Personal 2-Way

Personal Two-Way Communications

  • Telephones – It is essential in the back country to keep a Hard “Land” line.  These will work even when the electricity is out.  Satellite and Internet Telephones will not work.
  • Cellphones – will work for a time without electricity, but the coverage is still very limited.
  • Internet Communications will not work unless you are able to power your computer, router, and any other equipment in your house to get the signal out.
  • Walkie Talkie or Family radio are excellent ways to communicate short distances.  Click here to find out more. Walkie Takie Radio
  • HAM Radio or Amateur Radio is a way to communicate long distance with other HAM Radio operators.  You must have a license to operate.  Click here for more information. HAM Radio info