There are various types of telemetry receivers available through Africa Wildlife Tracking, some examples include:
  Comunications Specialists R-1000 Telemetry Handheld Receiver
Dual Front END Also covers 216-222 MHZ.
Factory tuned to any 4 MHz wide segment in the 148 - 174 MHz Band.
Very high sensitivity of -148 to -150 dBm.
Variable RF Gain control with 80dB range.
Step increments programmable in .1 KHz, .2KHz, .5KHz, or 1.0KHz steps.
Digital signal strength meter that responds to narrow telemetry pulses.
Loud 120mw audio output.
999 non-volatile memory channels. Each one with alphanumeric comment field and .1KHz (100Hz) resolution frequency storage.
Scans through all memory channels. Dwell time on each channel is programmable from 1 to 30 seconds in 1 second steps. Any memory channels can easily be programmed out of the scan sequence.
Audible beep feedback when any key is pushed confirms entry and can be programmed on or off.
For illumination in darkness, the display and keyboard are back lit with LEDs for 5 seconds when lamp key is pushed. If key is held for 2 seconds, LEDs will stay on continuously until key is pushed again.
Supplied with 4 high capacity NiMH rechargeable batteries for 12 hour operation.
Also supplied with both 110vac wall charger and l2vdc cigarette lighter charger.
Both chargers will charge and operate receiver with good, dead, or no batteries.
Easy slide off battery compartment door to allow operation off regular “AA” alkaline batteries.
Also supplied with tough nylon case with belt loop, rubber duck antenna for nondirectional use, belt clip, and wrist strap.
1 year warranty.

Selectivity: 6dB down @ ± 1.2 KHz, 60dB down @ ± 2.2KHz
Receive Mode: CW
Antenna Impedance: 50 ohms
Antenna Jack: Standard BNC (BNC female)
Power Requirements: 4.8vdc (4 ea “AA” Ni-cad or NiMH rechargeable batteries),
or 6.0vdc (4 ea "AA" Alkaline batteries), or 9-16vdc from
supplied 110 vac wall or cigarette lighter charger
Current Drain: 160ma. at maximum audio output
Dimensions: 6.1” (15.5cm) high, 2.6” (6.6cm) wide, 1.5” (3.8cm) deep, less knobs
Weight: 12.4oz. (352 g) with supplied NiMH rechargeable batteries
Headphone Jack: Top Mounted 3.5mm (1/8”) mono headphone jack

Mono Headset model RA-13 is also available for use with the R-1000 handheld receiver


Model RA-150 (Yagi-type) with Frequency spread 148-152mHz. Weighs 25 oz. Folded dimensions (inches) 33.5x4x1 and unfolded dimensions (inches) 32x39.75x1.75

Other types of antennas are also available through Africa Wildlife Tracking such as:

      - AWT "H" Two-element Yagi Aluminium Antenna

      - AWT Four-element Yagi Aluminium Antenna

      - Telonics RA-14K rubber-duck "H" Antenna




2m 16mm pole SPLIT in 2x1m
1m 25mm pole
1.5 m 25mm pole
1.5m 25mm pole (12 + 8mm thread)
2m 25mm pole
2m 25mm pole Split in 2x1m (12 + 8mm thread)
Brass Adaptor 8mm to 12mm
Brass Adaptor 12mm to 10mm
5cc Brass plunger
10cc Brass plunger
5cc Aluminium plunger
10cc Aluminium plunger
Pole syringes - aluminium or brass in 5cc, 10cc or 20cc sizes
Poles - telescope extends to 2,4m
16mm pole - 1m, 1,5m, or 2m long
25mm pole - 1m, 1,5m or 2m long



    Various customized maps and satellite imagery are available through Africa Wildlife Tracking
    Other accessories are available through Africa Wildlife Tracking include:
- Clips
- Coaxial cable
- Marker collars
     Switch boxes are also available on request
  Contact sales for more information