Command Post Radio by Altech

About Altech Electronics

Designed and manufactured by ALTECH ELECTRONICS and currently used by the F.D.N.Y., this Self-Contained, Self-Powered 45-watt Programmable Radio for Communicating on the Move and Establishing a Rapid Form of Interagency Communications is extremely critical for those times where every moment counts.

Command Post Radio Features:

  • 45 watt FCC approved Public Safety Radio
  • Water resistant radio with internal waterproof speaker
  • 128 zone each with 128 channels
  • Adjustable power settings
  • Meets military 810 C, D, E and F specs
  • All radio features accessible from exterior of case
  • Watertight non metallic Pelican case
  • 12 volt Hi-Capacity non-spillable lead acid battery
  • Heavy duty weatherproof push button power switch
  • Non-ground plane flexible rubber coated whip style antenna
  • 12 volt stainless steel marine grade accessory outlet for charging or powering accessories
  • Available in UHF, VHF or 800 Mhz
  • Available with phone style handset or microphone with push to talk button
  • 7' Spiral microphone/handset cord
  • A/C dual rate charger and adapter cords with L.E.D. charging indication
  • Multiple L.E.D. lights to indicate battery level / padded shoulder strap
  • Measures 13"x11"x6"
  • Weight - 22lbs

Many Uses for the Command Post Radio:

  • Communication between various Posts during Hi-Rise operations (Lobby Command, Operation, Search and Evacuation, Incident Command and Helicopter)
  • Communication in subway system from platform to street level
  • Large arena operations with multiple Command Posts
  • Large open areas such as forest fires, large brush fires, oil tank farms and marine operations
  • Interagency communications with multiple command posts
  • Ability to link two Post Radios to create portable repeater system
  • Currently being carried by all New York City Fire Department Division and Battalion Chiefs as well as Special Operations and Marine Units
  • Currently being used in the Boston Fire Department Special Operations
  • Being placed and maintained in Hi-Rise Buildings in Jersey City according to Fire prevention Requirements