In a ruggedized package weighing approximately two pounds, the PRC6809 MBITR serves defense, allied, and coalition forces globally. Based on the combat proven AN/PRC-148 MBITR, the PRC6809 MBITR provides unprecedented interoperability with existing military and commercial legacy radio systems.

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The multi-processor architecture of the PRC6809 MBITR creates a truly software-based, handheld radio and with software upgradeability, future operation with the next generation of communications equipment is ensured.. The PRC6809 MBITR can be utilized with the full set of AN/PRC-148 system components for mounted and dismounted operations.

  • Contiguous 30-512 MHz Coverage
  • Selectable RF Output Power (0.1– 5.0 Watts)
  • 30.6 Ounces (867.5 gm)
  • 33.7 Cubic Inches (552.8 cubic cm)
  • DES/Type III and AES/256-bit Encryption Options
  • 2 Meter and 20 Meter Immersible Variants
  • New transceiver design with improved receive/transmit co-site performance
  • Cornerstone of a Complete Communications System for Mounted and Dismounted Operations