Communicator is an item introduced in 60 Parsecs!.
In survival mode it's usually used for communicating with extraterrestrial life and and repairing the communication console, it's sometimes used as a weapon for creating loud/distorted noises.
It takes up 3 slots during scavenging.
When sent with a character on an expedition, characters will have a chance to communicate with the captain on what choices they should do during scavenging.
It a device resembling a radio with a telephone attached.