BearCom Introduces the BC1000 Two-Way Radio!

Dust-Tight, Waterproof and Weighs Only Eight Ounces

August 10, 2016, Dallas, TX—BearCom, the nation’s largest provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions, announced today the availability of the new BC1000 analog two-way radio from BearCom. The BC1000 is replacing the BC100, both made exclusively for BearCom by Icom America.

bc1000leftface“The new BC1000 is the perfect addition to the BearCom lineup of rugged and affordable two-way radios,” said BearCom’s Product & Purchasing Manager, Hugh Johnston. “With the list price at $229, this will be a popular choice among customers seeking a compact, waterproof, dust-tight, and affordable two-way radio with VHF and UHF versions. It has an array of user-friendly features including advanced audio and emergency signaling generally found in more complex and costly models.”

The BC1000 is perfect for schools, construction crews, theme parks, manufacturing and much more. There are two versions of the BC1000:

  • BC1000V model operates on 16 VHF channels with up to 5 watts of power, 135-174MHz frequency
  • BC1000U model operates on 16 UHF channels with up to 4 watts of power, 450-512MHz frequencyTeacher with student radio

The BC1000 features an IP67 dust-tight and waterproof rating, Mil Spec Standard 810 C-G, a compact form factor, plus the unit weighs only eight ounces.

Supplied accessories for the BC1000 include: stubby antenna (UHF model, standard) or FA-SC56VS (VHF), battery (BP-278), rapid charger (BC-213) and a belt clip (MB-133). For more information on the BC1000, contact BearCom at 800.527.1670.

About BearCom

BearCom provides a broad line of high-performance wireless communications products, services, and complete mobility solutions. Founded in 1981, BearCom is America’s only nationwide dealer and integrator of wireless communications equipment, serves customers from 33 branch offices located throughout the U.S. and employs approximately 400 people. BearCom is headquartered in the Dallas, Texas area. For more information, visit

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