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Last modified 2014-03-17

Drake 1-A

A picture of Drake 1-A

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:HF receiver
Frequency range:10-80 m + one optional band
Tuning steps:Continuous
Mode:SSB/CW
Channels/memory management:None
Power supply:Mains
Current drain/power consumption:Max 50 W @ 115 VAC
Antenna impedance/connector:50-75 ohms / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):171*279*381 mm (6.73*11*15")
Weight:8.2 Kg (18.1 lbs)
Other features:30 dB antenna attenuator




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Triple conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 2.9-3.5 MHz
2nd IF: 1.1 MHz
3rd IF: 50 KHz
Sensitivity:1 uV (20 dB S/N)
Selectivity:2.5 KHz (-6 dB), 8.1 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power/speaker:1 W at ?% distortion / 4 ohms
External speaker connector:1/4", 4 ohms




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:USA, 1957-1959 (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price 1957 in the US: $299.00
Related documents:
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
1AS External speaker