Hurricane season is just getting started this year and an earthquake last week on the east coast followed by Hurricane Irene shortly after should be a wake up call to all of us that we need to be prepared in the event of an emergency! This Eton FR160R Microlink Self-Powered AM/FM/NOAA Weather Radio with Flashlight, Solar Power, and Cell Phone Charger is a GREAT item to have on hand in the event of an emergency and Amazon has a GREAT deal on it today – it’s on sale for just $26.69!
Here are the technical details:
- AM (520-1710 KHz) and FM (87-108MHz)
- NOAA weatherband ? all 7 channels
- Built-in 3 white LED light source
- Powered by solar or dynamo both of which charge internal Ni-MH battery
- USB cell phone charger
For more tips for preparing for a hurricane or other emergencies, check out this post here–>Six Tips for Preparing for a Hurricane and Other Emergencies
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