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Last modified 2007-05-02

Yaesu FT-897

SPECIFICATIONS
Type:Amateur HF/VHF/UHF transceiver
Frequency range:TX: 10-160 m + WARC/6 m/2 m/70 cm
RX: 0.1-56 / 76-108 / 118-164 / 420-470 MHz
Mode:TX: AM/FM/SSB/CW
RX: AM/FM/WFM/SSB/CW
RF Power output:FM/SSB/CW: 100/100/50/20 W
AM: 25/25/12.5/5 W
Sensitivity:SSB/CW (10 dB S/N): 0.2 uV (1.8-30 MHz), 0.125 uV (50-440 MHz)
AM (10 dB S/N): 32 uV (0.1-1.8 MHz), 2 uV (1.8-28 MHz), 1 uV (50-54 MHz)
FM (12 dB SINAD): 0.5 uV (28-30 MHz), 0.2 uV (50-440 MHz)
Selectivity:SSB/CW: 2.2 KHz (-6 dB), 4.5 KHz (-60 dB)
AM: 6 KHz (-6 dB), 20 KHz (-60 dB)
FM: 15 KHz (-6 dB), 30 KHz (-60 dB)
NFM: 9 KHz (-6 dB), 25 KHz (-60 dB)
Optional filters will increase selectivity
Image rejection:70 dB (HF/6 m), 60 dB (2/70 cm)
Voltage:13.8 VDC +/- 15%
Current drain:RX: 0.6-1 A
TX: Max 22 A
Impedance:50 ohms, SO-239 + N
Dimensions (W*H*D):200*80*262 mm
Weight:3.9 Kg
Manufactured:Japan, 2001-200x (Discontinued)
Other:200 memories. 9K6 packet ready.
DSP, DCS, CTCSS, ARTS & RS-232. Beacon function
Related documents:User manual (3.1 MB)
Service manual (11.7 MB)
Modifications:Flickering squelch problem (194 KB)
Modification collection (1.2 MB)