HIGH-SPEC 5-WATT 144 MHZ HANDHELD
yet incredibly rugged, the VX-150 2-meter handheld
is derived from our Vertex commercial transceiver
line, providing exceptional receiver performance along
with clean, clear transmit audio.
Built to withstand the rigors of outdoor use, the
16-key VX-150 is constructed inside a die-cast aluminum
housing, with a large, high-output speaker delivering
And the illuminated keypad provides easy viewing during
You need a radio that's as tough as your operating
environment; compare the features of the VX-150 to
other handhelds, and you'll see that there is no comparison!
Direct Keypad Frequency Entry
The VX-150 includes a 16-key keypad, providing both
direct frequency entry and fingertip DTMF control
on transmission. And a 9-memory DTMF autodialer allows
simple access to autopatches or Internet Linking nodes
such as the Yaesu WIRES-II system.
5 Watts Power Output
The VX-150 puts out a maximum of 5 Watts of clean
power, with selectable power-saving choices of 2 Watts
and ½ Watt also being available with the touch
of a front panel key.
The versatile memory system of the VX-150 includes
a total of 209 channels that can store frequency,
CTCSS/DCS information, repeater shift, and a 7-character
alpha-numeric label to aid in channel recognition.
Wide/Narrow Deviation Selection
For operation in narrow-band channel situation, the
VX-150 includes both Wide and Narrow deviation selection
capability, to ensure compatibility with local operating
The VX-150 is tested to meet the exacting requirements
of MIL STD 810C/D for shock and vibration. Among the
most rugged Amateur hand-helds ever created, the VX-150
is ready for action in the most challenging operating