United Kingdom & EMEA

  • TK-2170M
  • TK-2170M
  • TK-2170M
  • TK-2170M

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VHF System Portable Radio (non-EU use)


Discontinued model


Key Features

Frequency Range: 136-174 MHz
128 Channels
4 Watt RF Output
LCD Display and Keypad
FleetSync Digital Signalling, PTT ID and SelCall, with Emergency Calling
Built-In Voice Scrambler
QT, DQT, DTMF & 2-Tone Signalling
Windows PC Programming & Tuning

PMR General Features

2-Tone SignallingYes
Battery Status IndicatorYes
Calling AlertYes
Character Display (Alphanumeric)Yes
Compact DesignYes
Companded AudioYes
Digital ANI Built-inYes
DTMF FunctionYes
Dual-mode ScanningYes
Easy Option Port (20-pin)Yes
Emergency KeyYes
Enhanced Kenwood AudioYes
Flash Upgradeable FirmwareYes
GPS CompatibleYes
Illuminated KeysYes
Internal VOX ReadyYes
Lone Worker FunctionYes
LTR TrunkingYes
Operator Selectable ToneYes
Power-On MessageYes
Pre-programmed Status MessagesYes, Status messages are 2-digit codes, from 10 - 99 (numbers 80 - 99 are reserved for special messages). Each message can be pre-programmed with up to 16 alphanumeric characters.
Programmable Function Keys7 Programmable Function Keys
QT (CTCSS) / DQT (digital)Yes
Remote Stun and ReviveYes
SelCall FunctionYes
Selectable Microphone GainYes
Short Text MessagingYes, Up to 48 characters per message.
Long Text MessagingYes, Up to 1024 characters per message.
Time-Out TimerYes
Transceiver PasswordYes
Voice Inversion ScramblerYes
Windows PC Programming and TuningYes
Wired Cloning FunctionYes


Choice of Optional Battery PacksYes
GPS Speaker/Mic OptionKMC-48GPS. From s/n B0900077
Internal Scrambler BoardOptional 3rd-party Module
SmarTrunk II Omni OptionYes

Applicable Standards

Measurement - EIA StandardsYes
MIL-STD 810 FYes

Technical Specifications

Frequency Range - M Type136 - 174 MHz
Number of Channels128
Channel Frequency Spread38 MHz
Channel SpacingWide: 30 kHz
Wide: 25 kHz
Narrow: 15 kHz
Narrow: 12.5 kHz
Antenna Impedance - 50 OhmYes
Battery LifeWith KNB-35L: 11 hours
With KNB-25A: 8 hours
With KNB-26N: 12 hours
- 5-5-90 duty cycle with battery saver off -
Battery Voltage7.5 V DC ± 20%
Frequency Stability± 2.5 ppm (-30 °C to + 60 °C)
Operating Temperature Range-30 °C to + 60 °C
DimensionsRadio only:
56 x 109 x 16.60 mm
With KNB-35L:
56 x 109 x 31.70 mm
With KNB-25A:
56 x 109 x 37.90 mm
With KNB-26N:
56 x 109 x 37.90 mm
- Projections not included -
Weight (net)Radio only: 205 g
With KNB-35L: 300 g
With KNB-25A: 415 g
With KNB-26N: 455 g

Receiver Specifications

Adjacent Channel Selectivity70 dB at 30 kHz
70 dB at 25 kHz
65 dB at 15 kHz
65 dB at 12.5 kHz
Audio Output500 mW with less than 5% distortion
Circuitry - Double Conversion SuperheterodyneYes
Intermodulation65 dB at 30 kHz
65 dB at 25 kHz
60 dB at 15 kHz
60 dB at 12.5 kHz
Sensitivity - EIA 12 dB SINAD0.25 µV at 30 kHz
0.25 µV at 25 kHz
0.28 µV at 15 kHz
0.28 µV at 12.5 kHz
Spurious Reponse Rejection (Analogue)65 dB

Transmitter Specifications

RF Power Output (High/Low)5 W / 1 W
FM Noise (EIA)45 dB at 30 kHz
45 dB at 25 kHz
43 dB at 15 kHz
43 dB at 12.5 kHz
Microphone Impedance2000 Ohm
Modulation DistortionLess than 5%
Spurious Response (EIA)70 dB