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Last modified 2016-03-29

Kenwood TS-120S

A picture of Kenwood TS-120S

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur HF transceiver
Frequency range: 10-80 m + WWV in 9 bands
3.5-4.0 MHz
7.0-7.3 MHz
14.0-14.35 MHz
21.0-21.45 MHz
28.0-28.5 MHz
28.5-29.0 MHz
29.0-29.5 MHz
29.5-29.7 MHz
WWV 15.0 MHz (RX only)
Tuning steps:Continuous
Mode:SSB/CW
Channels/memory management:4 XTAL channels
Repeater shift/offset:No
Power supply:12-16 VDC
Current drain/power consumption:RX: 700 mA
TX: Max 18 A
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohms / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):241*94*293 mm (9.49*3.7*11.54")
Weight:5.6 Kg (12.3 lbs)
Other features:Vox, NB, RIT, IF-shift




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Single conversion superheterodyne
IF: 8.83 MHz
Sensitivity:0.5 uV (10 dB S+N/N)
Selectivity:SSB: 2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 4.2 KHz (-60 dB)
CW: 500 Hz (-6 dB), 1.5 KHz (-60 dB), with optionalo CW filter
Image rejection:50 dB
AF output power/speaker:1.5 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohms
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 4-16 ohms




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power: SSB (10 m): ~80 W PEP (160 W PEP input)
SSB (15-80 m): ~100 W PEP (200 W PEP input)
CW (10 m): ~80 W DC (140 W DC input)
CW (15-80 m): ~100 W DC (160 W DC input)
Modulation system:
Max FM deviation:No FM
Spurious emissions:Less than -40 dB
Microphone impedance/connector:500 ohms to 50 Kohms / 4-pin




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1979-19xx (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents:User manual (28 MB)
1979 advertisement
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
AT-120
HC-2
HS-4
HS-5
MB-100
MC-30S
MC-35S
MC-50
PS-20
PS-30
SP-120
VFO-120
YK-88C
Antenna tuner
Ham clock, 24 hour type
High performance dynamic headphones, 8 ohms
Deluxe headphones, 8 ohms
Mobile mount
Dynamic hand microphone. 50 Kohm
Dynamic hand microphone. 500 ohms
Dynamic desk microphone. 500 ohms or 50 Kohm switchable
Regulated power supply. 13.8 VDC, 4.5 A (QRP only)
Regulated power supply. 13.8 VDC, 20 A
External speaker
External VFO
500 Hz CW narrow filter. IF: 8.83 MHz