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Kenwood / Trio TS-700

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Type:Amateur VHF transceiver
Frequency range: Europe
TX: 144-146 MHz
RX: 144-146 MHz
Japanese domestic market
TX: 144-146 MHz
RX: 144-146 MHz
Tuning steps:Continuous
Frequency stability: Within 4 KHz during one hour after one minute warmup.
Within 200 Hz during any 30 minute period thereafter
Mode:AM / FM / SSB / CW
Channels / memory management: 11 regular
XTAL controlled
Repeater shift / offset:-600 KHz
Power supply:Mains: 100 VAC (Japan) / 120 / 240 VAC (Other markets)
or 12-16 VDC
Current drain / power consumption:RX: 0.8-1 A @ 13.8 VDC
TX: Max 4 A @ 13.8 VDC
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):278*124*320 mm (10.94*4.88*12.6")
Weight:11 Kg (24.25 lb)
Other features:1750 Hz repeater tone (Europe). NB. SWR meter.

Receiver system: Single conversion superheterodyne (AM/SSB/CW)
1st IF: 10.7 MHz
Double conversion superheterodyne (FM)
1st IF: 10.7 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity: AM: 2 uV (10 dB S/N)
FM: 1 uV (26 dB S/N)
SSB/CW: 0.5 uV (10 dB S/N)
Selectivity: AM/SSB/CW: 2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 4.8 KHz (-60 dB)
FM: 20 KHz (-6 dB), 40 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:60 dB
AF output power / speaker:2 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm

RF output power:
AM:3 W
FM:10 W
SSB (PEP):10 W
CW:10 W
Modulation system: AM: Low power modulation
FM: Variable reactance frequency shift
SSB: Balanced modulation
FM deviation (Factory set):5 KHz (Adjustable up to 10 KHz)
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB
Microphone impedance / connector:500 ohm / 4-pin (Metal locking ring connector)
Microphone input level:? mV

Manufactured:Japan, 1974-197x (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price 1975 in Sweden: SEK 3885:-
Related documents: User manual (2.5 MB)
Service manual (10.5 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Options / Accessories:
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