This unit could be a lifesaver. It scans and receives 2-meter Ham radio traffic, a regularly used communications tool for large-scale emergency-response teams. Plus, they receive crystal-clear AM, FM and weather/emergency bands. Alarm clock. Memory. Auto scan. Headphone jack. Runs for 250 hours on four D batteries (not included). Dimensions: 6-1/2"H x 11"W x 4"D. Color: Black.