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Q:I read on Milwaukee's site that this radio has a USB port and they show a picture of that port, but some folks state that theirs has no USB but rather a 12 volt outlet on the back of the unit. Did Milwaukee change the design at some point? I looked at the display radio at home Depot and it had the 12 volt port but no USB...can someone clarify? Thanks.
A:Model 2790-80 has been discontinued and no longer available
Q:Does this radio do bluetooth?
A:No, the Milwaukee 2790 does not have bluetooth
Q:Has anybody upgraded the speakers to get a louder sound. I love the radio but work in a machine shop and it's at its limit.
A:There is not a speaker upgrade for this unit that we are aware of at this time.
A:There is not a speaker upgrade for this unit we are ware of at this time.
Q:Have a Dewalt radio and a Milwaukee job site radios use the Dewalt because it changes its self my Milwaukee came with my 15 tool kit why not just put a charger into the radio?
A:Your question can be better answered by the manufacturer. You can reach Milwaukee directly at 800-729-3878
Q:Radio won't come on when it's plugged up
A:Please contact the manufacturer directly for troubleshooting assistance at 800-729-3878.
Q:Is this radio water proof?
A:The Milwaukee 2790-80 radio is not water proof.
Q:can this product be used outside of the US especially the Philippines?
A:This product is built to be used on a 120v electrical outlet.
Q:How come a new unit comes with a 5yr warranty, and a refurbished one, has a 1yr warranty????
A:That is how the manufacturer chooses to warranty reconditioned tools.
Q:Why can't we get an answer to the question, asked, over a month ago??? What is the diference between a model# 2790-20 and 2790-80???
A:The -20 is new and the -80 is reconditioned.
Q:How long will it play with an m12 battery powering it?
A:6 to 8 hours.
Q:What is the difference between the 2790-20 and the 2790-80
A:The 2790-20 is a new tool and the 2790-80 is reconditioned.
Q:Will this play music from a usb thumb drive?
A:Yes, this radio is equipped with a USB adapter.
Q:am I right to understand that the radio will not charge batteries? Will this defect of product be remedied soon?
A:Yes, your are correct. Milwaukee radios so not have the functionality to charge batteries.
A:It's not known if the newer model will have charging capabilities but I'm sure ithe company has heard what we want, they tried to make us happy by making it where u can use any battery. The next edition will probably even have outlets built in, it shouldn't be long for new radio since the FUEL edition is making its way
Q:can i use my ipod
A:This radio is MP3 completable.
A:yes ,ipod ,iphone
Q:What is the comparison between the 2590-80 and this unit and what are the phisical sizes of each.Which one has the best reception.
A:Listed below are the dimensions for the radios:
Q:Will this radio charge my batteries if it's plugged in? If not, does milwaukee make a job site radio that will? If not, why not?
A:No, THe milwaukee radios will not charge the batteries because they do not have that functionality built in to them.
A:Yes this year Milwaukee is bringing out a job site radio that will charge the batteries,cheers Elvince.
A:They make one now that does. It will charge your batterys bluetooth to your phone, and mp3/usb plugin. $300 though. I want one but can't. Affoard just yet.
All reconditioned product is etched or stamped with the MONTH & YEAR in which it was reconditioned, along with an “R” - Recondition Designation and the reconditioning plant location designation.
Product etched or stamped with an RG09-08 or later date code will be covered by the above one (1) year limited warranty – if the date code reads RK08-08 or before it is covered by the Milwaukee five (5) year new tool limited warranty.
Warranty Registration is not necessary to obtain the applicable warranty on a MILWAUKEE product. The reconditioning date of the product will be used to determine the warranty period if no proof of purchase is provided at the time warranty service is requested.
MILWAUKEE does not cover return freight or labor charges associated with the inspection and testing of reconditioned product that is found by MILWAUKEE not to be a valid warranty claim. A valid warranty claim must be substantiated by the discovery of defective material or workmanship by MILWAUKEE.
ACCEPTANCE OF THE EXCLUSIVE REPAIR AND REPLACEMENT REMEDIES DESCRIBED HEREIN IS A CONDITION OF THE CONTRACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF EVERY MILWAUKEE RECONDITIONED PRODUCT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS CONDITION, YOU SHOULD NOT PURCHASE THE PRODUCT. IN NO EVENT SHALL MILWAUKEE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY COSTS, ATTORNEY FEES, EXPENSES, LOSSES OR DELAYS ALLEGED TO BE AS A CONSEQUENCE OF ANY DAMAGE TO, FAILURE OF, OR DEFECT IN ANY PRODUCT INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY CLAIMS FOR LOSS OF PROFITS. THIS WARRANTY IS EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, WRITTEN OR ORAL, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, MILWAUKEE DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, AND ALL OTHER WARRANTIES.
This warranty applies to RECONDITIONED product sold in the U.S.A., Canada and Mexico only.
Please call Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation for warranty questions at 800-729-3878