PRC-91 is a non- tactical portable radio, used by the
American Navy .
Informations about this radio are very sparse (like informations about other non- tactical radios).
All these non- tactical radios are developed from commercial radios.
The PRC-91 uses one housing, even though it was developed from two different radios, and mainly
was built by two companies:
was developed from the commercial "Repco Model 10-8 (810-009-010)"; it works on 132 .. 150.8 MHz,
has one (optionally 4) (crystal)- channels, and 2 W (optionally 4 W) HF power. It needs a 12 .. 15V- battery,
and was introduced abt. 1968.
was developed from the commercial "Motorola Model HT-200 (Z23DEN1100A)", it works on 132 .. 150 MHz,
has one (optionally 2) (crystal)- channels, and 1.4 W HF power. It needs a 14 V- battery; and
was introduced abt. 1965.
Also known is a 2m- RCA- version called PRC-94Vx;
and a 4m- version by Comco.
Other non- tactical radios in the collection are:
PRC-59 [ << CLICK ]
PRC 127 [ << CLICK ]
RT209 / PRC21 [ << CLICK ]
- Frequency range:
- 132 .. 150 MHz or
- 30 .. 50 MHz
- HF output:
- 2 W (optionally 4 W)
- 1 (optionally 2 or 4)
- Quarter-wave rod antenna, extendable
- 12 .. 15 V; or 14V (depends on version)