We would once again like to reassure our customers, both current and new, that we are open and working to help you. We are open 08:30- 17:00 Monday to Friday as usual. The deliveries are continuing including next day option. We are following the guidance […]
The use of waterproof walkie talkies is becoming more and more popular due to different working or leisure environments. Whilst some devices are fully waterproof, there are others which are weatherproof or water resistant. A weatherproof or water-resistant walkie talkie will only be suitable when […]
We understand you may not want to invest heavily into a radio system, so hiring is an option that can fill that gap. We offer hire of many types of radios including Atex. Most manufacturers that we sell are also available for hire including Motorola. […]
IP Radio system from Icom is an innovative system providing outstanding audio quality and flexibility that is the ideal choice for many industries, including retail, hospitality, factories, warehousing and NHS among many others. With its unique operation in using an existing IP/WLAN network the radio […]
You might have noticed that emails sent to Apex Radio Systems bounce back. We are aware that this issue affects some people and are working to fix it. If you cannot contact us through email, please send us a message through LiveChat or call us: […]
We realise sourcing communications equipment may well not be a task you often undertake. This is why we wrote this simple guide on ATEX radio hire to help you. We hope it answers a few questions you may have. If not, give us a call. […]
Unless you are using Licence-Free radios, you are required by law to hold a valid radio licence. When operating fully licensed radios, a licence is required to operate the equipment legally whilst the licence is valid. These licenses are acquired, monitored, and regulated by the […]
Do you currently work within the agriculture sector and need the use of two-way radios? You might currently be using your mobile phones to communicate but struggle to receive a constant signal. Ditch the mobile phones! Two-Way Radios are the most cost-effective alternative for you […]
Atex Radios mean they are intrinsically safe. For those who have enquiring minds, Atex is an acronym for Atmospheres Explosible. What does Atex mean ? According to the HSE in the UK “ATEX is the name commonly given to the two European Directives for controlling […]
Even under ordinary circumstances, you want to look after your investments, as it is paramount two way radios are kept in prime condition as they are such a vital tool to workforce. One of the ways this can be achieved is by regular cleaning of […]
When searching online for a suitable walkie talkie, you may have come across some that have VOX capabilities and wondered what VOX stands for. You will more than likely see this feature listed on many popular radios, especially the Motorola TLKR range, or noticed some […]
For many years, Apex Radio Systems have helped provide radio equipment to a few members of professional hunts. With written permission, we are happy to code your current equipment to the frequencies provided to whichever hunt you are looking to take part in. As well […]
As the Country looks towards reinstating the workforce and a move is being made to get people back to work and education, a company’s number 1 priority is the safety of its workforce. Even now where possible and safe to do so people are starting […]
When the call came from one of our partner sellers – Elite MSG, asking how soon we could supply a radio system for a major manufacturer of Covid-19 testing kits, everyone at Apex pulled together to install and deliver a Motorola solution in super quick […]
Apex Radio Systems are following the ramifications the COVID-19 crisis is having worldwide and in the UK. We would like to reassure our customers, both current and new, that we are here to help you. We will support you throughout these testing times and strive […]
Over the 30 years, Apex has strived to provide the customers with the best possible solution under the safest guidelines. Having now just under 30 staff members, Apex is always looking to help the local community through apprenticeships and staff training. The below accreditations go […]
I have been doing work experience at Apex for 6 weeks now and have really enjoyed my time here so far. During my time here I have worked with all the departments ranging from sales and marketing to service. Before I started at Apex I […]
Apex has launched a Business Watch radio scheme in Wylde Green, Sutton Coldfield with support of West Midlands Police. The scheme is currently supporting a small number of shops helping to prevent crime and disorder. If you would like to be part of the scheme […]
Sam is our Service Technician. Sam’s responsibilities include programming of the radios, dispatching goods, and installation of radio equipment. You may recognise Sam as he has worked for Apex in the past, Sam has recently rejoined after a small time away from the company. Q. […]
The theory of Two Way Radios goes back more than 100 years, the technology still prevails today. Also known as Walkie Talkies, Two Way Radios are used in many industries from Manufacturing to Education. Where It All Began In 1888, proved that it was possible […]
Jackson is our Service Technician, now Workshop Controller, has been in the radio business since 2005. Jackson takes care of the engineering side of the jobs and travels all over the country visiting our clients’ sites, completing site surveys, and installing radio equipment. Q. How […]
What is a drop-in charger? Rather than inserting anything into the radio to charge, the drop in charge works by placing the radio into the cradle. The pins on the charger connect to the metal circles at the back of the radio, making charging easier. […]
Apex has had a very busy and industrious 2019, Attending and exhibiting at numerous communications events throughout the UK and offering quality radio solutions to many customers both existing and new. 2019 saw a large deployment of a Shopwatch scheme in Birmingham City centre with […]
Following on from a long line of apprentices who have previously passed, Hayley has recently been awarded a distinction in ‘Customer Service Practitioner Level 2’. Starting the course in August 2017, Hayley has developed her working skills through great management and a high level of […]
With so many Walkie Talkies now in the market to choose from it is becoming increasingly difficult to know which walkie talkies are best for you. What are Walkie Talkies? You should consider buying license-free radios if you work over a smaller area and you […]
More and more schools, colleges and universities are turning to two-way radios to protect their institutions against potential threats outside and also inside the classroom walls. It is a simple form of communication and is accessible instantly to all users.
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Motorola Solutions have recently signalled the discontinuation of the Motorola T80, although there is still limited available stock of the Motorola T80 radios.
With the summer coming to an end and the fast approach of Autumn and Winter – are you prepared for everything the upcoming months may throw at you?
As of 1st July 2018, the latest SOLAS regulations changed, the goal of the regulations is to enforce safety in case of an emergency on board. All ships must now have 2 two way radios on board, the radios must be explosion proof and intrinsically safe.