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Handic 235

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Type:Citizen band transceiver
Frequency range:26.965-27.255 MHz
Channels / tuning steps
depending on version:
Sweden: 23 (1-22 + 11A)
USA: 23 (1-23)
Frequency control:XTAL-matrix (15 XTALs)
Frequency stability:0.003%
Clarifier or Delta tune:No
Power supply:12-15 VDC (Fixed power cord)
Current drain / power consumption:RX: ? mA
TX: ? A
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):152*50*192 mm (5.98*1.97*7.56")
Weight:1.42 Kg (3.13 lb)
Other features:Selcall option

Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: ~10.6 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity:0.7 uV (10 dB S+N/N)
Selectivity:20 KHz (-80 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power / speaker:3 W at 10% distortion / 8 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm

RF output power:~3 W (5 W input)
Modulation system:
FM deviation (Factory set):No FM
Spurious emissions:Better than -? dB
Microphone impedance / connector:? ohm / Fixed cord
Microphone input level:? mV

Manufactured:Japan, 1974-197x (Discontinued)
Main PCB: GE-19B-4681 by GRE
Single sided. Through-hole components
Sub PCBs: GE-20D-5474 - Channel selector and XTAL board (Ch 1-22 + 11A)
GE-19D-4685 - Channel selector and XTAL board (Ch 1-23)
Additional info: New price 1975 in Sweden: SEK 975:-
New price 1976 in Sweden: SEK 995:-
New price 1976 in the US: $160.00
New price 1978 in Sweden: SEK 699:-
Related documents:Service manual (3.4 MB)
Sams Photofact #:CB-109 (February 1977)
Modifications and fixes:
Options / Accessories:
External selcall unit
External 2-tone selcall unit