Heathkit VHF-1 'Seneca' Handheld VHF Transmitter

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Ruggedly built 6 and 2 meter transmitter. On 6 meters, it provides up to 120 watts AM input and 140 watts CW input (slightly less on 2 meters). Circuit has two built-in power supplies, five RF stages, two dual-triode audio stages and two 6146's in the final amplifier. From every angle . . . quality, performance and dependability. A spotting switch is provided for "zero-beating" an incoming signal and allows tuning of the transmitter before switching on the final amplifier. An auxiliary socket provides for receiver muting, remote operation of an antenna relay and remote voice control of the transmitter.

Frequency range

RX-range
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TX-range
6 m / 2 m
48.9-54 / 143.7-148.3 MHz
HAM bands
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Stability
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Tuning steps
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Filters
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Receiver

Modulations
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Sensitivity
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Selectivity
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Receiver system
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IF-frequencies
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Image rejection
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Audio output
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Transmitter

Modulations
AM   CW  
RF-Output
AM/CW: 65/74 W (120/140 W input)

Connections

Antenna
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Impedance
50-72Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
Mains
Current drain RX
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TX
120-400 W

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
422 × 257 × 254 mm (16.61 × 10.12 × 10.00 in)
Weight
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Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 19xx and 19xx in USA
MPN

Other features

Memories
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Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
Built-in VFO
Extensive RF shielding
Accessories
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Price Condition Year User
USD 150.00 Used / Okay 2009 N6OTQ
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