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Azden AZ-61

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur VHF transceiver
Frequency range: TX: 50-54 MHz
RX: 46-54 MHz
Tuning steps:5 / 10 / 12.5 / 20 / 25 KHz
Frequency stability:? ppm
Mode:FM
Channels / memory management: 40 regular in two banks
1 scan edge pair (Program scan)
Priority function
RAM storage with lithium battery backup
Repeater shift / offset:500 KHz
Power supply:12 VDC (Battery pack)
or 6.3-16 VDC external (Barrel connector, center positive)
Current drain / power consumption:RX: 28-150 mA
TX: Max 1.5 A
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / BNC
Dimensions (W*H*D):65*174*33 mm (2.6*6.85*1.3"), with BP-11
Weight:550 g (19.4 oz), with BP-11, antenna and belt clip
Other features:CTCSS/PL. DTMF paging. Backlit display.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 10.7 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity:0.16 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Selectivity:12 KHz (-6 dB)
30 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:60 dB
AF output power / speaker:250 mW at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:

HighLow
6 m:5 W500 mW
Modulation system:Variable reactance
Max FM deviation (Factory set):5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB
Microphone impedance / connector:2 Kohm / ?-pin (2.5 mm)
Microphone input level:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1993-199x (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents:User manual (1.8 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews: 73 Amateur Radio Today: November 1993, page 42
QST: March 1995, page 83
Options / Accessories:
AD-16
ARD-6M
BC-26
BP-11
LC-16
SDX-514W
DC power cord
Rod antenna
Battery charger. 14.5 VDC, 150 mA
NiCd battery pack. 12 V, 600 mAh
Soft carrying case
Waterproof speaker-microphone