Kenwood R-599D Desktop Shortwave receiver

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Frequency range

RX-range
10-160 m (2m & 6m options)
TX-range
-
HAM bands
-
Stability
-
Tuning steps
-
Filters
-

Receiver

Modulations
AM   FM   CW   SSB  
Sensitivity
AM (10 dB S+N/N):
1.8-28 MHz: 1.5 µV
50 MHz: 3 µV
144 MHz: 3 µV
SSB (10 dB S+N/N):
1.8-28 MHz: 0.25 µV
50 MHz: 0.5 µV
144 MHz: 0.5 µV
Selectivity
AM: 5 kHz (-6 dB), 12 kHz (60 dB)
FM: 20 kHz (-6 dB), 120 kHz (-60 dB)
SSB: 2.4 kHz (-6 dB), 4.4 kHz (-60 dB)
CW: 500 Hz (-6 dB), 1.5 kHz (-60 dB)
Receiver system
-
IF-frequencies
-
Image rejection
>50 dB
Audio output
-

Transmitter

Modulations
-
RF-Output
-

Connections

Antenna
SO-239
Impedance
50/75 Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
12-15V DC or mains
Current drain RX
Max 1 A
TX
-

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
270 × 140 × 310 mm (10.63 × 5.51 × 12.20 in)
Weight
5.70 kg (12.6 lbs)
Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 1976 and 1979 in Japan
MPN

Other features

Memories
-
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
-
Accessories
-

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

Kenwood R-599D operating Manual submitted by RigReference
 
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