Entries by Michael

Fight to Save Radio Australia’s HF Radio Broadcasts

Tecsun Radios Australia owner Garry Cratt was interviewed by ABC Rural yesterday (18/01/2017) about the ABC’s decision to end their shortwave radio transmission after almost 80 years. In a previous statement in December 2016, Michael Mason, ABC’s director of radio stated that: “While shortwave technology has served audiences well for many decades, it is now […]

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Tecsun PL365 Radio Jay Allen review

The Tecsun PL365 was recently reviewed by Radio Jay on his blog. Here are just a few of the things he had to say about the PL365 “The ETM has its own, temporary 100 station memory which is perfect for travelling to new areas where you can quickly populate that memory bank with receivable signals […]

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PL680 Reviews – Silicon Chip Magazine and More!

The Tecsun PL680 has been a long time coming to the Australian market so we’re very excited that Silicon Chip Magazine has featured this great new addition to our range of radios in their most recent December 2015 magazine’s Product Showcase. “For keen shortwave listeners, you’ll notice the difference in the PL680.” – Silicon Chip […]

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PL365 Tips and Tricks from Garry VK2YBX

The Tecsun PL365 is the only pocket-sized radio in the Tecsun range that offers an external antenna connection. It’s easy to use, portable and comes with a great list of features to make this pocket-radio perfect for the outdoors and for use as an emergency radio. Extended AM coverage The PL365 is configured so that […]

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Christmas Shipping Dates 2018

MERRY CHRISTMAS! Please note the dates below to ensure your Tecsun Radios gifts arrive before December 25… DESTINATION Last order via STANDARD POST Last order via EXPRESS POST Australia 14 December, 2pm AEDT 20 December, 2pm AEDT New Zealand 14 December, 2pm AEDT Please contact our friendly staff Rest of the World Please contact our […]

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AN100 Loop Antenna Top Tips

Radio reviewer Gary Ryan VK2ZKT has put together this great list of top tips for using the Tecsun AN100 Loop Antenna to help get the best AM reception with your radio. Tecsun AN100 Loop Antenna Top Tips by Gary Ryan: Place the radio and loop outside the house if possible on your veranda or outdoor entertaining […]

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AN100 Loop Antenna Review

Radio Reviewer Gary Ryan VK2ZKT wrote a AN100 Loop Antenna review Here are just a few of the things he had to say in his AN100 Loop Antenna review “Being a keen AM Broadcast Band listener the opportunity to purchase a loop antenna for AM reception cannot be overlooked.” “The AN100 Loop Antenna … looks like a piece of artwork … the finish […]

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We’re an Australian-owned family business

Tecsun Radios Australia is a second-generation, family-owned and operated Australian business that has established itself as the premier dedicated communications radio provider servicing Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific region. When you purchase a radio from Tecsun Radios Australia you are supporting a small Australian business that support local jobs and local industry. We […]

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Tecsun PL880 Radio Firmware 8820

Checking your Tecsun PL880 Radio Firmware 1/ The radio should be turned off. Press and hold ‘AM BW’. The display panel will turn on and display all functions. 2/ Press and hold ‘AM BW’ again. Your Tecsun PL880 Radio firmware will display as a 4-digit number. The latest firmware version is 8820. All of our Tecsun […]