The Two Way Radio Show

The Two Way Radio Show


Latest Episodes

TWRS-146 – FRS is Open for Business
January 18, 2020

We discuss the recent proliferation of FRS radios designed for use in small business applications. We’ll also tell you about changes to some Midland MXT radio accessories and give you an update on the tariffs on Chinese import radios.

TWRS-145 – New GMRS and MURS Radios
December 21, 2019

We tell you about a new series of radios from Wouxun that could change the landscape for power users of both GMRS and MURS. We’ll also take some of your comments and questions from our blog and our forum.

TWRS-144 – Two Way Radio Holiday Gift Guide 2019
November 29, 2019

We give you our recommended picks of two way radios that make great holiday gifts for young and old. We’ll also take some of your comments and questions from our blog and our forum.

TWRS-143 – Should You Buy Used Two Way Radios?
November 19, 2019

We discuss whether or not you should buy a used two way radio. We’ll also take some of your comments and questions from our blog and our forum.

TWRS-142 – Will Digital Replace the Analog Radio?
October 11, 2019

We discuss whether or not digital radio technology will completely replace analog communications. We’ll compare the advantages and disadvantages of digital and analog radios, talk about the increased use of digital radios in the field,

TWRS-141 – Do Retailers Suck at Two Way Radio Support?
September 13, 2019

We explore the question of who is ultimately responsible for the warranty and support of your two way radios. We’ll explain how and why some retailers are expected to provide product support while others are not and share some of our experiences with t...

TWRS-140 – Taking Two Way Radios to Another Country
August 12, 2019

We talk about using your two way radios in a foreign country. We’ll discuss the compatibility challenges, the risks of using radios purchased domestically in a foreign nation, and the potential liabilities of buying radios from international retailers ...

TWRS-139 – Two Way Radios in the Mountains
July 26, 2019

We talk about using two way radios in the mountains. We’ll discuss the unique challenges when using two way radios in mountainous regions of the world, the types of radios best suited for use in these environments,

TWRS-138 – The Truth About Radio Accessory Connectors
June 21, 2019

We tell you about the different types of audio accessory connectors that are commonly used with two way radios. We’ll talk about some of the most common types of connectors used, explain the confusion that can result from the different labels used to i...

TWRS-137 – The New Wouxun KG-UVN1 and Blackbox Digital Base Station
May 31, 2019

We introduce the new Wouxun KG-UVN1 dual band DMR digital two way radio and the new Blackbox DMR Base Station. We'll give you an overview of their features and specifications, and compare them to their analog counterparts.