Yaesu FT-65 E dual-band 2 meter/440 MHz has three output power levels: 5, 2.5 or 0.5 watts.
Receive coverage is 65-108 (FM broadcast band), 136-174 and 400-500 MHz.
The FT-65E is compact and light, yet ruggedly constructed. The speaker provides a full 1 Watt of powerful, clear audio.
The supplied 1950mAh Li-ion battery pack is capable of up to 9 hours operation. The optional SBR-26LI 2500mAh Li-ion battery provides up to 11.5 hours of expanded operation (TX 6 seconds, RX 6 seconds, Standby 48 seconds).
The SBH-22 2.5-hour rapid charger is included.
The newly designed large white LED display is vibrant and highly visible.
Four programmable Quick Recall Keys (QRK) store and recall favorite frequency settings and to be used as short-cut keys to Set Mode menu items.
VOX operation is available with the optional SSM-512B earpiece microphone.
Other features include versatile scanning modes Programmable VFO Scan, Memory Scan, Priority Channel Scan, and Weather Alert Scan, WX Channels with “Severe Weather” Alert, PC Programming, Transceiver-to-Transceiver Cloning, FM Broadcast Receiver, Automatic Range Transponder System (ARTS), CTCSS/ DCS Operation, Busy Channel Lockout (BLCO), Automatic Power Off feature, and Transmitter Time Out Timer (TOT). The new FT-65E meets demanding commercial grade specifications. Size: 2.1 x 4.1 x 1.2 inches (less knobs and antenna) 9.2 oz.
The FT-65E comes with: SBR-254 Li-ion 7.4V 1950 mAh battery, SAD-20B AC adapter, SBH-22 rapid charger, antenna, SHB-18 belt clip and operating manual.
Commercial Grade VHF / UHF
The FT-65R is built to commercial grade standards, including the IP54 Rating for Dust and Water protection, and the MIL-810-C,D and E standards making this radio suitable for operation in the harshest of environments.
With 5 Watts of reliable RF output power this radio is sure to be heard. Never miss a call with One watt of Crisp, Clear Audio output from the oversized front panel speaker.
High Capacity Li-Ion battery
Packaged with a powerful 1950 mAh Li-Ion battery pack, giving the radio over 9 hours of operating time, or upgrade to the optional High-Capacity 2500 mAh Li-Ion battery pack for over 11.5 hours of extended operating time. To ensure minimal down time the Yaesu FT-65 E also comes packaged with a 3.5-Hour Rapid charger.
QRK (Quick Recall Key)
Four Dedicated User programmable Keys serve as short cut keys to preferred menu options, or use the four dedicated recall keys to quickly and easily store and recall desired frequencies.
Versatile Scanning Capabilities
Programmable VFO Scan scans all channels in the desired frequency range, Memory scan allows scanning of user selectable frequencies, Priority Channel Scan can be used to scan memory channels while making one channel a priority. Weather Alert scan alerts the user when severe weather is approaching.
The Yaesu FT-65 E is capable of being programmed directly from a PC making all of the advanced setup features a breeze using the optional software and SCU-35 programming cable.
More Advanced features
Tons of advanced features are loaded into this compact radio including: Transceiver to Transceiver cloning with the optional SCU-36 clone cable, FM Band receiver equipped, ARTS (Automatic Range Transponder System), DTMF operation, CTCSS/DCS operation, TOT (time out timer) and more.