- Communication range of up to 42 miles
- Fully Waterproof (IP-67: Dust protected and splash-proof from any direction) and Floats
- NOAA Weather alert channels - 24/7 and Built-in LED Flashlight (Emergency Light Source)
- 50 channels with 121 eliminator codes to reduce noise interference; 8 Repeater channels for improved coverage
- Includes: 2 radios, 2 (AA) NiMH rechargeable battery packs, 2 belt clips, 1 desktop dual charging base, 1 wall adapter, and 1 Owner's Manual
The Olympia R500 is a rugged and fully waterproof two-way radio designed for use in almost any harsh environment. With a communication range of up to 42 miles (under optimum conditions) and a waterproof IP-67 rating (dust protected and splash-proof from any direction). The R500 is packed with other premium features including NOAA weather alert channels, 50 channels with 121 eliminator codes to reduce noise interference, dual power with rechargeable batteries, Push to Talk Power Boost button for transmission range expansion, built-in LED flashlight, vibration alert, and repeater channels for improved coverage. The R500 is not only waterproof but also floats so it can be found easily if dropped in the water. It is also compatible with many leading headsets, for a private listening experience. The R500 is ergonomically designed to allow for a snug fit in the palm of your hands. Its large buttons provide ease of use with gloves. The Olympia R500 two-way radio is simply a great solution for any of your rugged outdoor recreational activities or for your industrial or tactical endeavors. Be sure to take it on your next adventure.