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Last modified 2017-01-19

Heathkit GC-1U "Mohican"

A picture of Heathkit GC-1U

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:HF receiver
Frequency range: 0.58-30 MHz in five bands
A: 0.58-1.55 MHz
B: 1.69-4.0 MHz
C: 4.0-9.0 MHz
D: 9.0-20 MHz
E: 20.0-30 MHz
Tuning steps:Continuous
Mode:AM/SSB/CW
Channels/memory management:No
Power supply:12 VDC (8*R14/C batteries) or external jack
Current drain/power consumption:35 mA @ 50 mW audio output
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohms / Belling-jack
Dimensions (W*H*D):305*175*254 mm (12*6.88*10")
Weight:? Kg (? lbs)
Other features:ANL.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Single conversion superheterodyne
IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity:Band A: 10 uV (10 dB S/N)
Band B-E: 2 uV (10 dB S/N)
Selectivity:3 KHz (-6 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power/speaker:400 mW at 10% distortion / ? ohms
External speaker connector:




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:England, 196x-196x (Discontinued)
Additional info: This european version had a much improved frontend compared to
the US version, with an added low impedance input. It also had
generally higher quality components but less shiny plastic knobs.

New price 1968 in the UK: 38.80 (Kit)
Related documents:
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
K/UBE-1 AC power supply. 230 VAC