I have Yaesu 7900 2m/440 radio that I will be putting in the JK. I still need to pick an antenna and a mount for it. Nice thing with that radio is it has a control head that can be separated from the radio and mounted separately for a lot of flexibility in mounting locations. Distance is based on line of site or bouncing off repeaters so a few miles to around the world, studying for your ticket will teach you all of this. Think of it this way a CB transmits with 4 watts of power my 7900 will transmit at 50 watts. a 7900 is 300 bucks but you can get 2m only radios for half that and a good antenna and mount is another 100.
Get your ticket, well worth it.
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