The 380 will work with many microphones except condenser mikes which require phantom bias voltage. But if you can find a "matching" mike for $45, that sounds like a good deal to me.
Originally Posted by MB104
A G5RV works on 80-40-20-12 meters, so it's kind of a "4-band" antenna. The KWM-380 does not have an internal antenna tuner of any sort, so you'd probably need one unless you use antennas that are well matched.
Try it out, receiving; that will allow you to check the functionality of all the front panel controls (switches and potentiometers) and give them some exercise, which after lengthy storage they might need.
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