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Last modified 2016-03-27

Kenwood TS-180S

A picture of Kenwood TS-180S

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur HF transceiver
Frequency range: 10-160 m + 2*500 KHz AUX bands
1.8-2.0 MHz
3.5-4.0 MHz
7.0-7.3 MHz
14.0-14.35 MHz
21.0-21.45 MHz
28.0-29.7 MHz
WWV 10 MHz (RX only)
Tuning steps:Continuous
Mode:SSB/CW/FSK
Memory channels:4 tunable (if DFC-180 is installed)
Power supply:11-16 VDC (13.8 VDC nominal)
Current drain/power consumption:RX: 1.2-1.6 A
TX: Max 20 A
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohms / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):325*133*287 mm (12.5*5.4*11.2")
Weight:11.5 Kg (25.4 lbs)
Other features:NB, Dual RIT, IF Shift, VOX, Transverter terminals




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Single conversion superheterodyne
IF: 8.830 MHz
Sensitivity:0.25 uV S+N/N
Selectivity:SSB/CW wide: 2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 4.2 KHz (-60 dB)
FSK/CW narrow with YK-88C: 0.5 KHz (-6 dB), 1.8 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:60 dB
AF output power/speaker:2 W at 10% distortion / 4 ohm
External speaker connector:4-16 ohm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:Max 100 W (slightly less on 10 m)
Modulation system:
Max FM deviation:No FM
Spurious emissions:Less than -50 dB
Microphone connector/impedance:4-pin / 500 ohm to 50 kohm




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1979-198x (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents:User manual (5.9 MB)
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
AT-180
DFC-180
HS-4
HS-5
MC-35S
MC-50
PC-1
PS-30
SM-220
SP-180
VFO-180
YK-88C
YK-88S
Antenna tuner with SWR/power meter and antenna switch
Digital frequency control
headphones
headphones
Hand microphone, 50 kohm
Desk microphone, 500 ohm/50 kohm
Phone patch
Power supply
Station monitor
External speaker with filters
Remote VFO
CW filter, 500 Hz
SSB filter, 2.2 KHz
A rear picture of Kenwood TS-180S