United Kingdom & EMEA

  • TK-3170M
  • TK-3170M
  • TK-3170M
  • TK-3170M

Additional Images


UHF System Portable Radio (non-EU use)


Discontinued model


Key Features

Frequency Range: M Type 440-480 MHz
M3 Type 400-430 MHz
128 Channels plus LTR Trunking Mode
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 B0900039
Internal Scrambler BoardOptional 3rd-party Module
SmarTrunk II Omni OptionYes

Applicable Standards

Measurement - EIA StandardsYes
MIL-STD 810 FYes

Technical Specifications

Frequency Range - M Type440 - 480 MHz
Frequency Range - K Type400 - 430 MHz
Number of Channels128
Channel Frequency Spread40 MHz
Channel SpacingWide: 25 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 25 kHz
65 dB at 12.5 kHz
Audio Output500 mW with less than 5% distortion
Circuitry - Double Conversion SuperheterodyneYes
Intermodulation65 dB at 25 kHz
60 dB at 12.5 kHz
Sensitivity - EIA 12 dB SINAD0.25 µV at 25 kHz
0.28 µV at 12.5 kHz
Spurious Reponse Rejection (Analogue)65 dB

Transmitter Specifications

RF Power Output (High/Low)4 W / 1 W
FM Noise (EIA)45 dB at 25 kHz
43 dB at 12.5 kHz
Microphone Impedance2000 Ohm
Modulation DistortionLess than 5%
Spurious Response (EIA)70 dB