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Oricom ULTRA550

Oricom ULTRA550

5.0 from 6 reviews

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Perfect handheld works exceptionally well

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Purchased in September 2019.

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Hi Anthony, thanks for the review. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know of your experience and wish you all the best with your future use. All the best, Oricom.


Wish I got one sooner

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My girlfriend and I started traveling around Aus at the start of 2019. I had very cheap handheld UHF units with a “that’ll do” attitude. But I soon realised that it’s very important to have a decent UHF unit. I went for this handheld unit as I didn’t have to worry about an install on the road. Coupled with the magnetic antenna for when I need the extra range (especially handy that I can stick it to the roof for maximum range) this unit performs just as well as any hard mounted units I’ve seen and used. Being handheld it’s great to take outside the vehicle for recoveries and even on hikes. Also it has a really robust feeling to it so I’m not afraid to knock it around and am confidant it will give me many years of service.

Purchased in August 2019 for $249.00.

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Hi Matt, thanks for the review. We appreciate the feedback and wish you all the best with your future use. Oricom.

Dingo

Dingo

  • 2 reviews

How handy is this little beauty.

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Have found this hand held extremely useful both while travelling or on the farm.
When travelling my girlfriend in seperate cars she takes it with with her so we can keep in contact as I have an Oricom uhf fitted in my 4x4.
When on the farm I carry it with me when around the property in case of emergency or I hurt myself to be able to call help as we have limited phone reception and there always have trucks in the area that would be able to assist.

Date PurchasedNov 2017
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Hi Dingo, thanks for the message. We are glad to hear of your experience with the ULTRA550 and appreciate you taking the time to let others know. All the best with your future use. Oricom

Dingo
Dingo

Cheers, not a problem

Little box of wonder

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With being a long haul truck driver, the ability to have a portable radio is a luxury. With this small, but mighty radio, it’s been a real godsend, helping with hooking up multiple trailers, and helping to stay in contact with forklift operators while loading/unloading. It’s robust, after dropping it a few times, it bounces back and works like new. It’s easy to use, for me it was intuitive, and simple. It is lightweight for it’s size, easyily fitting in shirt pockets and being forgotten about. This radio does what it claims, with out any fuss or fanfare, I would definitely buy another radio when the time comes. Keep up the great work Oricom

Date PurchasedJan 2017
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Hi Lynton, thanks for the message. We appreciate your feedback on the ULTRA550 and thanks for taking the time to let others know of your experience with the unit. All the best, Oricom.


Scott

ScottGreater Melbourne (Inner), VIC

  • 3 reviews

Love this handy little radio

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Brilliant little radio that has become a key part our 4wd touring gear, and now loves in the car.
Small enough to keep in the glove box or the centre console, but still 5 watt power. It is so handy clear and easy to use, its become habit to grab to when ever jumping out. We've used it for spotting when 4wding, guiding back into the prefect camp spot (saves on the yelling and waving) and putting into the car of the one in the convoy who still hasn't got around to installing thier own oricon radio yet.
Highly recommend this taradio

Date PurchasedMay 2017
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Hi Scott, thanks for the review. We appreciate you taking the time to let others know of your experience and wish you all the best with your future use. All the best, Oricom.


MyAussieTravelGuide

MyAussieTravelGuideSouthAustralia

The perfect travelling companion!

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Date PurchasedFeb 2018
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Hi there, thanks for the message. We were glad to hear of your experience with the ULTRA550 and appreciate you taking the time to review the product and let others know of your experience. All the best, Oricom.

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