Kenwood TS-2000 Desktop HF/VHF/UHF Transceiver

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The Kenwood TS-2000 is an all band HF/VHF/UHF transceiver with exceptional features and versatility. Wide band Main HF reception includes: 30 kHz-60 MHz. On VHF/UHF you get: 142-152 and 420-450 MHz. 1240-1300 MHz is featured in the TS-2000X model. Sub band (AM/FM modes only) reception includes: 118-174, 220-512 MHz. Output is 100 watts on HF, 6 meters and 2 meters. 50 watts for 440 MHz. A built-in TCXO ensures excellent stabililty. A back lit front panel makes operation easy in any lighting conditions. This radio features keypad entry plus RIT/XIT. The TS-2000 comes with the Kenwood MC-43S hand mic.

The Kenwood TS-2000 can also be operated via computer or optional RC-2000 control head.

Frequency range

RX-range
0.03-60 / 118-174 / 220-512 MHz
23 cm/10 W option
TX-range
10-160 m + WARC / 6 m / 2 m / 70 cm
HAM bands
-
Stability
-
Tuning steps
-
Filters
-

Receiver

Modulations
AM   FM   N-FM   CW   USB   LSB   FSK  
Sensitivity
-
Selectivity
-
Receiver system
-
IF-frequencies
-
Image rejection
Main: >70 dB Sub: >60 dB
Audio output
-

Transmitter

Modulations
AM   FM   N-FM   CW   USB   LSB   FSK  
RF-Output
Max 100/100/100/50 W

Connections

Antenna
SO-239
Impedance
50 Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
13.8V DC +/-15%
Current drain RX
Squelched 2.6 A
TX
Max 20.5 A

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
281 × 107 × 371 mm (11.06 × 4.21 × 14.61 in)
Weight
7.80 kg (17.2 lbs)
Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 2000 and 200x
MPN

Other features

Memories
300 channels in 1 bank(s)
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
DSP
Built-in 1K2/9K6 TNC
Auto-AT on HF/6m
DX-Cluster functions
Accessories
-

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

Kenwood TS-2000 Serv Man Supplement submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-2000 Serv Man Supplement II submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-2000 Serv Man Supplement III submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-2000 Service Manual submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-2000 User Manual submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-2000 User Manual Dutch submitted by RigReference
 
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TS-2000

Kenwood TS-2000, Desktop HF/VHF/UHF Transceiver

Excellent receiver! I always get great audio reports. Great all around radio with a lot of features and filters. Can't beat the versatility for the money.

73,
Jack (KC9MWL0

Overall
 
Performance
Build quality
Features
User friendlyness
Value for money
Aquired
Mint condition in 2008
USD 1600.00

SOLID PERFORMER

Kenwood TS-2000, Desktop HF/VHF/UHF Transceiver

owned this radio from 2017. 2016 model in new condition. I put this radio off for many years . found a estate sale and bought the radio. pleasure to use. backlighting buttons,all mode do it all radio. hard to beat. sept 2018 is the final run of these ts2000. get one if you can. it will not dissapoint

Overall
 
Performance
Build quality
Features
User friendlyness
Value for money
Aquired
Mint condition in 2017
CAD 1200.00

What is it worth?

Estimating the value of a rig can be challenging. We collect prices paid by real hams over the years to help you estimate the current value of the Kenwood TS-2000. Just bought or sold this model? Let us know what you traded it for and help other ham operators!

Based on historic data, today's value of the Kenwood TS-2000 might be around:

  • USD 1398.00
  • CAD 1194.00
  • EUR 983.00
Price Condition Year User
USD 1600.00 New / Mint 2008 bulldurham
USD 1400.00 Used / Good 2010 n5pop
EUR 1789.00 New / Good 2010 thiecom.de
USD 1449.95 New / Good 2010 HRO
USD 1200.00 Used / Good 2014 ke3oxmsd
USD 1000.00 Used / Mint 2015 drguyor
EUR 1000.00 Used / Mint 2016 ON8ODK
CAD 1200.00 Used / Mint 2017 brent redenbach
CAD 1200.00 Used / Mint 2017 brent redenbach
USD 750.00 Used / Good 2019 brent redenbach

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