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Oregon Scientific WR601N
6.2 out of 10

Oregon Scientific WR601N

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Reviews and Problems with Oregon Scientific WR601N

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Overall 2
2.0

If you work for NASA, this is the radio for you!

The Great And Powerful Ozzie, Amazon
1 week ago
  • Summary: I'm in IT. I consider myself pretty good with tech products. I build computers. That being said, this is the most confusing consumer product I've ever had the displeasure of owning. After following the directions, the radio still does not alert to emergency broadcasts.
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Overall 10
10

It works just fine. We wanted something to alert us at night ...

JEH, Amazon
3 June 2015
  • Summary: It works just fine. We wanted something to alert us at night We haven't had any real warnings, but the Weather Service tests the system here on Wednesdays. When the alarm goes off, it could wake the dead.
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Overall 10
10

I have used a WR601 weather Radio for years with ...

Glenn Protheroe, Amazon
30 May 2015
  • Summary: I have used a WR601 weather Radio for years with no problems. I purchased this WR601N for a friend. This is a very reliable warning system for most emergencies. G.P.
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Pat F., Amazon
30 May 2015
Overall 10
10

Five Stars

charles ruth, Amazon
19 May 2015
Overall 10
10

Five Stars

TooTall77, Amazon
29 April 2015
Overall 4
4.0

Unit has poor reception and can miss alert signals even if the NOAA station is audible when manually turned on

KT, Amazon
7 April 2015
  • Summary: Have had this unit for a few years (got it free from work) and what I've noticed is that sometimes has dangerously poor reception. There have been a few incidents when the city's outdoor sirens went off but the unit did not alarm; in these cases it was possible to manually turn on the radio and...
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Overall 2
2.0

Maddening!

Garmo, Amazon
4 March 2015
  • Summary: I returned it. I put the batteries in and no matter how I tried I could not get the battery cover back on. I'm good with things like that so I think it was just defective. I was disappointed because it looked like a great product.
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Overall 10
10

Perfect for my needs

Scott D. White, Amazon
18 February 2015
  • Summary: Perfect for my needs! This little radio is perfect for my needs and once you get the terminology down... easy to program. I've had it a couple weeks and love it!
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Medicman, Amazon
17 February 2015
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