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Yaesu FT-2000

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Type:Amateur HF/VHF transceiver
Frequency range: TX: 10-160 m + WARC / 50-54 MHz
RX: 0.03-60 MHz
Tuning steps:1 / 5 / 10 Hz (AM/SSB/CW)
100 Hz (FM)
Frequency stability:0.5 ppm @ 25C (77F), after 1 minute warmup
Mode:AM / FM / SSB / CW / RTTY / Packet
Channels / memory management: 99 regular
9 scan edge pairs (PMS)
Non-volatile EEPROM storage
(The antenna tuner memory requires a CR2032 lithium battery backup)
Repeater shift / offset:10 m: 0-1 MHz in 10 KHz steps
6 m: 0-4 MHz in 10 KHz steps
Power supply:Mains: 90-132 / 180-264 VAC or 200-240 VAC (3-pin IEC C14 connector)
or 13.8 VDC 10%
Current drain / power consumption:RX: 80 VA @ mains
TX: Max 450 VA @ mains
Antenna impedance / connector:50 ohm / Two SO-239 plus one RX only
(16.7-150 ohm HF and 25-100 ohm 6 m with ATU on)
Dimensions (W*H*D):410*135*350 mm (16.1*5.3*13.8")
Weight:14.5 Kg (32 lb)
Other features: CTCSS/PL. CAT control. RF/LF scope. VRF preselector. High dynamic range front end.
Automatic antenna tuner. VOX. Transverter jacks. IF-DSP. Twin RX

Receiver system: Main: Triple conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 69.45 MHz
2nd IF: 450 KHz
2nd IF: 30 KHz (24 KHz for AM/FM)
Sub: Double conversion superheterodyne
1st IF: 40.455 MHz
2nd IF: 455 KHz
Sensitivity: AM (10 dB S/N, 6 KHz BW)
0.1-1.8 MHz: 6 uV
1.8-30 MHz: 2 uV
50-54 MHz: 1 uV
FM (12 dB SINAD)
28-30 MHz: 0.5 uV
50-54 MHz: 0.35 uV
SSB/CW (10 dB S/N, 2.4 KHz BW)
0.1-1.8 MHz: 2 uV
1.8-30 MHz: 0.2 uV
50-54 MHz: 0.125 uV
Selectivity: Main (VFO-A). Width: Center. VRF: Off
Mode-6 dB-60 dB
AM6 KHz15 KHz
FM15 KHz25 KHz
SSB2.4 KHz3.6 KHz
CW/RTTY/PKT500 Hz750 Hz

Sub (VFO-B)
Mode-6 dB-60 dB
AM6 KHz15 KHz
FM12 KHz30 KHz
SSB2.2 KHz4.5 KHz
Image rejection:70 dB (HF)
60 dB (6 m)
AF output power / speaker:2.5 W at 10% distortion / 4 ohm
External speaker connector:3.5 mm, 4-8 ohm

RF output power:

HF6 m
AM:2-25 W2-25 W
FM:5-100 W5-100 W
SSB (PEP):5-100 W5-100 W
CW:5-100 W5-100 W
Modulation system: AM: Low-level (Early stage)
FM: Variable reactance
SSB: Balanced
Max FM deviation (Factory set):Normal: 5 KHz
Narrow: 2.5 KHz
Spurious emissions:Better than -60 dB (HF)
Better than -70 dB (6 m)
Microphone impedance / connector:200 ohm to 10 Kohm (600 ohm nominal) / 8-pin (Metal locking ring connector)
Microphone input level:? mV

Manufactured:Japan, 2007-201x (Discontinued)
Additional info:
Related documents: User manual (6.6 MB)
CAT manual (379 KB)
Modifications and fixes:
Options / Accessories:
RF u-tuning kit A
RF u-tuning kit B
RF u-tuning kit C
Data management unit
Remote control keypad
Desk microphone
Ultra-high fidelity desk microphone
Hand microphone
For 160 m band
For 80/40 m band
For 30/20 m band
External speaker with filters
Linear amplifier
Collins CW narrow filter. 500 Hz
Collins CW narrow filter. 300 Hz
Lightweight headphones
Antenna rotator connection cable
A rear picture of Yaesu FT-2000