The Yaesu FTM-400DR dual band mobile transceiver operates on 2 meters and 70 centimeters. Power is selectable at 50, 20 or 5 watts on either band. Enjoy very wideband receive from 108-470 and 800-999 MHz (less cellular).
Four scan modes are supported: VFO, Memory, Programmable Memory or Selected Memory. 500 Memories per band are available. Each memory can store: frequency, mode, tag, repeater information, tone, DCS, antenna squelch information, memory skip information and transmission output.
The screen background may be set to any of 5 colors (green, blue, orange, purple or gray). The FTM-400DR can capture images and video by connecting a USB camera (not supplied) and transmit and receive them. There is a port for a microSD card.
- Huge Color Display
- Altitude Display
- 500 Memories Per Band
- Band Scope
- Dual Reception
- TOT & APO
- Three RF Levels 5/20/50W
- Extended Receive
- Internal Clock - Calendar
- Four Scan Modes
- Image Receive/Transmit
Digital and Analog FM Capable
There is no to lose communications with friends who have not yet chosen to transistion to Digital. The FTM-400DR performs perfectly well using both Analog FM and C4FM Digital.
Big Beautiful Display
Radio Unit 5.5"(W) x 1.6"(H) x 4.9"(D) w/o Fan
Controller 5.5"(W) x 2.8"(H) x 0.8"(D) (140 x 72 x 20mm) w/o Knob
Approx. 2.64 lbs with Radio Unit, Controller, Control Cable
Enjoy the easy of operation that comes from the FTM-400 big 3.5-inch full color and its touch panel operation. The icon symbols, multi-function key display and pop-up messages are all displayed in high-resolution color thanks to the full-color, high luminance TFT liquid crystal screen. The settings and status of the wireless devices are displayed in an easy-to-understand format. You can perform various operations simply and easily by gently touching the screen.
Rugged Powerful Transmitter
Screen options include:
- Band Scope Screen
- Altitude Screen
- APRS® Screen
- Smart Navigation Screen
- Frequency Direct Input Screen
- Clock / Timer Screen
Transmitter RF Power Output: 50 W / 20 W / 5 W. Modulation Type: F1D, F2D, F3E: Variable Reactance Modulation, F7W: 4FSK (C4FM)
High Audio Output Power
Loud 3 Watt Audio Outputs with the internal speaker. 8 Watt output using Optional External Speaker (MLS-200-M10)
108 - 137 MHz (Air Band)
137 - 174 MHz (144 MHz HAM)
174 - 400 MHz (GEN1)
400 - 480 MHz (430 MHz HAM)
480 - 999.99 MHz (GEN2) Cellular Blocked (North American model)
144 - 146 MHz or 144 - 148 MHz
430 - 440 MHz or 430 - 450 MHz
1200/9600bps APRS® (Automatic Packet Reporting System) Data communication capability included.
The FTM-400DR is cross-band capable when in Analog mode; a very important feature for emergency situations, etc.
Built-in GPS receiver and antenna provides location, time, direction and APRS® information. A GPS Logging Function is included. External GPS devices can be connected.
Law abiding (where required) Hands-free operation is available by using the optional wireless Bluetooth® unit and headset. Optional Bluetooth® unit (BU-2) and Headset (BH-2A) are required.
Snapshot Function (Image Data Transmission)
Simply connect an MH-85A11U (option) microphone with camera. Press the microphone shutter button to take snapshots, and then the image data can be displayed on the screen, and easily sent to other C4FM FDMA digital transceivers.
Digital Group Monitor (GM) Function
Image data which was sent from a group member is displayed on the full-color screen. This image data also retains a time record and the GPS location data of the snapshot. It is easy to navigate to that pictured location by using back track function. In addition, you can observe on the screen, whether or not transmitted data was successfully received by the member station. The snapshot image or received data is stored in a high capacity micro SD card. You can recall and send that image data from the SD card anytime. The pictures and data files may be easily viewed and edited by using a personal computer.
