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RCA connector for RX only. New price in the US, when available, in the $3300 range

General characteristics

HAM bands
160m  80m  40m  30m (WARC)  20m  17m (WARC)  15m  12m (WARC)  10m 
Frequency stability
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Tuning steps
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Memories
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Receiver

RX-range
10-160 m + WARC and 60 m (5 MHz)
Modulations
AM   FM   CW   SSB   AFSK  
Sensitivity
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Selectivity
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Filters
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Receiver system
?
IF-frequencies
?
Image rejection
?
Audio output
?

Transmitter

TX-range
10-160 m + WARC and 60 m (5 MHz)
Modulations
AM   FM   CW   SSB   AFSK  
RF-output
100 W

Connections

Antenna
RCA (Tulip)
Impedance
50 Ω
Other
-

Electrical

Power requirements
13.8V DC
Current drain RX
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TX
?

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
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Weight
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Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 2002 and 200x in USA

Other features

Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
Dual 32-bit IF-DSP. True diversity reception capability with twin RX. Real-time spectrum display. Built-in keyer. Flash-ROM BIOS.
Accessories
-
RigReference ID
4176
MPN
TEN-TEC-ORION-(000565)

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

Ten-Tec 565 Manual PDF - 878.0 kB, submitted by Tony Fields
Ten-Tec Orion/Orion II Users Manual Addendum PDF - 1.48 MB, submitted by Tony Fields
Ten-Tec 565 Receive Optimization PDF - 22.9 kB, submitted by Tony Fields
 
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New and second-hand prices

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Based on historic data, today's second-hand price of the Ten-Tec Orion (565) is around:

  • USD 609.00 ~ USD 995.00

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These estimates are based on the following prices:

Year Historic price Condition Submitted by
2018 USD 1000.00 Used / Good Tony-KA8UGB
2010 USD 1530.00 Used / Good eBay

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