A new and innovative concept in radio stations of 27 Mhz. With complete features, the ARES is distinguished by its small size, especially in a matter of depth, ideal for those vehicles which have a reduced hole to place the station.
Its box dimensions are: 14 cm width x 12 cm depth x 4 cm height. Below you can find a scheme with both the external dimensions of the box as with the buttons and connexions. LAFAYETTE ARES BLACK. CB 27 Mhz transceiver. BLACK colour.
Complies with the E24 legislation authorizing installing electronic equipment on public transport vehicles
CONTROLS AND CONNECTORS: FUNCTIONS AND USES
1 ON / OFF and Volume Control
This control sets up the device and adjusts the volume to receive more satisfactory sound.
2 SQUELCH Control
Turn this control clockwise to mute the device when a clear signal is received and can only hear noise, doing this will achieve a quieter and more comfortable standby status.
3 AM / FM Selector
Press this button to select AM or FM.
4 SCAN button
Your station incorporates a CB channel scan function. This feature allows you to scroll through 40 channels and stop on the channel it is busy, and will remain on that channel during about 7 seconds after the end of the conversation is detected, thereupon will resume scanning the channels again. To activate this function press the SCAN button, the display will show the operation. If you would like to end the action of scanning, press the SCAN button again or the PTT button on the microphone, this will finish the scan function.
5 CHANNEL 9 / RESET button
Press this button in case of emergency, this will lead you immediately to Channel 9 (emergency channel). This button can also be used as a RESET when the station does not work properly. Press and hold this button while turning on the radio to reset the device. When doing this, the letters RS will appear on the screen and the station will reset to the initial factory settings.
6 UP (up) / DOWN (down) channel selector
Press the UP or DOWN buttons to select the desired channel. When these buttons are quickly pressed change the channels up or down depending on which button you choose.
7 Power cable connection
Connect the power cable to the vehicle battery (red wire to positive 13.8 volts and black wire to ground) or power supply (in the same way as in the battery). Pay close attention to this step, a wrong connection (reverse polarity) or a higher voltage supply to 13.8 volts can damage the equipment.
The station has a connector on the rear side for connecting external speaker with a plug type 3.5 mm jack