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General characteristics

HAM bands
2m  70cm 
Frequency stability
?
Tuning steps
?
Memories
?

Receiver

RX-range
110-174 / 410-500 MHz
Modulations
FM  
Sensitivity
?
Selectivity
?
Filters
?
Receiver system
?
IF-frequencies
?
Image rejection
?
Audio output
?

Transmitter

TX-range
144-146 / 430-440 MHz (Europe)
144-148 / 430-450 MHz (USA)
Modulations
FM  
RF-output
High: 50/35 W, Medium: 10/10 W, Low: 5/5 W

Connections

Antenna
-
Impedance
50 Ω
Other
-

Electrical

Power requirements
13.8V DC
Current drain RX
Max 1 A
TX
Max 11.5 A

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
140 × 40 × 160 mm (5.51 × 1.57 × 6.30 in)
Weight
1.10 kg (2.4 lbs)
Form factor
Mobile
Manufactured
Between 19xx and 19xx

Other features

Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
9K6 packet ready. Twin RX
Accessories
-
RigReference ID
4360
MPN
YAESU-FT-008500

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FT 8500 9 years ago by kf4crg

New and second-hand prices

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Based on historic data, today's second-hand price of the Yaesu FT-8500 is around:

  • USD 98.00

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2017 USD 100.00 Used / Good Necromonster

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