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Porter-Cable PC18JR Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio
Model#: PCBNPC18JR

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Porter-Cable PC18JR Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio

Model#: PCBNPC18JR
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  • Backlight digital tuner with clock, preset memory, seek, and bass boost is easy to read and offers push-button operation
  • Two pass-through 120V AC outlets provide additional outlet when running on AC power
  • Weather resistant 4 in. stereo speakers for added durability
  • 3.5mm auxiliary input accomodates MP3 and CD players
  • Protective roll cage
  • Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio - PC18JR


Series: Tradesman
Cordless: Yes
AC Voltage: 120V
Auxiliary Inputs: 3.5mm Stereo
Batteries Included: No
Battery Type: Li-Ion / Ni-Cd
Charging Capability: No
Media Compatibility: MP3 / WMA
Memory Presets: 5 AM / 5 FM
Tuner: AM / FM
Voltage: 120V


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  • Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio


    I assume it is compatible with 20v lithium ion batteries?
    Asked on 11/28/2014 by Dtbjmb

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  • Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio


    Can the radio run on the older style 18v Ni-Cad Porter Cable Batteries or does it only run on the newer style 18v Lithium Ion Porter Cable Batteries?
    Asked on 2/8/2013 by Disabled Vet. from Detroit, MI

    2 answers

    • A:

      No. The Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio uses 18v Li-Ion batteries.

      Answered on 2/8/2013 by Community Answer from None
    • Staff Reviewer


      No, this radio uses 18 volt lithium-ion batteries.

      Answered on 2/11/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
  • Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio


    Does it also work as a battery charger, like the DeWalt does??
    Asked on 12/12/2012 by Tim from Lowville NY

    1 answer

    • A:

      Yes, this radio has two pass-through 120V AC outlets for plugging in chargers or other tools.

      Answered on 12/12/2012 by Community Answer from None
  • Tradesman 18V Cordless / 120V Corded Jobsite Radio


    Does the radio charge the battery or does the battery have to be charged somehow seperately?
    Asked on 12/10/2012 by Joe from Ohio

    1 answer

    • A:

      This unit does not come with a rechargeable battery, and does not charge the battery internally.

      Answered on 12/10/2012 by Community Answer from None
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Standard Warranty - PORTER-CABLE LIMITED THREE YEAR WARRANTY (1 year for reconditioned products

PORTER-CABLE will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for three years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover part failure due to normal wear or tool abuse. For further detail of warranty coverage and warranty repair information, visit or call (888) 848-5175. This warranty does not apply to accessories or damage caused where repairs have been made or attempted by others. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights which vary in certain states or provinces.

In addition to the warranty, PORTER-CABLE tools are covered by our:

  • 1 YEAR FREE SERVICE: PORTER-CABLE will maintain the tool and replace worn parts caused by normal use, for free, any time during the first year after purchase.
  • 90 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: If you are not completely satisfied with the performance of your PORTER-CABLE Power Tool, Laser, or Nailer for any reason, you can return it within 90 days from the date of purchase with a receipt for a full refund – no questions asked.
  • LATIN AMERICA: This warranty does not apply to products sold in Latin America. For products sold in Latin America, see country specific warranty information contained in the packaging, call the local company or see website for warranty information.

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To obtain information on warranty performance, please write to: PORTER-CABLE CORPORATION, 4825 Highway 45 North, Jackson, Tennessee 38305; Attention: Product Service. THE FOREGOING OBLIGATION IS PORTER-CABLE'S SOLE LIABILITY UNDER THIS OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PORTER-CABLE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

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