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Kenwood TM-V708A

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur VHF/UHF transceiver
Frequency range:TX: 144-148 / 438-450 MHz
RX: 118-524 / 800-1300 MHz (Cellular blocked)
Tuning steps:5 / 6.25 / 10 / 12.5 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 50 / 100 KHz
Frequency stability:3 ppm @ -10 to +50C (14 to 122F)
Mode:TX: FM
RX: AM / FM
Channels / memory management: 200 regular with alpha tags (8 characters)
2 call (1 per band)
5 PM channels
10 DTMF memories (Up to 16 digits each)
Non volatile EEPROM storage
Repeater shift / offset:0 to 29.95 MHz (in 50 KHz steps)
Power supply:13.8 VDC
Current drain / power consumption:RX: Max 1 A
TX: 4 to 11.5 A
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / N-jack
Dimensions (W*H*D):Main unit: 140*40*195 mm (5.51*1.57*7.68")
Front panel: 140*60*34 mm (5.51*2.36*1.4")
Weight:Main unit: 1.2 Kg (2.65 lb)
Front panel: 180 g (6.35 oz)
Other features: CTCSS/PL and DTSS. Tone scan. Connector for external TNC.
Visual scan. Crossband repeater. Dimmer. AIP. Twin RX.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 38.85 MHz (VHF) - 45.05 MHz (UHF)
2nd IF: 450 KHz (VHF) - 455 KHz (UHF)
Sensitivity:Main: 0.16 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Sub: 0.25 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Selectivity:12 KHz (-6 dB)
28 KHz (-40 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power / speaker:2 W at 5% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 8 ohm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:

HighMidLow
2 m:50 W10 W5 W
70 cm:35 W10 W5 W
Modulation system:Reactance
FM deviation (Factory set):5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB
Microphone impedance / connector:600 ohm / 8-pin modular
Microphone input level:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:2002-200x (Discontinued)
Additional info: This transceiver is similar to TM-D700A but
without the built-in TNC and APRS functionality.
Related documents:User manual (3.2 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews:
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DC power cable
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