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Last modified 2016-12-14

Kenwood R-2000

A picture of Kenwood R-2000

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:HF (VHF) receiver
Frequency range:0.15-30 MHz (118-174 MHz option)
Tuning steps:50 / 500 Hz, 5 KHz
Mode:AM/FM/SSB/CW
Channels/memory management:10 regular
Power supply:Mains: 100 / 120 / 220 / 240 VAC (13.8 VDC option)
Current drain/power consumption:14 W (no signal) @ mains
600 mA (no signal) @ 13.8 VDC
Antenna impedance/connector:50-75 ohms / SO-239
500 ohms / Spring terminals
Dimensions (W*H*D):375*115*210 mm (14.76*4.53*8.27")
Weight:5.5 Kg (12.13 lbs)
Other features:Four-step attenuator: 0-10-20-30 dB. Dual clocks with timer. Tone control.
Slow/Fast AGC selector. NB. Dimmer. All mode squelch circuit. Scanning.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system:Triple conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 45.9 MHz
2nd IF: 9.9 MHz
3rd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity: AM (10 dB S+N/N): 0.15-2 MHz <20 uV, 2-30 MHz <4 uV
FM (20 dB S+N/N): 2-30 MHz <1 uV
SSB/CW (10 dB S+N/N): 0.15-2 MHz <2 uV, 2-30 MHz <0.4 uV
Selectivity: AM-Wide: 6 KHz (-6 dB), 18 KHz (-50 dB)
AM-Narrow: 2.7 KHz (-6 dB), 5 KHz (-50 dB)
FM: 15 KHz (-6 dB), 30 KHz (-50 dB)
SSB/CW: 2.7 KHz (-6 dB), 5 KHz (-50 dB)
CW-Narrow: 500 Hz (-6 dB), 820 Hz (-60 dB) with optional YG-455C CW filter
Image rejection:>70 dB
AF output power/speaker:1.5 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohms
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 4-16 ohms




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1982-1992 (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price december 1985 in Sweden: 5537:- SEK
Related documents: User manual (4.3 MB, in english/german/french/spanish)
Service manual (6.8 MB)
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
DCK-1
HC-10
HS-5
VC-10
YG-455C
13.8 VDC option
Digital world clock
Communication headphones
Internal VHF converter unit. 118-174 MHz
500 Hz narrow CW filter