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FTM-10E VHF/UHF Dual Band All-Weather Mobile FM Transceiver

               COMPLETE NEW STYLING                       EASY-TO-OPERATE PACKAGE

The exciting newly designed FTM-10E Mobile 2m/70cm Transceiver is packed with innovative features that operators have been dreaming of for years. Great new appearance with keys and indicators that are illuminated with very bright LEDs. The bright ocean blue negative type LCD display is easy on your eyes.

Super compact detachable front panel is ready to go with your motor vehicle! The unique Waterproof/Dustproof Front Operation Panel is designed to support All-Weather Outdoor Activity in a manner never before possible. Detach the front panel with one-touch release when transmitting! The detachable front panel may be separated from the main chassis, and attached to a flat metal surface with the magnetic mounting bracket. The microphone and PTT button are built into the front panel. 

This front panel meets the IP57 standard - waterproof at 3 ft (1 m) for 30 minutes and protection against dustmaking the FTM-10E the perfect outdoor communications and entertainment package.

 Key Features

Rugged Construction - take the FTM-10E where the action is!
The main body of the FTM-10E is a solid die-cast aluminum sandwich structure. The high quality die-cast aluminum chassis doubles as the heat sink providing more than enough air-cooled ventilation for the power modules. The sandwich structure also provides far better resistance to vibration and shock than many conventional transceivers and radios. The design shields against ignition noise and alternator whine for mobile operation! *The FTM-10E die-cast chassis section is not a waterproof structure
Compact and Light Weight
Size: 112 W x 37.6 H x 178mm D. Weight: 1300 grams.
Heavy Duty Yet Easy to Operate...Even with Gloves!
Large Multi-function dial & durable keys that are easy to operate...even when wearing gloves. A minimum number of key buttons on the front control panel, for safer operation during motor sports activities.
Plenty of RF Reliable Power Output
Plenty of RF Power Output – 50W on 2m / 40W on 70cm. The high power RF output of the FTM-10E is produced by the heavy duty, high efficiency, RF POWER MOS FET amplifier. Powerful and reliable 2m/70cm Band operation is guaranteed. *Power Requirement: 13.8 VDC from external source
Industry 1st - Detachable waterproof front panel
Waterproof/Dustproof (Meets the IP57 standard; Waterproof at 1m for 30 minutes and protection against dust )detachable Front Operation Panel to Support All-Weather Outdoor Activity. A high quality 28 mm speaker is built into the FTM-10E detachable front panel; you can operate it like an HT! The microphone and PTT button are built into the front panel. Detach the front panel with one-touch release when transmitting! The detachable front panel may be separated from the main chassis, and attached to a flat metal surface with the magnetic mounting bracket. Incredibly versatile vehicle mounting options. The detachable Front Control can even be mounted on a motorcycle handlebar using the optional MMB-M11 multi-angle bracket. 
Note: The FTM-10E die-cast Main Body chassis section is NOT a waterproof structure.
Industry 1st - AF Dual Monitor function..also connect your IPod!
AF Dual Monitor Function: Listen to your favorite AM or FM stereo broadcast station, and monitor an amateur band at the same time. 
Note: AF Dual Monitor Function does NOT permit monitoring two different amateur bands at the same time. **External audio input is also available to connect your iPod!**
Industry 1st - Intercom to communicate with fellow passengers
Intercom feature to communicate with fellow passengers is available via the optional Bluetooth® components
Industry 1st - Automatic Volume Control
Automatic Volume Control to adjusts the speaker volume relative to nearby noisy environments
Industry 1st - Receive and Transmit Text Messages
Text Messages The message function can transmit alphanumeric messages (up to 20 messages/16 characters maximum) with a sender's ID. In an emergency the message can be communicate...even in noisy outdoor environments
Industry 1st - Unique Delay VOX function
Unique Delay VOX function – automatic audio delay on transmit to insure transmission of all words
Industry 1st - Bluetooth accessories!
Bluetooth accessories, like headsets and charging cradles are available as options.
Independent AM/FM broadcast receiver
The FTM-10E has a completely independent AM/FM broadcast radio receiver, in addition to the amateur band receiver. You will enjoy broadcast band receiver coverage, and high quality operation on the 2m/70cm Amateur Radio bands at the same time.
High power 8-watt PA communications with optional speaker
A high quality 28 mm speaker is built into the FTM-10Edetachable front panel; you can operate it like an HT! The FTM-10E has a large 50 mm, 1.5W speaker in the die-cast Main body chassis. The radio is equipped with a high power 8-watt audio amplifier, and a PA function for noisy outdoor environment operation with the optional, moisture and dust protected MLS-200-M10 external loudspeaker(s). **External audio input is also available to connect your iPod!**
Smart Key on front panel for quick access to most important functions
The Smart Key features: DIMMER- Adjust brightness of the display. INTERCOM- Turn Intercom function On/Off. MONI- Disables the noise squelch to hear weak signals. PA- Enables/Disables the PA function. SCAN- Scan frequencies or memory channels. SQL LEVEL- Adjust the squelch threshold level. SSCH- Activate Smart Search function. TX POWER- Select the transmitter power level. VOL.ITCOM- Adjust the intercom audio level.
Club Channel Monitor
Club Channel Monitor – always monitor a designated user-defined frequency
Smart Search
Smart Search – scans and loads frequencies automatically where activity is found
500 Channel Band Group Memory System
The versatile memory system uses up to 500 memory channels. Each memory channel can be labeled with an 8-digit alphanumeric tag. The memory channels may be recalled by a specific operating band, if desired.
Automatic Range Transponder System
The ARTS (Automatic Range Transponder System) feature provides audio and/or visual confirmation that another ARTS equipped station is within communication range.
Event Timer Stopwatch
The FTM-10E includes an Event Timer Stopwatch with an interval function to support many outdoor motor sports activities.
Wireless Cloning
Wireless cloning allows transfer of memory information without a cable.
Time-out Timer
The Time-Out Timer (TOT) function can end a continuous transmission after a preset time
* Other Useful Features *
-DC input voltage display
-Tone control
-Band Up/Down key for easy operation
-Simple key lockingAutomatic
-Display brightness control
-Three transmit power levels: 50W (23cm: 40W) / 20W /5W
-Various scanning features
-The Internet Connection Feature can be used to access the Vertex Standard WiRES-II system
- Public Address (PA) Feature available when an external speaker is connected
Specifications (subject to change without notice)