* Micro SD card (not included) is required for the Snapshot function
The digital GM function automatically checks whether members registered to a group are within the communication range, and displays information such as the distance and orientation for each call sign on the screen. This useful function not only enables you to see which friends are within communication range, it also permits you to see at a glance where all group members are located. Additionally, this function can be used to send messages and image data between group members. The Digital Group Monitor applies to direct communications between members; it is not applicable through a repeater.
Smart Navigation Function
This is valuable feature for public service group activites, Search & Rescue operations, and any number of other uses limited only by your imagination!
Real-time navigation function enables location checking at any time. In digital V/D mode, information such as position data is transmitted together with voice signals so the distance and direction to the other stations can be displayed in real-time while communicating with them.
The Backtrack Function enables navigation to a registered location at the touch of a button. When hiking or camping, simply register your starting point or campsite before departure, and the distance and orientation from the current location are displayed on the screen.
Voice Guide and Recording Function
This is valuable feature for Search & Rescue operations as well as casual hiking and camping.
Optional Voice Guide Unit (FVS-2) announces your current operating frequency, band change and APRS® messages. You can record up to 5 minutes of received signals, or continuously record the last 30 seconds of received audio.
Other Useful Features
- Real-time Band Scope with uninterrupted RX audio
- 500 Memory Channels for each A(Main) band and B(Sub) band
- Storage of the Memory channels and personal settings on an inserted micro SD card
- By using a micro SD card, it is easy to copy and transfer the radio data to other compatible radios
- Versatile Scanning Receiver for Monitoring Enthusiasts (VFO Scan, Memory Scan, etc)
- Analog and Digital Clock
- Timer function: Event timer with Lap or count down functions
* The Bluetooth® name and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such trademarks by Yaesu Co., Ltd. is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
* APRS® is a registered trademark of Bob Bruninga, WB4APR.
||Amateur VHF/UHF transceiver
|Frequency range:||TX: 144-146 /430-440 MHz (Europe)
RX: General coverage
|Mode:||TX: FM/NFM/DV (C4FM FDMA, 9.6 Kbps)
RX: AM/FM/NFM/DV (C4FM FDMA, 9.6 Kbps)
|RF Power output:||Hi: 50 / 50 W
Mid: 20 / 20 W
Lo: 5 / 5 W
|Receiver system:||Double conversion
|Sensitivity:||108-137 MHz: 0.8 µV
137-140 MHz: 0.2 µV
140-150 MHz: 0.16 µV
150-174 MHz: 0.25 µV
174-336 MHz: 0.8 µV
336-420 MHz: 0.25 µV
420-470 MHz: 0.16 µV
470-540 MHz: 0.3 µV
540-899 MHz: 0.8 µV
|Selectivity:||12 kHz @ -6 dB
30 kHz @ -60 dB
|Current drain:||RX: 0.5 A
TX: 10.3 A
|Dimensions (W*H*D):|| Panel:140 × 72 × 20 mm (5.51 × 2.83 × 0.79 in)
Chassis: 140 × 40 × 125 mm.
|Weight:||1.15 kg (2.5 lbs) (panel + chassis + cable)
|Other:||Large color touch screen.
Packet 1200/9600bd ready.
- BH-2A Bluetooth mono headset.
Requires BU-2 and CD-40 .
- BU-2 Bluetooth adapter unit for radio.
- CD-40 Charger cradle only for BH-2A.
Requires PA-46B AC adapter.
- FVS-2 Voice Guide Unit.
- MH-42C6J Hand Microphone.
- MH-48A6JA DTMF Hand Microphone.
- MH-85A11U Microphone with Snap Shot camera (320 x 240).
- MMB-98 Vacuum bracket for control head.
- PA-46B AC wall charger (for CD-40).
PC Connection cable for Yaesu FTM-400DR (as supplied)
FTM-400DR Operating Manual PDF file ( 24.09 MB )
FTM-400DR Instruction Manual (APRS Edition) PDF ( 10.56 MB )
FTM-400DR Instruction Manual (GM Edition) ( 4.52 MB )
FTM-400DR/DE Brochure PDF ( 2.52 MB )
Yaesu System Fusion Introduction
YouTube Video (14:59)