Bodypack Transmitter

The robust UR1 Bodypack Transmitter, part of the Flagship UHF-R wireless series is the standard for professional performance and can be used with headworn, lavalier, instrument microphones, or with guitars or basses. s.

from $799

Product Details

The UR1 transmitter is a compact bodypack, constructed of lightweight metal to be exceptionally unobtrusive and abuse-resistant.

For use with UHF-R Wireless

See also the UR1M Micro-Bodypack Transmitter, at just 3 ounces with battery and all the performance of the UR1.

UHF-R Wireless features patented Audio Reference Companding for crystal-clear sound beyond the limits of conventional wireless technology.

Note: When purchasing separate wireless components, please match their frequency bands to ensure proper system operation.

UR1 Bodypack Transmitter Overview:

  • Switchable RF power (10/50mW or 10/100mW, regionally dependent)
  • Durable, lightweight magnesium construction (3.25 oz / 94 g)
  • Frequency and power lockout
  • Bit-mapped backlit LCD display
  • 2 AA Batteries provide up to 8 hours continuous use
  • Infared automatic transmitter sync
  • Removable antenna

Case Studies




Cloth Pouch


Instrument Cable


Instrument Cable


Microphone Cable


In-Line Audio Mute Switch


Threaded TA4F Adapter


4-Pin Mini Connector


4-Pin Mini Connector


Neoprene Bodypack Arm Pouch


Mute Switch for 1 Bodypack


Mute Switch for 2 Bodypacks


Replacement Antennas: UA700, UA700-V, UA710, UA720, UA730, UA700Z17, UA700Z18


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Background noise when DPA lapel mic is used with the UR1
February 21, 2018

The DPA lapel mic cable likely was wired with a microdot connector. DPA sells a microdot-to-TA4F adapter called the DAD6010. If you use that adapter, ...

Battery life of UHF-R transmitters
February 21, 2018

What is the expected battery life of the UR1 and UR2 transmitter?With the use of two AA alkaline batteries, the battery life for the UHF-R UR1/UR2 tra ...

Setting Sensitivity and Gain on the UR1 Bodypack Transmitter
February 21, 2018

The UR1 bodypack transmitter features an audio input that can be configured for many different audio sources. Lavalier microphones, headworn microphon ...

UR1 and UR1M Input Impedance
February 16, 2018

In the UR1, the input impedance is 1 megohm in all three input trim settings(-10 / 0 / +15 dB). All three settings have a capacitor added to mimic th ...

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