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MAG-One BPR40 in snow?

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moshecom

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Has anyone used the Moto BPR40 in snow? is it waterproof and reliable?
Which has a shorter antenna the UHF or the VHF version?
Which would have the longer range in the the mountian?

Thanks,
Moshe
 

chrismol1

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The BPR40 has C/D/E/F in MIL-STD-810
I think the "Mag One" VHF antenna 5 1/2 inch and the UHF is 3 1/2 inch
VHF is best used outdoors
 

bosco836

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Has anyone used the Moto BPR40 in snow? is it waterproof and reliable?
Which has a shorter antenna the UHF or the VHF version?
Which would have the longer range in the the mountian?

Thanks,
Moshe
I've used the MagOne before (although admittedly, not in the snow); however, my biggest issue with them is that they appeared to lack the volume output of other radios (HT 1250, XTS 3000, etc.) Understandably, these radios are designed for different markets/purposes...however be sure to actually check out one of these radios for yourself prior to purchasing.
 
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