Frequency Range  


0.5 - 1.8 MHz
  76-222 MHz in 4 Bands
  300 - 999 MHz in 4 Bands


144.000 - 146.000 (2m band)
  430.000 - 440.000 (70cm band)
Channel Steps 5/6.25/8.33/(9)/10/12.5/15/20/25/50/100/200 kHz 
   (9): AM Only
Emission Type F1D, F2D, F3E
Antenna Impedance  50Ω 
Frequency Stability ±5ppm @ -10ºC to +60ºC 
Operating Temperature Range -20ºC to +60ºC
Supply Voltage  Nominal: 13.8VDC, Negative Ground
  Operating: 11.7 to 15.8VDC, Negative Ground
Current Consumption (approx.) RX: 0.5A (Receive) 
  TX: 8.3A / 6A / 2A (144 MHz 50W / 20W / 5W )
        8.5A / 6A / 2A (430 MHz 40W / 20W / 5W )
Dimensions (W x H x D, mm) 112 x 37.6 x 178  (w/o knobs & connectors)
Weight (approx, g)  1300 (1.3 kg)
RF Power Output  5 / 20 / 50 W(144 MHz) 
  5 / 20 / 40 W (430 MHz) 
Modulation Type  Variable Reactance 
Maximum Deviation  ±5 kHz 
Spurious Radiation  At least -60dB below 
Microphone Impedance  2kΩ
Circuit Type  FM/AM: Double-Conversion Super heterodyne 
  WFM: Triple-Conversion Super heterodyne  
  AM/FM Radio: Single-Conversion Super heterodyne  
Intermediate Frequencies  FM/AM; 1st: 47.25 MHz, 2nd: 450 kHz
  WFM; 1st: 45.8 MHz, 2nd; 10.7 MHz, 3rd: 1MHz 
  FM Radio: 130 kHz,  AM Radio: 50 kHz 
Sensitivity  0.2 µV for 12dB SINAD (140 - 150 MHz, FM) 
(See Data sheet for sensitivity outside 0.25 µV for 12dB SINAD (150 - 174 MHz, FM) 
these bands) 0.2 µV for 12dB SINAD (420 - 470 MHz, FM)
Squelch Sensitivity Better than 0.16 µV (144/430 MHz Band) 
Selectivity  NFM, AM 12 kHz/30 kHz (-6db/-60db) 
AF Output  8W @ 4Ω for 10% THD (@ 13.8V) BTL EXP SP 
  4W @ 4Ω for 10% THD (@ 13.8V) Normal EXP SP/CH 
AF Output Impedance 4 - 16Ω 
Package Contents

  • FTM-10E Transceiver
  • Mobile Mounting Bracket
  • DC Power Cord
  • Spare Fuse
  • Angle Adapter
  • Separation Cable
  • Magnet
  • Front Panel Bracket
  • Front Panel Hanger
  • Speaker Cable
  • Hex Wrenches (3 & 4mm)
  • Operating Manual
  • Quick Reference Card
  • Warranty Card
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