Kenwood TS-600

Desktop VHF Transceiver

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The Kenwood TS-600 is a fully solid-state, all-mode amateur band transceiver. The fixed station design is able to operate from both AC or DC power source and can be used as a mobile station.

General characteristics

HAM bands
6m 
Frequency stability
Within ±2 kHz during one hour after one minute of warm-up, and within 150 Hz during any 30 minute period thereafter
Tuning steps
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Receiver

RX-range
50-54 MHz in 4 bands
Modulations
AM   FM   CW   SSB  
Sensitivity
SSB/CW: 0.25 µV (10 dB S/N)
FM: 1 µV (30 dB S/N)
AM: 0.5 µV (10 dB S/N)
Selectivity
SSB/CW: 2.4 kHz (-6 dB), 4.8 kHz (-60 dB)
AM: 4 kHz (-6 dB), 12 kHz (-60 dB)
FM: 12 kHz (-6 dB), 32 kHz (-60 dB)
Filters
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Receiver system
SSB/CW: Single conversion AM/FM: Double conversion
IF-frequencies
1st: 10.7 MHz
2nd: 455 kHz (AM/FM only)
Image rejection
> 70 dB
Audio output
2.5 W @ 4 ohm with 10% THD

Transmitter

TX-range
50-54 MHz
Modulations
AM   FM   CW   SSB  
RF-Output
10 W (AM: 5 W)

Connections

Antenna
SO-239
Impedance
50Ω
Other
-

Electrical

Power requirements
13.8V DC or mains 120/240 VAC
Current drain RX
0.8 A
TX
4 A max

Physical

Manufactured
Between 197x and 197x in Japan
Dimensions (w×h×d)
278 × 124 × 325 mm (10.94 × 4.88 × 12.80 in)
Weight
11.00 kg (24.3 lbs)
Form factor
Base Station

Other features

Memories
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Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
20 fixed channels (5 per band), crystal controlled
Noise blanker
RIT
Accessories
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MPN
KENWOOD-TS-000600

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