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Kenwood TS-700A

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Type:Amateur VHF transceiver
Frequency range: USA
TX: 144-148 MHz
RX: 144-148 MHz
Tuning steps:Continuous
Frequency stability:Within 200 Hz during any 30 minute period after 1 hr warmup
Mode:AM / FM / SSB / CW
Channels / memory management:11 XTAL controlled
Repeater shift / offset:600 KHz
Power supply:Mains: 120 / 220 VAC
or 12-16 VDC
Current drain / power consumption:RX: 800 mA (No signal)
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:Optional repeater tone.

Receiver system: Single conversion superheterodyne (AM/SSB/CW)
IF: 10.7 MHz
Double conversion superheterodyne(FM)
1st IF: 10.7 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity: AM: 1 uV (10 dB S/N)
FM: 0.4 uV (20 dB noise quieting)
SSB/CW: 0.25 uV (10 dB S/N)
Selectivity: AM/SSB/CW: 2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 4.8 KHz (-60 dB)
FM: 12 KHz (-6 dB), 24 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:60 dB
AF output power / speaker:2 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 8 ohm

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

Manufactured:Japan, 1976-197x (Discontinued)
Additional info:Suggested price, october 1976 in the US: $700.00
Related documents: Service manual (6.1 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
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