C4FM/FM 144/430 MHz – DUAL BAND 50 W DIGITAL TRANSCEIVER
FTM-100DR American, Asian and Australian versions
FTM-100DE European version
A Digital Mobile Transceiver for a New Age,with a Wide Variety of Mobile Operations Made Possible Through Advanced C4FM Technology
An easy-to-read graphical interface and user-friendly operation via a full dot-matrix display
The full dot-matrix display, provides magnificent image reproduction. The various screens and icons permit rapid access to operating parameters, menu setting, GPS, APRS location and message functions.
The white-LED backlight provides ample brightness and contrast, for improved visibility.The display screens guide you in using the advanced features and changing operating settings.
FM friendly digital operation made possible by AMS (Automatic Mode Select)
You have the choice between of three digital modes using the C4FM protocol, as well as an analog FM mode. The digital modes make effective use of the 12.5 kHz bandwidth for high-quality voice communication, image transmission, messages and data exchange features to accommodate many new operating features.
AMS (Automatic Mode Select)
C4FM Digital products from Yaesu, feature integrated support for C4FM Digital modes, for analog communication, Internet communication, and more. Thanks to the combination of FM friendly design and the AMS function which automatically selects the best mode in any given situation, the user can enjoy optimal performance without worrying about digital vs. analog FM selection.
V/D Mode (Voice/Data Simultaneous Communication Mode) The digital voice signal is transmitted using one half of the bandwidth. Simultaneously the other half of the 12.5 kHz bandwidth channel is used for error correction the audio signal and the accompanying data. The V/D Digital mode provides the ideal balance of error correction and audio quality with the Digital Clear Voice technology developed for C4FM digital.
Voice FR Mode (Voice Full Rate Mode)
This mode uses the full 12.5 kHz bandwidth to transmit digital voice data. The increased audio data permits high quality voice communication.
Data FR Mode (High Speed Data Communication Mode) This high-speed data communication mode uses the full 12.5 kHz bandwidth for data communication. The switches to Data FR mode when transmitting Snapshot pictures, and can be used to transmit large quantities of data at high speed.
Analog FM Mode
Analog FM is effective when weak signal strength causes audio drop out in the digital mode, The FM mode enables communication up to the borderline of the noise level.
The FTM-100D supports WIRES-X, an Internet communication system for amateur radio
Connect the FTM-100D to a WIRES-X node station and enjoy worldwide long-distance communications on VHF/UHF bands via the Internet. WIRES-X is an Internet communication system for Amateur radio. In addition to high quality voice communication based on C4FM digital technology, WIRES-X incorporates user-friendly internet linking features, such as the node ID display and the room activity monitor display. Advanced features
Support for Sophisticated C4FM Digital Functions
Digital GM Function (Digital Group Monitor Function)
The digital GM function automatically makes known when members registered to a GM are within communication range. The distance, direction and call sign are shown on the screen.
The GM function facilitates the exchange of location data, messages and images between active GM group members.
include Internet News Station and image data transmission. The FTM-100D may be connected to the optional HRI-200 WIRES-X Internet Linking Kit to easily establish a WIRES-X node station. The FTM-100D is ideally suited for use in a node station; also the display backlight can be turned off.
Image Data Transmission
Snapshots received from other stations or images downloaded from the WIRES-X News Station are stored on a microSD card. Image data can be viewed and edited using a personal computer.
* The MH-85A11U Camera Speaker Microphone cannot be connected.
Smart Navigation Function
Real-time navigation function enables location checking at any time
Digital V/D Mode communicates the location data simultaneously with the digitized voice signal, allowing you to view the distance, direction, and call sign of the received station in real time while communicating. This makes it possible to confirm your position and the other station in situations while hiking and driving, where the positions are constantly changing, providing an easy way to meet or join routes.
A variety of features that ensures ease of use
Large front panel LED indicator
The FTM-100D has a large BUSY/TX indicator that shows the Transmit/Receive status and the communication mode at the same time. You can see the current communication mode at a glance.
High sensitivity wideband reception
The FTM-100D provides continuous receiver coverage from 108 to 999.99 MHz with high sensitivity reception. Excellent receiver performance for AM/FM and shortwave broadcasts, etc.
Dual Watch Function
The FTM-100D is capable of periodically briefly monitoring the Home channel and, when a signal is detected, automatically stopping to receive it.
■ microSD card slot
The microSD card slot on the front of the transceiver accepts microSD cards (up to 32 GB). Large amounts of data, such frequency memory channels, received image data can be stored on the card.
■ 50 W high power output
Yaesu’s unique transmitter circuit design supports the high performance operation. Powerful 50 W RF output (VHF/UHF Amateur bands) ensures stable long-distance communications.
■ Front panel separation
The front panel can be separated from the main body for custom installation. You can also join the front panel to the main unit.
*10 feet (3 m) control cable is included as standard. An optional 20 feet (6 m) control cable is available.
■ 1200/9600 bps APRS® Data communication
APRS® information display, received station list display, message transfer, as well as SmartBeaconing™ are also supported. You will be able to track your APRS® movement on the Internet websites.
■ APRS® Display
FTM-100D displays the positions, heading directions of the station, distances, etc.
■ APRS® List
The station List function stores up to 60 stations with the individual APRS® data
■ High sensitivity GPS antenna
A high sensitivity 66 channel GPS antenna is provided as a standard feature.
■ GPS logging capability
With the built-in GPS antenna, your own location information can be recorded on a microSD card and plotted later by map software on a PC.
■ Powerful audio output
The built-in speaker supports 3 W of output and the optional MLS-200-M10 external speaker supports 8 W of audio output.
■ Frequency announcement and message recording/playback functions
The optional FVS-2 Voice Guide Unit is supported. The FVS-2 announces the operating frequency. You can record and play back a received message.
■ The optional SMB-201 Desktop Cooling Fan can be installed on the FTM-100D
The SMB-201 efficiently cools the heat generated from the FTM-100D when transmission continues for long periods of time. For instance: when the transceiver is used as a WIRES-X node station, or when operating packet communications.
*Simultaneous reception on A bands and B bands is not supported.
Other useful features
- Large-capacity 500 channel memory for each of VFO-A and VFO-B
- Detachable front panel may be mounted in a convenient operating location using the optional MMB-98 multi-angle vacuum cup mounting bracket. © AMS TX mode that allows the user to set the fixed transmission mode when using the AMS function © ARS (Auto Repeater Shift) Function
- Key lock function prevents inadvertent operations of the transceiver
- Automatic Power-Off (APO) feature automatically turns the transceiver off when there have been no operations carried out within a preset period of time © Time-Out-Timer (TOT)
- Versatile scanning capabilities including VFO scan and memory scan
- Hands-free operation is enabled via the BU-2 Bluetooth® unit (optional)
- GPS data input and output capability
- Highly accurate 24-hour Clock by GPS receiver
- Voltage display
MH-48A6JA multifunctional microphone with a DTMF that provides the user with quick access to major functions
- [ 1 ] to [ 0 ] Enters the numbers and letters
- [#] Changes the VFO/Memory operating mode of the operating band
- [ # ] Activates the GM (Group Monitor) functions
- [ A ] Switches the operating band to Band A
- [ B ] Switches the operating band to Band B
- [ C ] Adjusts the squelch level
- [ D ] Switches the display
- [P1] Turns off the squelch (T.CALL: European version)
- [P2] Recalls the receiver home channel
- [P3] Changes the communication mode
- [P4] Changes the transmit power
*Functions to be assigned to [P1] through [P4] can be selected from among 16 functions.