Go Kit Checklist – Everyday Carry

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A checklist like this is a good idea

 

Make / Model of Radio _______________________________________

You HT Go-Kit might contain:
[  ]   Manual, or Cheat Sheets for radio(s)
[  ]   1/4 wave Whip Antenna/Counterpoise
[  ]   Aftermarket External Antenna (Roll-Up J- Pole or other)
[  ]   Method to Deploy Antenna, SMA/BNC/PL-259 adapters, Feed Line
[  ]   More adapters
[  ]   Dry cell battery for your radio
[  ]   Spare Batteries (Alkaline is always nice)
[  ]   Storage Box/Bag
[  ]   Belt Holder / clip
[  ]   Speaker/Mic – (No VOX please)
[  ]   Headset – (No VOX please)
[  ]   Chargers – 120V AND 12VDC
[  ]   Extra Power? ( Jump Battries ? )
[  ]   5 to 7 days of the meds that keep you going.
[  ]   Pocket notebook / pen
[  ]   LED Flashlight
[  ]   Extra batteries for flashlight
[  ]   Cloning Cable
[  ]   Personal First aid kit

Things you should be able to do:

Set Simplex Frequency and program to Memory (146.415 , 146.52)
Set radio for repeater operation, with tone and set to memory [146.120(+) 100.0]
Switch between memory and VFO
Adjust RF Power out
Open Squelch
Monitor Repeater Input Frequency

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