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Yaesu FT-920

A picture of Yaesu FT-920

SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur HF/VHF transceiver
Frequency range:TX: 10-160 m + WARC / 50-54 MHz
RX: 0.1-30 / 48-56 MHz
Tuning steps:1 / 10 / 100 Hz, 1 KHz
Mode:AM/SSB/CW/"Data" (FM option)
Channels/memory management:99 regular
5 QMB
10 split
11 call
1 PMS
Lithium battery backup (CR2032)
Repeater shift/offset:0-5 MHz
Power supply:13.8 VDC
Current drain/power consumption:RX: Max 2.2 A
TX: Max 22 A
Antenna impedance/connector:50 ohms / 2*SO-239 + 1*RCA/Phono for RX only
(HF: 16.7-150 ohms with the auto-AT)
(6 m: 25-100 ohms with the auto-AT)
Dimensions (W*H*D):410*135*316 mm (16.14*5.32*12.44")
Weight:11.5 Kg (25.35 lbs)
Other features:CTCSS/PL. RS232C. Voice recorder. Dimmer. DSP. Dual watch.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne (AM/SSB/CW/FSK/AFSK)
1st IF: 68.985 MHz
2nd IF: 8.215 MHz
Triple conversion superheterodyne (FM)
1st IF: 68.985 MHz
2nd IF: 8.215 MHz
3rd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity: AM (6 KHz, 10 dB S/N)
0.15-0.25 MHz: 40 uV
0.25-0.5 MHz: 32 uV
0.5-1.8 MHz: 16 uV
1.8-24.5 MHz: 2 uV
24.5-54 MHz: 1.3 uV
FM (12 dB SINAD)
1.8-24.5 MHz: 0.5 uV
24.5-54 MHz: 0.25 uV
SSB/CW/"Data" (2.4 KHz, 10 dB S/N)
0.15-0.25 MHz: 5 uV
0.25-0.5 MHz: 4 uV
0.5-1.8 MHz: 2 uV
1.8-24.5 MHz: 0.2 uV
24.5-54 MHz: 0.13 uV
Selectivity: AM
6 KHz (-6 dB), 14 KHz (-60 dB), with optional YF-116A AM filter
FM
12 KHz (-6 dB), 25 KHz (-60 dB), with optional FM-1 FM unit
SSB/CW/"Data"
2.4 KHz (-6 dB), 5 KHz (-60 dB)
CW
500 Hz (-6 dB), 1.8 KHz (-60 dB), with optional YF-116C CW narrow filter
Image rejection:HF: 70 dB
6 m: 50 dB
AF output power/speaker:1.5 W at 10% distortion / 4 ohms
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 4-8 ohms




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power: AM: Max 25 W carrier
SSB/CW: Max 100 W
Modulation system:AM: Low-level, early stage (with optional YF-116A AM filter)
FM: Variable reactance PM
SSB: Balanced, filtered carrier
FSK: AF shifted keying (170, 425 and 850 Hz)
Max FM deviation:Wide: 5 KHz
Narrow: 2.5 KHz
Spurious emissions:HF: Less than -50 dB
6 m: Less than -60 dB
Microphone impedance/connector:500-600 ohms / 8-pin




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan, 1997-200x (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price 1997 in the US: $1829.00
Related documents:User manual (13.5 MB)
Modifications:
Options/Accessories:
E-767
FL-7000
FM-1
FP-1025A
FP-1030A
MD-100A8X
SP-8
TCXO-7
VL-1000
YF-116A
YF-116C
YH-77STA
Band data + T/R-switching cable for FL-7000
Solid state HF linear amplifier, 500 W
FM unit
AC power supply, switch mode. 25 A
AC power supply, regulated. 25 A
Desk microphone
External speaker with filters
High-stability reference oscillator unit, 2 ppm
Solid state HF/6 m linear amplifier, 1 KW
AM filter, 6 KHz
CW narrow filter, 500 Hz
Stereo headphones
A rear picture of Yaesu FT-920