RT-196/PRC-6 is a miniaturised portable handy-talkie for FM-communication over a distance of about 1 mile max. The working frequency is crystal controlled. One of 43 possible channels can be used in the 47-55,4 MHz range by fitting one out of 43 crystals, type CR-23/U.
Channel spacing is 200 kHz. The internal multi-voltage battery BA-270 feeds the unit. The antenna is a 51 cm flat whip with a 50 ohm BNC connector. Telephone and microphone can be switched from internal to a handset H-33/PT. All tubes, except 3B4, are SQ-subminiature B5.The item "Vintage RT-196 / PRC-6 US Army Military Radio Receiver Transmitter Walkie" is in sale since Tuesday, April 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\Surplus/ Equipment\Field Gear". The seller is "the_childrens_society" and is located in Coventry. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.