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Last modified 2016-02-22

Kenwood TS-830S

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur HF transceiver
Frequency range:10-160 m + WARC
1.8-2.0 MHz
3.5-4.0 MHz
7.0-7.3 MHz
10.0 MHz (WWV)
10.1-10.15 MHz
14.0-14.35 MHz
18.068-18.168 MHz
21.0-21.45 MHz
24.89-24.99 MHz
28.0-29.7 MHz
Tuning steps:Continuous
Mode:SSB/CW
Channels/memory management:No
Repeater shift/offset:No
Power supply:Mains: 120 / 220 / 240 VAC
Current drain/power consumption:RX: 32 W (heaters off)
TX: Max 295 W
Antenna impedance/connector:50-75 ohms / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):333*133*333 mm (13.3*5.3*13.3")
Weight:13.5 Kg (29.8 lbs)
Other features:VOX, 25 KHz calibrator, NB, IF-shift, VBT (Variable Bandwidth Tuning),
IF-output, Tone control




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 8.83 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity:0.25 uV (10 dB S+N/N)
Selectivity:SSB/CW Wide: 2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 3.6 KHz (-60 dB)
CW Narrow: See optional filters below
Image rejection:60 dB
AF output power/speaker:1.5 W at ?% distortion / 8 ohms
External speaker connector:8-16 ohms




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power: Max 100 W
Modulation system:
Max FM deviation:No FM
Spurious emissions:Less than -60 dB
Microphone impedance/connector:500 ohms to 50 Kohm / 4-pin




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1980-1988 (Discontinued)
Additional info:Tube hybrid: 1 driver and 2*6146B finals
Related documents:User manual (21 MB)
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
AT-230
HC-10
HS-4
HS-5
KB-1
MC-30S
MC-35S
MC-50
PC-1
SM-220
SP-230
VFO-230
VFO-240
YG-455C
YG-455CN
YK-88C
YK-88CN
Manual antenna tuner
Digital world clock
Communications headphones, 8 ohms
Deluxe headphone set, 8 ohms
Deluxe flywheel VFO tuning knob
Noise cancelling hand microphone, 500 ohms
Noise cancelling hand microphone, 50 Kohm
Desk microphone, 500 ohms/50 Kohm switchable
Phone patch with VU-meter
Station monitor
External speaker with audio filters
Remote digital VFO, 20 Hz step and 5 memories
Remote VFO
Narrow CW filter, 500 Hz (-6 dB), IF: 455 KHz
Narrow CW filter, 250 Hz (-6 dB), IF: 455 KHz
Narrow CW filter, 500 Hz (-6 dB), IF: 8.83 MHz
Narrow CW filter, 270 Hz (-6 dB), IF: 8.83 MHz