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Yaesu FT-8000R

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur VHF/UHF transceiver
Frequency range: Europe
TX: 144-146 / 430-440 MHz
RX: 110-550 / 750-1300 MHz
USA
TX: 144-148 / 430-450 MHz
RX: 110-550 / 750-1300 MHz (Cellular blocked)
Tuning steps: VHF: 5 / 10 / 12.5 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 50 KHz
UHF: 10 / 12.5 / 20 / 25 / 50 KHz
Frequency stability:5 ppm @ -5 to +50C (23 to 122F)
Mode:TX: FM / NFM
RX: AM / FM / NFM
Channels / memory management: 100 regular (50 per band)
2 home (1 per band)
4 scan edge pairs/PMS (2 per band)
Priority function
RAM storage with lithium battery backup
Repeater shift / offset: Europe
2 m: 600 KHz
70 cm: 1.6 or 7.6 MHz
USA
2 m: 600 KHz
70 cm: 5 MHz
(Defaults, programmable)
Power supply:13.8 VDC 15%
Current drain / power consumption:RX: Max 1 A
TX: Max 11.5 A
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / N-jack (Europe) or SO-239 (USA), on pigtail
Dimensions (W*H*D):140*40*153 mm (5.51*1.58*6.02")
Weight:1.0 Kg (2.2 lb)
Other features: CTCSS/PL encoder. DTMF. ARS. Dimmer. 1K2/9K6 packet jack.
Twin RX (VV / VU / UU).




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 45.05 MHz (VHF) - 58.525 MHz (UHF)
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity:Main RX: 0.18 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Sub RX: 0.25 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Selectivity:12 KHz (-6 dB)
24 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:70 dB
AF output power / speaker:2 W at 5% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 4-16 ohm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:

HighMidLow
2 m:50 W10 W5 W
70 cm:35 W10 W5 W
Modulation system:Variable reactance
Max FM deviation (Factory set):5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB
Microphone impedance / connector:600 ohm to 10 Kohm / 6-pin (Modular)
Microphone input level:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 2003-200x (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents: User manual (10 MB)
Service manual (46 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews:
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