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The PKT-23 is a license free two way radio from Kenwood. A simple and compact design, all keys that the PKT-23 uses for operation are located on the front panel of the radio. Coming as standard with an antenna, charger and 1430mAh KNB-71L Li-Ion battery that will be fit for use for up to 15 hours with the battery saver turned on.

The PKT-23 had the ability to perform voice activation with compatible headsets, VOX voice activation allows for hands free communication should it be needed in your working environment. Both a proceed and release tone is present when activating the PTT (Push to Talk) button, ensuring that no communications are cut off between users.

Built to IP54 standards, this means that the PKT-23 doesn’t only have a limited ingress protection against dust, but is also resistant to splashes of water from all directions. Built to Military Standards (MIL-STD-810 C/D/E/F/G) means that the PKT-23 is rugged and reliable, although compact in size this radio will stand up to some of the harsher conditions it can be put through in the working environments it is operating in.

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PKT-23 Front Panel

On the front panel you will see speaker, microphone, PTT button, volume and 2 programmable buttons.

Kenwood PKT-23 Front Panel Diagram

PKT-23 Sockets

PKT-23 has accessory socket and USB charging socket on the top panel.

Kenwood PKT-23 Top Panel Sockets Diagram

PKT-23 Status LED

PKT-23 has a tri-colour status LED.

Kenwood PKT-23 Front Panel Diagram

PKT-23 Belt Clip

PKT-23 has a very strong sprint belt-clip.

Kenwood PKT-23 Front Panel Diagram

Default Programmed Frequencies

Channel Frequency (MHz) CTCSS
1 446.00625 94.8Hz
2 446.09375 88.5Hz
3 446.03125 103.5Hz
4 446.06875 79.7Hz
5 446.04375  118.8Hz
6 446.01875 123.0Hz
7 446.08125 127.3Hz
8 446.05625 85.4Hz

Kenwood PKT-23 Features

  • Simple and Compact design
  • Intuitive to operate - all keys are on the front panel
  • Small, light and slim
  • Includes all 8 PMR446 Channels pre-programmed
  • Comes complete with Battery, Charger and Belt Clip
  • 3-colour LED (Red, Orange, Green)
  • Battery Charging via USB socket
  • Battery Saver Mode
  • Busy Channel Lock-out
  • Calling Alert
  • Compact Design
  • 3.5mm Earphone Jack Socket
  • Enhanced Kenwood Audio
  • Key Lock
  • 2 Programmable Function Keys
  • PTT Proceed Tone
  • PTT Release Tone
  • Scan Feature
  • Tone Alert
  • VOX / Voice Annunciation
  • Windows PC Programming and Tuning
  • Wireless Cloning Function
  • IP54 Ingress Protection
  • 8 Channels
  • 12.5KHz Spacing
  • 15 Hours (Max) Battery Life
  • Only 110g

Technical Information

Included In The Box Radio, Battery, Charger and Belt Clip
Accessory Connector None
Display Non-display
Analogue or Digital Analogue
Band (VHF or UHF) PMR446
Frequency Range N/A
Channels 8
Signalling Type CTCSS, DCS
Ingress Protection IP54
Commodity Code 8525600000 - Transceivers
Type / Group Handheld Radio
Height (mm) 85
Width (mm) 46
Depth (mm) 21
Weight 110.0000
Brand Kenwood
Model PKT-23
Manufacturer Part Number PKT-23

Kenwood PKT-23 Accessories

Here are just some of the accessories available for the Kenwood PKT-23. For the full list of accessories, pleae see our dedicated Kenwood PKT-23 accessories category.

Kenwood KNB-71L Battery for PKT-23
Kenwood KSC-44CR Single Charger (Pod Only) for PKT-23
Kenwood KSC-44M 6-Way PSU
Kenwood KSC-44S
Kenwood KMB-44 (PKT-23) Rack Charger Platform
Kenwood KBH-20
Kenwood Lanyard with Detachable Clip
Kenwood KHS-33 Earbud Headset with In-Line PTT
Kenwood KHS-34 C-Ring Earpiece with In-Line PTT
Kenwood KPG-182D PKT-23 Programming Software


Below is a list of downloads for the Kenwood PKT-23. If you would like further information on the Kenwood PKT-23 please call 01425 533 533.

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