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Last modified 2016-04-06

Heath SS-9000

A picture of Heath SS-9000

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur HF transceiver
Frequency range:10-160 m + WARC
Tuning steps:? KHz
Mode:SSB/CW/RTTY
Channels/memory management:27 regular (3 on each band)
RAM with 3*R6/AA backup batteries
Repeater shift/offset:No
Power supply:11-16 VDC
Current drain/power consumption:RX: ~2 A
TX: Max 25 A
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohms / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):356*156*349 mm (14*6.14*13.74")
Weight:15.9 Kg (35 lbs)
Other features:VOX. Dual VFO's. IF shift




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: ~9 MHz
2nd IF: 3.395 MHz
Sensitivity: SSB (10-40 m): 0.3 uV (10 dB S+N/N)
SSB (80-160 m): 0.5 uV (10 dB S+N/N)
Selectivity: SSB: 2.1 KHz (-6 dB), 5 KHz (-60 dB)
CW(M): 400 Hz (-6 dB), 1.5 KHz (-60 dB)
CW(N): 200 Hz (-6 dB), 1 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:65-80 dB (depending on band)
AF output power/speaker:1.5 W at 10% distortion / 4 ohms
External speaker connector:




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power: SSB: Max 100 W PEP
CW/RTTY: Max 100 W
Modulation system:
Max FM deviation:No FM
Spurious emissions:Less than -50 dB
Microphone impedance/connector:25 Kohms / 4-pin




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:1982-1984 (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price 1982 in the US: $2795.00
Rare! Only about 375 were produced.
Related documents:User manual (19.2 MB)
Schematics (3.1 MB)
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
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