Backcountry Access BC Link Group Communication System

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As an experienced backcountry traveler, you know to carry a beacon, shovel, and probe to assess and respond to the snow. A big variable when you're in the backcountry is also your own group. Help boost communication with the BCA BC Link Group Communication System. This lightweight microphone and radio/battery pack keeps the lines of communication open whether you're making an on-mountain change of course, warning of an on-going slide, or coordinating search and rescue efforts. Designed to fit neatly with BCA's Stash series of packs, this 2-way radio will grab onto any ol' pack you have. Both units are designed to be water- and dust-resistant to deal with snow and storage. With 22 FRS and GMRS channels, and 121 sub-channels, you should have constant clarity when conveying critical information. Compatible with all standard FRS/GMRS radios, you'll be able to stay in touch with others not lucky enough to have this little number. The base unit can clip to your belt or pack, or you can stash it inside a pack pocket. The cord connecting the radio to the Smart Mic has an alligator clip to keep stray wires out of your way. Glove-friendly controls on the mic make it easy to share information without risk of frostbitten fingertips. You get a 2. 5-mile line-of-sight range and up to 140 hours of battery life. The 3. 7-Volt lithium ion battery can be recharged, so you've no excuse for not being fully prepared for any excursion in the wilderness, be it snow-covered or summertime.

- Backcountry.com

Optimized for winter use, the Backcountry Access BC Link Group Communication system lets you stay in constant contact with your riding partners while exploring the backcountry.

- REI

Backcountry Access BC Link Group Communication Radio. Engineered to be worn on your backpack for quick communication while on the mountain, this Backcountry Access BC Link Group Communication Radio boasts a 2.5 mile line of sight range. Strong group communication is the key to any successful day of adventuring. find separated friends, communicate plans, and share observations in real-time with the BC Link group communication system. The Smart Mic user interface is located at your fingertips, meaning you never need to dig the radio out of your pack to change settings. Designed to be worn with all backpacks. Optimized for use with BCA's new line of Stash packs. Range: 2.5 Miles. Channels: 22 (121 privacy). Noaa Weather Radio: Yes. Battery Life: 140 hours. Weight: 12 ounces / 340 grams. Smart Mic Dimensions: 3.3" x 1.0" x 1.8" / 8.0 x 4.0 x 4.5 cm. Base Unit Dimensions: 2.5" x 2.0" x 6.0" / 6 x 5 x 15 cm. Smart Mic. 22 FRS and GMRS channels + 121 sub-channels ensures minimal interference. Radio includes option for pre-set channel selections. Compatible with all standard FRS/GMRS radios. Waterproof to IP56 standards. Secure cord connection and alligator clip for shoulder or sternum strap. Glove friendly controls, optimized for easy handling. On/off and volume control. Channel control. Push-to-talk button. Loudspeaker. Earphone Jack. Battery indicator. Base Unit. Rechargable 3.7V lithium ion battery provides long battery life. Base unit can be clipped to belt or stashed inside backpack

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

Strong group communication is the key to any successful day playing in the mountains. With the BC Link Group Communication System by Backcountry Access, you can find separated group members, communicate plans, and share observations in real-time. The Smart Mic user interface is located right at your fingertips and it also includes a push-to-talk button, an on/off switch, volume control, battery indicator, channel selection, and an earphone jack.

- Mountain Gear