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The Philips 8 RO 501 is a large HF receiver. The 8 RO has a motorized tuning system with manual fine-tuning.

General characteristics

HAM bands
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Frequency stability
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Tuning steps
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Memories
18 channels in 1 bank(s)

Receiver

RX-range
0.225-31.2 MHz in 6 bands
Modulations
AM   W-FM mono  
Sensitivity
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Selectivity
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Filters
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Receiver system
Single / double conversion
IF-frequencies
1st: 2455 kHz
2nd: 455 kHz
Image rejection
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Audio output
2.5 W, external speaker required

Connections

Antenna
N-type
Impedance
75Ω
Other
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Electrical

Power requirements
3V DC (2R03/AAA) or 3V DC external
Current drain RX
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TX
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Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
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Weight
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Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 1963 and 1968 in Netherlands

Other features

Usage
Commercial / Land mobile communication
Features + options
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Accessories
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RigReference ID
5226
MPN
PHILIPS-000008-RO-501

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