The 817 escort is the Ultimate Tactical Carrier
for the Yaesu FT-817ND amateur radio (also fits FT-817) . It adds front panel protection, a tilting stand and quick release carrying strap capability in the front or rear. The 817 escort includes the side panels, tilting stand , 2 matching color trigger snap clips and all necessary mounting hardware. (Uses your original 817 strap, matching color Trigger snaps included)
- Material: 5052 Precision Laser Cut Aluminum
- High Quality Powder Coated Finish (Black Texture or OD Green)
- Weight: 3.9 Ounces (including stand) 3.4 ounces (no stand model)
- Length: 8.0″ Height: 2.125″ (stand tilted down) 3.31″ (stand tilted up)
- Includes: side frames, stand, 2 matching color trigger snaps and hardware
The 817 escort is a rugged laser cut aluminum frame assembly with an integral tilting stand. It protects the delicate front panel controls from damage while operating in rough environments or transporting your transceiver while hiking and traveling.
- 5052 Aluminum Military grade Construction with high quality powder coated finish
- Tactical Design adds functionality and Radio Protection
- Includes an integral tilting stand and carrying Strap mounting positions on front and rear.
- Light weight. Only 3.9 ounces
The 817escort is easily installed on your radio and the quick release trigger snaps allow attachment or removal of your strap in seconds. Transport your Yaesu FT-817 safely & Confidently with the 817 escort.
- Take it Backpacking, Mountain topping, or on Vacation
- Tilting stand is perfect for raising the viewing angle or tilt it down for space conservation
- Installation and Removal is Fast & Easy
- Protects the delicate front panel controls reducing damage
- Supports safe transportation and operation of your Yaesu FT-817ND
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Warennummer: 8517 7090 00 0
Yes you can remove the outer frame and the 4 mounting brackets however shorter bolts must be used or damage to the radio circuit board can result. This is very important. ( short bolts are ancluded in the kit for this purpose) See instructions for the proper technique.
Yes. Check the order page and ebay listings for available kits with different options.
Yes. The 817 escort fits both.