We have gathered together a lot of useful information on walkie-talkies and other radios, for the benefit of our customers and for radio users in general.
This page explains all that you need to know about what kind of licence you may need to use most professional radio equipment in the UK.
A brief explanation of how far radio signals will travel in different locations and types of terrain.
A summary of the different frequency bands used for radio communication, also includes details of frequencies used for specific purposes.
An explanation of the rules affecting the use of radio equilment in different parts of the world.
Different makes and models of radio use many different sizes and shapes of sockets for connecting to earpieces and headsets. This handy guide with clear photos helps you make sure that you order the right accessories for your walkie-talkies.
We have compiled a handy glossary to act as a "jargon-buster" and explain what various technical terms used about radios actually mean in "Plain English".
Here you will find specification sheets and manuals for various radios that we sell or have previously sold, together with useful "how to" guides etc.
There is a "trick" to making generic replacement AAA batteries work with the Cobra walkie-talkie radios that we sell - we explain it all here.
We have summarised the pros and cons of buying radios outright v. hiring them here.
Not sure where to start?
No matter what kind of event you are organising, we have walkie-talkie radios to suit your needs for short and long term hire.
We have megaphones / loudhailers / bullhorns for hire.
For many events attended by the general public, a megaphone is a useful tool to address and control the crowds. Get your message across!