPTOR FM VHF/ TRANSCEPTOR FM UHF
MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES
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VHF FM TRANSCEIVER/
UHF FM TRANSCEIVER
We are grateful you chose KENWOOD for your personal mobile applications.
We believe this easy-to-use transceiver will provide dependable communications
to keep personnel operating at peak efficiency.
KENWOOD transceivers incorporate the latest in advanced technology. As a
result, we feel strongly that you will be pleased with the quality and features of
MODELS COVERED BY THIS MANUAL
The models listed below are covered by this manual:
VHF FM Transceiver
· TK-7180H: VHF FM Transceiver
VHF FM Transceiver
· TK-7182H: VHF FM Transceiver
UHF FM Transceiver
· TK-8180H: UHF FM Transceiver
UHF FM Transceiver
· TK-8182H: UHF FM Transceiver
Observe the following precautions to prevent fire, personal injury, and transceiver
· Do not attempt to configure the transceiver while driving; it is too dangerous.
· Do not disassemble or modify the transceiver for any reason.
· Do not expose the transceiver to long periods of direct sunlight, nor place it near
· If an abnormal odor or smoke is detected coming from the transceiver, switch the
transceiver power off immediately, and contact your KENWOOD dealer.
· Use of the transceiver while you are driving may be against traffic laws. Please check
and observe the vehicle regulations in your area.
· Do not use options not specified by KENWOOD.
The transceiver operates in 12 V negative ground systems only! Check the battery polarity and
voltage of the vehicle before installing the transceiver.
Use only the supplied DC power cable or a KENWOOD optional DC power cable.
Do not cut and/or remove the fuse holder on the DC power cable.
For passenger safety, install the transceiver securely using the supplied mounting bracket and screw
set so the transceiver will not break loose in the event of a collision.
NOTICES TO THE USER
Government law prohibits the operation of unlicensed transmitters within the territories under
Illegal operation is punishable by fine and/or imprisonment.
Refer service to qualified technicians only.
SAFETY: It is important that the operator is aware of, and understands, hazards
common to the operation of any transceiver.
EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES (GASES, DUST, FUMES, etc.)
Turn OFF your transceiver while taking on fuel or while parked in gasoline service stations. Do not
carry spare fuel containers in the trunk of your vehicle if your transceiver is mounted in the trunk area.
INJURY FROM RADIO FREQUENCY TRANSMISSIONS
Do not operate your transceiver when somebody is either touching the antenna or standing within
2 to 3 feet (60 to 90 cm) of it, to avoid the possibility of radio frequency burns or related physical
DYNAMITE BLASTING CAPS
Operating the transceiver within 500 feet (150 m) of dynamite blasting caps may cause them to
explode. Turn OFF your transceiver when in an area where blasting is in progress, or where
"TURN OFF TWO-WAY RADIO" signs have been posted. If you are transporting blasting caps in
your vehicle, make sure they are carried in a closed metal box with a padded interior. Do not
transmit while the caps are being placed into or removed from the container.
One or more of the following statements may be applicable:
This equipment generates or uses radio frequency energy. Changes or modifications to this
equipment may cause harmful interference unless the modifications are expressly approved in the
instruction manual. The user could lose the authority to operate this equipment if an unauthorized
change or modification is made.
INFORMATION TO THE DIGITAL DEVICE USER REQUIRED BY THE FCC
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device,
pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference in a residential installation.
This equipment generates, uses and can generate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and
used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, there is no guarantee that the interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this
equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined
by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one
or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is
Consult the dealer for technical assistance.