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Alinco DJ-596E

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Amateur VHF/UHF transceiver
Frequency range: Europe
TX: 144-146 / 430-440 MHz
RX: 136-174 / 400-512 MHz

NB! The extended RX frequency range
may require modification
Tuning steps:5 / 10 / 12.5 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 KHz
Frequency stability:5 ppm
Mode:FM / NFM
Channels / memory management: 100 regular with alpha tags
2 call
Repeater shift / offset:0 to ? MHz in selected tuning step
Power supply:6-9.6 VDC (Battery pack)
or 6-16 VDC external (Barrel connector, center positive)
Current drain / power consumption:RX: 25-160 mA
TX: Max 1.4 A
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / BNC
Dimensions (W*H*D):56*124*37 mm (2.2*4.88*1.46")
Weight:280 g (9.88 oz), with EBP-50N
Other features: CTCSS/PL & DCS. DTMF. Theft alarm and mosquito repel feature.
Digital voice board option (Requires at least two similarly
equipped radios).




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 39.15 MHz
2nd IF: 450 KHz
Sensitivity:2 m/70 cm ham bands: 0.18 uV (12 dB SINAD)
Selectivity:12 KHz (-6 dB)
30 KHz (-60 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power / speaker:200 mW at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:

High
@ 13.8 V
High
@9.6 V
Low 1
2 m:5 W4.5 W800 mW
70 cm:5 W4.5 W800 mW
Modulation system:Variable reactance
FM deviation (Factory set):FM: 5 KHz
NFM: 2.5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB
Microphone impedance / connector:2 Kohm / ?-pin (2.5 mm)
Microphone input level:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:Japan (Assembled in Philippines), 2001-200x (Discontinued)
Additional info:New price 2004 in Sweden: SEK 2190:-
Related documents: User manual (4.5 MB)
Service manual (1.4 MB)
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews:
Options / Accessories:
EBP-50N
EBP-51N
EDC-36
EDC-37
EDC-43
EDC-93
EDC-94
EDC-97
EDH-30
EME-6
EME-12
EME-13
EME-15
EME-17
EME-20
EMS-9
EMS-47
ESC-36
NiMH battery pack. 9.6 V, 700 mAh
NiMH battery pack. 9.6 V, 1500 mAh
Cigarette lighter cable with filter
DC cable for base station
Cigarette lighter cable for recharging
Battery charger (120 VAC)
Battery charger (230 VAC)
Rapic charger
Battery case
Earphone
Headset with VOX (Headphone type)
Headset with VOX (Inner type)
Tie-pin microphone with VOX
Earphone-microphone
Earphone-microphone
Speaker-microphone
Speaker-microphone with volume control
Softcase