Waveband Communications Releases SGS Certified Intrinsically Safe Motorola Batteries Two Way Radio Batteries | by Taylor Thomas February 22,2021


EldersburgMD February 22, 2021 – Waveband Communications Inc., a manufacture of OEM comparable two-way radio accessories, announced today the release of SGS laboratories certified intrinsically safe two-way radio batteries for Motorola APX and XPR radios. Having batteries tested by SGS laboratories ensures batteries are proven safe to use in hazardous locations and comply with global standards to sell batteries in other countries. 

Waveband Communications currently has over 20 Intrinsically Safe (IS) certified batteries and are compatible with Kenwood, Motorola, BK Technologies, and Harris. This release adds two new intrinsically safe batteries to its collection for the APX 6000 and the XPR 6000 series radios. 

SGS Laboratories have extensive background experience in battery testing providing technical verifications, safety settings, and factory auditing services. SGS will test according to standards in safety, performance, and telecommunications. Certification by SGS laboratories tests batteries for abuse, durability, electrical, environmental, life cycle analysis, performance, and safety standards.  

Motorola Intrinsically Safe Certified Battery details: 

  • Compatible with Motorola APX 6000 and XPR 6000 series 
  • Engineered to work with OEM chargers 
  • Keeps your radio powered longer with an all-day charge 
  • Comparable to PMNN4069A and PMNN4486 

“Having our two-way radio batteries certified by SGS laboratories gives our buyers the reassurance that our products are going to keep them safe while in hazardous conditions.” Says Nick Hohman, Vice President and Product Specialist for Waveband Communications. “By supplying more batteries with IS certifications lets our customers have more variety when it comes to finding accessories for their model of radio.” 

Founded in 2002, Waveband Communications provides OEM comparable two-way radio accessories compatible with Motorola, BK Technologies, Kenwood, Icom, and more. Waveband is dedicated to providing public safety professionals with reliable radio accessories to improve communications and safety while on duty. Twitter: @wavebandcoms Website: https://www.wvbandcoms.com/ 

For more information on this press release or our new products please contact Taylor Thomas at tthomas@wvbandcoms.com 

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Taylor Thomas

Taylor Thomas is from Mount Airy, MD. After graduating from Salisbury University with a B.S. in marketing Taylor completed a marketing internship with TSL Marketing. Her time at TSL was spent redesigning blogs and various pages on the company’s website as well as social media planning. Following her tenure with TSL, she worked in the marketing department for PB Dye Golf Club. Here she designed content for their social media accounts and promoted various events.

Taylor has received numerous marketing certifications through the HubSpot Academy, with concentrations in content creation, CRM software, and inbound marketing.  In her free time, Taylor enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with close friends.