UPDATE 25/07/2016 : The end of an era? ... The Midland 248XL (the last of their premium XL/Excel range) is now discontinued and no longer available.
It was 'no stock left' at suppliers in May but we still had a few units, now the last has been sold and no more are available
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CB Radios for an alternative Midland 248 XL £125 + £8 for Next Working Day Courier Delivery (Weekdays) Lowest Price - Guaranteed
Midland's top-of-the-range CB! features PA (public Address) & lots of other useful facilities
Traditional "swing needle" signal meter and large backlit LCD display which you can switch to show either channel number or frequency readout.
Nicely built and works well, the earlier version of this was voted "CB Best Buy" in LRO (Land Rover Owner magazine) test in April 2002
Our Opinion : The Midland 248 Excel is an excellent set - top grade components used, well designed, good facilities which are well implemented. The new Surface Mount Technology board design should give the unit a long life in tough environments... a worthy flagship to the Midland 2015 range of CB's! SIZE : 154 mm Wide 55 mm High 175 mm Deep
MAIN FEATURES : Legal in UK and most of Europe "Noise Killer" ESP squelch - advanced squelch allows you to hear people, even when below the squelch level Large LCD display can be switched to show either channel number or frequency plus band and function indicators PA facility - great for recovery situations and attracting help - needs PA horn under bonnet Analogue "swinging needle" shows received signal and transmitted power to a higher accuracy than LCD displays 5 Instant access memory channels that you can program with your most frequently used channels Dual Watch facility allows monitoring of 2 channels at once Scan facility sweeps the current band looking for busy channels EMG button for instant access to the emergency channel (09) Last Channel Recall (LCR) button takes you back to the last channel you were talking on Rotary controls for Mic Gain and RF Gain (these should be turned up fully clockwise in normal operation) Extension speaker output socket on the back AM/FM switch works as UK/EU band change switch when in UK mode
SUPPLIED WITH : Mounting bracket with fixing screws and side screws for set Power lead with non-reversible quick disconnect and inline fuse Screw-on Microphone clip Instruction manual ADVANCED OFFROADER PACKAGE Complete kit with Midland 248 XL and choice of aerial and mounting... at a discounted price REPLACEMENT ORIGINAL MIC Replacement Midland 248 XL Microphone DIN MOUNTING KIT TTi branded DIN size mounting kit (fits the space for a car stereo) DIN MOUNTING KIT Compatible DIN size mounting kit (fits the space for a car stereo) CIGARETTE LIGHTER PLUG FITTED We can fit a cigar plug to the power lead for you... it's only £2 ! ADVICE PAGES Information about CB, choosing, installing and using ALL THESE FACILITIES! Information about what controls do what on a CB MULTI-STANDARD CB'S Information about the Multi-Standard CB Radios MIDLAND 248 XL, MULTI STANDARD CB RADIO £125.00 Price Includes VAT
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