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People have often asked us about the radios we use. Now we have some spares we can offer them to you. We also have Birdfinders mugs to buy. A reminder of the tours you've been on. If you'd like to buy one or both of these please contact us.

Guide IR510 Nano N1 Thermal Imaging Monocular

Thermal Imager

Available from our friends at NHBS

Radios, as used on Scilly by Birdfinders


    Midland GXT1000

  • 22 Channels PLUS 28 EXTRA CHANNELS – Clear, crisp communication with easy button access
  • JIS4 Waterproof – Protection against light rain or splashing water from all directions on the radio
  • 284 Privacy Codes – Gives you up to 5560 channel options to help you block other conversations
  • 36 Mile Range – Longer range communication in open areas with little or no obstruction
  • X-TRA TALK Power – Maximum allowed by law
  • SOS Siren – Allows you to send out distress/locator signals in an emergency situation
  • Weather Scan – Easily scans the active weather channel in your area
  • Direct Call – Allows you to instantly contact one member of your party without alerting the others
  • NOAA Weather Alert Radio – Automatic alert for severe weather/hazard information 24/7
  • 10 Call Alerts – Different call tones to notify you of incoming calls from your group
  • eVOX – 9 Sensitivity Levels, Easy voice activation, No need for external microphone
  • Channel Scan – Automatically checks channels for activity
  • Dual Watch – Lets you monitor two channels
  • Vibrate Alert – Provides silent page / call notification
  • Auto Squelch – Removes annoying background noise
  • Keypad Lock – Locks in your selected settings
  • Whisper– Allows you to whisper and the receiving radio hears it at full volume
  • Monitor – Checks for any activity within your channel
  • HI/MED/LO Power Settings – Lets you adjust transmit power and conserve battery life
  • Roger Beep – Indicates call completion
  • Silent Operation – Turns off all tones for quiet operation
  • Bright Backlit Display [LCD] – Easy to read day or night
  • Keystroke Tones Audible tones with each key press

 £49.50 + £1.50 p&p each
Limited availability

Birdfinders Mugs

Available in classic yellow or sage green

£3.95 each + £1.50 p&p


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