The CB radios and two-way radios of today are not used just for business communications, nor are they just toys for kids to play spy games with. Today’s 2 way radios are compact communication devices that offer advanced features with clearer more reliable communication. They are rapidly gaining popularity as a way to keep track of kids when they are in the neighborhood or when families are hiking or on the slopes. This equipment provides a means of keeping in touch without the added monthly fees like cell phones and pagers.
Two-way radios come in many models and with various features. Some so simple a child of five could safely operate one. Some models provide monitoring, collapsible antennas, clip on microphone/speaker, luminescent backlighting which automatically turns off so you don’t drain the batteries as well as other options. Other great electrical devices include short wave radio scanners, marine band radios, and CB radios for the ham operator.
You can find great deals on CB radios, two-way radios and other electrical devices over the Internet. Look for models with good value, easy to use, clear reception, tough casing, large easy to push buttons, folding antennae and good transmitting. Read great reviews about radio products and see side-by-side comparisons so you can make an informed decision before you spend your hard earned money. Pick up a couple two way radios and keep in touch when you are out at the fair, the slopes or beach.