Maxon Legacy PL5161 and PL5164

By Jeff Griffin, Contributing Editor | September 28, 2010

Maxon LegacyPL5161 (VHF) and PL5164 (UHF) are the newest members of the Legacy ProLine (PL) business and professional radios. Five Watts RF power provides long range and good in-building penetration. The PL series features VOX automatic operation and comes with 16 channels that can be programmed to raise a radio's capability to 32 channels. Both models have two-tone alert with an alarm to provide notification when a signal is received. Programmable features include radio channel spacing, CTCSS/DCS privacy tones, multiple channel features, scan, time-out timer settings, and TX inhibit.