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Rugged R1 uhf vhf dual band Handheld Radio Digital and Analog

Rugged R1 uhf vhf dual band Handheld Radio Digital and Analog

Regular price $259.00 NZD +GST
Regular price Sale price $259.00 NZD +GST
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Shipping Costs and Timelines

New Zealand: Nationwide delivery for just $14 NZD. Delivered by NZ Couriers or Post Haste. Delivery Time: 1-7 days (avg. of 1.3). Free Local Pickup is also available from our 15 Michael Road, Paraparaumu 5032 store.

Australia: Standard shipping costs $32.95 AUD. Delivered by Asendia, DHL Express or FedEx. Delivery Time: 7 - 14 days (avg. of 7.8).

United States: Our standard US delivery fee is $36.95 USD. However, please note that if your item's weight, size, or delivery address exceeds our standard requirements, an additional cost may be passed on to you. We will notify you if the shipping cost increases after you have placed your order. If you are unsatisfied with the revised shipping cost, you can cancel your order. Delivered by Asendia or FedEx. Delivery Time: 5 - 9 days (avg. of 5.6).

Payment Options

Experience convenience at checkout with our diverse payment options:

  • For both New Zealand and Australia, we accept Apple & Google Pay, Debit or Credit Cards, and PayPal for easy and secure transactions.
  • Exclusively for our New Zealand customers, we offer additional options, including Afterpay, Bank Transfer and Laybuy.

Choose a payment method that best suits your needs.


Please note that your country may charge import duties, taxes and fees that you may have to pay ahead of delivery. If you have any questions regarding this, please get in touch.

This next-generation Rugged radios handheld is a workhorse! Go Further with a powerful 5 Watt transmitter

Easy to grab, hard to let go! Increase team efficiency with the perfectly-sized Rugged R1 VHF UHF Digital /Analog Radio. Designed and tooled from the ground up to be a state-of-the-art versatile solution for Work, Race, or Play. The Rugged R1 rugged radios handheld Analog digital radio with LCD Display will instantly become your go-to radio. This radio will operate on NZ and AU license free CB channels.

This Radio Is Our #1 Selling Rugged Radios UHF VHF Dual Band Handheld Radio.

This next-generation Rugged handheld is a workhorse! Go Further with a powerful 5 Watt transmitter, optimized receiver, and the versatility of DMR / analog cross-compatibility. DMR Digital operation allows you to take advantage of the latest technology, while Dual Band functionality lets you talk to race radios on both VHF and UHF frequencies - Including our popular CB channels.

Always go back to your home channels with customisable channel presets. Never lose power with the included charge-on-the-go USB cable, and light the way with the R1's built-in safety flashlight.

Rugged Radios R1 UHF VHF Dual Band Handheld Analog Digital Radio


  • Works with all business analog radios and DMR Digital
  • Rugged Radio R1 Analog and Digital
  • Versatile Dual Band VHF/UHF up to 480.00MHz
  • Crystal-clear digital DMR
  • Large easy-to-read LED Display
  • Easy-to-use, Intuitive Keypad and Interface
  • Text Messaging on digital channels
  • Dual monitor (listen to two channels at once)
  • Performance-tuned antenna
  • Charge-on-the-go USB cable included
  • Rechargeable Li-ion battery
  • Powerful 5-Watt transmitter
  • Works with 2-Pin accessories
  • Built-in safety flashlight
  • 1 Touch FM Radio
  • Lockable controls
  • 1,024 Channel & 250 Zone capacity


  • Rugged Radio R1 handheld Digital / Analog radio
  • Rechargeable battery
  • USB charging cable / power adapter
  • Belt clip
  • Antenna

The R1 handheld radio is a lightweight, portable, digital/analog handheld radio. Featuring powerful industrial business band frequencies, The R1 is ready to get you talking. Rugged Radios R1 handheld digital 

Compatibility: This radio works with all VHF/UHF business band radios operating on the same frequencies, as well as digital radios using the DMR platform. Radio models include, but are not limited to: Motorola DP3400, DP3600, DM3400, R1, RDM-DB, M1, RDH-X, V3, RM60, RH5R, RDH16, as well as Icom, Motorola, Kenwood business band radios, and more.

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