Glenn Hauser's SW/DX Report
Continent of Media
Don Schimmel's Radio
Joe Carr's Tech Notes
Frequency vs. Wavelength
Modes and Modulation
Call Sign Prefixes
Introduction to Shortwave
Tuning 150 kHz to 30 MHz
Selecting a Shortwave Radio
Reporting and QSLs
Modern Shortwave Receiver Survey
Favorite Tube-Type Shortwave Receivers
Introducing the "Action
The World Above 30 MHz
Selecting a Scanner
National Scanner Frequency
Other Radio Hobbies
AM Band DXing
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|General Coverage Portable Communications Receiver
||Rating (1-5): HHHHH (5)
|Made In: United States 1994-2000
||Voltages: 12 VDC or 120 VAC
|Coverage: 500-30000 kHz +FM +Air
||Readout: Digital LCD 0.1
||Selectivity: 6/4/2.3 kHz
|Circuit: Double Conversion
||Physical: 11.5 x 5.25 x 13" 10 Lbs.
Features: Mini Head. Jack, S-Indicator, RF Gain, 70 Memories, Dimmer, BFO, Memory Scan, Dual Clock Timer, Telescopic Whip, Removable Carry Handle,
Whip Preamp, Two Tuning Speeds, Synchronous Detection, Keypad, Tone, Squelch (VHF AIR), Backlit Display, AGC. Units produced after 03/31/95 (S/N >= 5C) feature a preamp circuit for the telescopic whip antenna. Units produced after 01/01/96 (S/N >= 6A) include coverage down to 100 kHz (long wave) and have selectable sideband syncro.
Accessories: MS-8 Speaker, Canvas Carry Case.
|New Price: $589-799
||Used Price: $470-569
Comments: Note the coverage of the FM broadcast band 88-108 MHz and 118-137 MHz VHF aeronautical band. Units produced prior to March 1995 do not have the whip preamp. Units produced after January 1996 add longwave coverage tuning from 100-30000 kHz.
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