Yaesu FTM-500DR Mobile VHF/UHF C4FM Transceiver

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Yaesu FTM-500DR Mobile VHF/UHF C4FM Transceiver

We are happy to offer the new FTM-500DR 50W C4FM/FM 144/430MHz Dual Band Digital Mobile Transceiver. The FTM-500DR shares the YAESU advanced core features, and utilizes the latest C4FM Digital technology. A few remarkable functions are listed below:

Front Speaker with AESS* Dual Speaker System *(AESS: Acoustic Enhanced Speaker System)

Total 9W Clear & Powerful High-fidelity Audio, delivered by the Front Panel 6W and the Main Unit Internal 3W speakers


Purchase your Yaesu FTM-500DR Mobile VHF/UHF C4FM Transceiver from GigaParts today.

Radio Features: 

  • Front Speaker, with AESS Dual Speaker System, Delivers Clear and High-fidelity Audio (AESS: Acoustic Enhanced Speaker System)
  • Total 9W (3W: Internal / 6W: Front panel) of Powerful Audio Output
  • Innovative Smart Operating System "E2O-IV" with Touch & Go / Search & Go Functions (E2O: Easy to Operate-IV)
  • 144MHz/430MHz: C4FM Digital / FM / AM (Air Band Receive)
  • True Dual Band Operation, C4FM/C4FM Digital D-D Dual Receive
  • Advanced C4FM Digital Mode with AMS (Automatic Mode Select), DG-ID feature and Smart Navigation
  • 2.4-inch High-Resolution Full-Color Touch-panel Display and Demountable Front Panel Controller
  • Swing-Head construction of the Front Panel improves display visibility: 20 degree upwards panel angle is possible
  • Optional Swing-head Kit (SJMK-500) allows the Flexible angle adjustment of the Front Control Panel
  • Customized Function List (CFL) Display allows checking and immediately executing priority functions. (Up to 8 functions or settings from the set-up menu can be registered.)
  • MAG (Memory Auto Grouping) Function allows Memory channels to be automatically categorized in ALL, AIR band, VHF band, UHF band and OTHER.
  • VFO Band Skip Function
  • Memory Channel Data Transfer to the VFO Register
  • Single-Touch Spectrum scope function: Instantly switches the operating screen between "Scope display operation" and "Dual Receive operation" while in MAIN channel operation
  • High speed Band Scope function *up to 61 channels centered on the current frequency displayed in VFO mode and up to 21 channels of signal information in memory channel mode
  • 1104 Memory Channels including 5 "Home" channels, 50 sets of memories for programmable memory scan and 999 "Basic" memories.
  • Built-in 66ch High precision GPS receiver and External GPS device connectivity
  • 1200/9600bps APRS® Data Communication
  • Wireless Operation Capability with a Bluetooth® Headset
  • WiRES-X Portable Digital Node or HRI-200 Fixed Node capability
  • Voice Recording of the received and transmitted audio
  • 50W Stable High-Power with Heavy Duty Heat Sink and FACC (Funnel Air-Convection Conductor) *Selectable 50W / 25W / 5W
  • Micro SD Card Slot (up to 32GB)
Frequency Ranges: RX: 108-137MHz (Air Band)
    137-174MHz (144MHz HAM / VHF Band)
    400-480MHz (430MHz HAM / UHF Band)
    480-999.995MHz (USA Cellular Blocked)
  TX: 144-148MHz
Circuit Type:   Double-Conversion Superheterodyne
Modulation Type:   F1D, F2D,F3E : Variable Reactance Modulation
    F7W : 4FSK (C4FM)
RF Power Output:   50W / 25W / 5W
Memory Channels   1104
Case Size (W x H x D):    Radio Unit: 5.47" x 1.66" x 5.2" w/o Fan
    Controller Unit: 6.14" x 2.52" x 2.31" w/o Knobs
Weight   3.09lbs with Radio Unit, Controller Unit and Control Cable


  • Yaesu FTM-500DR Dual Band Transceiver
  • DTMF Microphone SSM-85D
  • Radio unit Mounting Bracket
  • Control Cable for operation with adjustable front panel mountings
  • DC Power Cable
  • Operating Manual
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