Kenwood TS-830M Desktop Shortwave Transceiver

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The Kenwood TS-803M is a highly sophisticated solid state amateur band tranceiver employing only three vacuum tubes. Operating on all amateur bands between 1.8 and 29.7 MHz The TS-830M includes VOX, 25 kHz calibrator, RIT, RF attenuator and noise blanker. Automatic Gain Control (ACG) and Automatic Level Control (ALC) and semi break-in CW are also included.

Frequency range

RX-range
10-160 m + WARC
TX-range
10-160 m + WARC
HAM bands
-
Stability
Withing 1 kHz during the first hour after 1 minute of warm up. Withing 100 Hz during any 30 minute period after warm up.
Tuning steps
-
Filters
-

Receiver

Modulations
AM   CW   SSB  
Sensitivity
0.25 µV at 10 dB S+N/N
Selectivity
2.4 kHz (-6 dB), 3.6 kHz (-60 dB)
Receiver system
Double conversion superheterodyne
IF-frequencies
1st: 8.83 MHz
2nd: 445 kHz
Image rejection
> 60 dB
Audio output
1.5 W @ 8 ohm

Transmitter

Modulations
AM   CW   SSB  
RF-Output
100 W max

Connections

Antenna
SO-239
Impedance
50/75Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
Mains
Current drain RX
295 W
TX
32 W

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
333 × 133 × 333 mm (13.11 × 5.24 × 13.11 in)
Weight
13.50 kg (29.8 lbs)
Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 1981 and 19xx
MPN

Other features

Memories
-
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
VOX
ACG
ALC
RIT
Attenuator
Noise blanker
Accessories
-

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

Kenwood TS-830S Service Manual submitted by RigReference
Kenwood TS-830S User Manual submitted by RigReference
 
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