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Icom IC-2820H

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur VHF/UHF transceiver
Frequency range: TX: 144-148 / 430-450 MHz (USA)
TX: 144-148 / 430-440 MHz (Australia)
TX: 144-146 / 430-440 MHz (Korea)
TX: 144-146 / 430-432 MHz (Taiwan)
RX: 118-550 / 810-999.99 MHz (Modification may be required)
Tuning steps:5 / 6.25 / 10 / 12.5 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 50 KHz
Frequency stability:2.5 ppm @ -10 to +60C (14 to 140F)
Mode:TX: FM / FM-N (D-Star DV-option)
RX: AM / FM / FM-N (D-Star DV option)
Channels/memory management: 500 regular with alpha tags
10 scan edge pairs
2 call
Priority watch
Non-volatile EEPROM storage
Repeater shift/offset:Programmable
Power supply:13.8 VDC 15%
Current drain/power consumption:RX: 1.2 to 1.8 A
TX: Max 13 A
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohm / Two SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):Main unit: 150*40*188 mm (5.91*1.58*7.4")
Controller: 150*58*32 mm (5.91*2.28*1.26")
Weight:Main unit: 1.5 Kg (3.31 lb)
Controller: 210 g (7.41 oz)
Other features: CTCSS/PL. DTMF. WX alert (US only). D-Star DV/GPS option (UT-123).
Diversity reception. Twin RX (V+U, V+V, U+U).




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 38.85 MHz (Left band), 46.35 MHz (Right band)
2nd IF: 450 KHz
Sensitivity:FM: <0.18 uV (12 dB SINAD)
DV (Optional): <0.35 uV (BER 1%)
Selectivity:FM: 10 KHz (-6 dB), 30 KHz (-60 dB)
FM-N: 6 KHz (-6 dB), 20 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:>60 dB
AF output power/speaker:2.4 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 8 ohm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:

HighMidLow
2 m:50 W15 W5 W
70 cm:50 W15 W5 W

High power = 25 W for Taiwan version
Modulation system:Variable reactance frequency modulation
FM deviation:FM: 5 KHz
NFM: 2.5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Less than -60 dB
Microphone impedance/connector:600 ohm / 8-pin (Modular)
Microphone input sensitivity:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 2007-201x (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents:User manual (1.7 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews:
Options/Accessories:
CS-2820
HM-133
HM-154
MB-65
OPC-347
OPC-440
OPC-441
OPC-474
OPC-478
OPC-478U
OPC-1132
OPC-1529R
OPC-1663
OPC-1712
SP-10
UT-123
Cloning software
Remote control microphone
Hand microphone
Control head mounting base
DC power cable. 7 m (23 ft)
Mic extension cable. 5 m (16.4 ft)
Speaker extension cable. 5 m (16.4 ft)
Cloning cable (Radio-to-radio)
Cloning cable, RS-232C (Radio-to-PC)
Cloning cable, USB (Radio-to-PC)
DC power cable. 3 m (9.8 ft). Same as supplied
Data communication cable (For data transfer in DV mode and cloning to PC)
Separation cable. 3.4 m (11.2 ft). Same as supplied
Controller cable for single body installation. 10 cm (3.94"). Same as supplied
External speaker
Digital (D-Star) and GPS unit
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