The ICOM IC-740 is an advanced transceiver covering 160 to 10 meters. Transceive frequency coverage includes: 1.8-2, 3.5-4, 7-7.3, 10-10.5, 14-14.35, 21-21.45 and 28-29.7 MHz. Receive frequency coverage includes: 18-18.5 and 24.5-25 MHz. Power is 200 watts input SSB/CW/RTTY modes. The 740 has sophisticated capabilities such as: dual digital VFOs, all-mode squelch, Notch, Passband Tuning, RIT/XIT, Crystal Calibrator and Attenuator. You also get 9 memories. Tuning increments are 1kHz/50Hz/10Hz. The florescent digital display is easy to read. There is a cooling fan on the rear panel and a speaker built into the top panel of the radio.
This model does not feature general coverage receive.
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