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Zodiac Homer 40

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SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL
Type:Citizen band transceiver
Frequency range
depending on version:
Sweden: 26.965-27.225 MHz
Other: 26.965-27.405 MHz
Channels / tuning steps
depending on version:
Sweden: 23 (1-22 + 11A)
Other: 40
Mode:AM
Frequency control:PLL (TC9100)
Frequency stability:?%
Clarifier or Delta tune:? KHz
Power supply:Mains: 220 VAC (3-pin IEC C14 connector)
or 13.8 VDC (Barrel connector, center positive)
Current drain / power consumption:RX: ? mA @ 13.8 VDC
TX: ? A @ 13.8 VDC
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / SO-239
Dimensions (W*H*D):352*107*242 mm (13.86*4.21*9.53")
Weight:5.2 Kg (11.46 lb)
Other features: Scanning. PA. ANL/NB. RF gain. Clock. Tone hi-cut. Selcall option.




RECEIVER SECTION
Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: ? MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz - Ceramic filter: Murata CFW455H
Sensitivity:
Selectivity:6 KHz (-6 dB)
18 KHz (-50 dB)
Image rejection:
AF output power / speaker:? W at ?% distortion / ? ohm
External speaker connector:DIN (2-conductor)




TRANSMITTER SECTION
RF output power:~3.5 W (5 W input)
Modulation system:
FM deviation (Factory set):No FM
Spurious emissions:Better than -? dB
Microphone impedance / connector:? ohm / 5-pin DIN (180)
Microphone input level:? mV




MISCELLANEOUS
Manufactured:1977-1980 (Discontinued)
Main PCB: 111057A by ?
Single sided with through-hole components
Sub PCBs: 111021 - Power supply board
111061 - PLL, channel selector and LED driver board
111062 - Digital clock/timer board
111063 - LED meters board
111064 - SWR board
111066 - LED channel display board
111067 - ? board
111065 - Antenna socket board
Additional info:
Related documents: RF final: 2SC2166
Sams Photofact #:None
Modifications and fixes:
Reviews:
Options / Accessories:
BM-01 Desk microphone
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