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This is a revised version of the Heathkit GC-1 'Mohican'. Exact differences between the two models are lost in history.

General characteristics

HAM bands
80m  20m  15m  11m (CB)  10m 
Frequency stability
?
Tuning steps
Continuous

Receiver

RX-range
0.55-32 MHz in 5 bands
Modulations
AM   CW   SSB  
Sensitivity
Broadcast band: 10 µV (10 dB SN)
Short wave bands: 2 µV (10 dB SN)
Selectivity
± 3 kHz (-6 dB)
Filters
-
Receiver system
Single conversion superheterodyne
IF-frequencies
455 kHz
Image rejection
?
Audio output
400 mW

Connections

Antenna
Clamps / screws + Built-in telescopic
Impedance
50Ω
Other
-

Electrical

Power requirements
12 V DC or 8 × C cells
Current drain RX
35 mA
TX
-

Physical

Manufactured
Between 1962 and 1968 in USA
Dimensions (w×h×d)
305 × 175 × 254 mm (12.01 × 6.89 × 10.00 in)
Weight
9.00 kg (19.9 lbs)
Form factor
Mobile

Other features

Memories
None
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
?
Accessories
?
MPN
HEATHKIT-GC-000001A-'MOHICAN'

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Reviews & stories

Heathkit Mohican Model GC-1A

Heathkit GC-1A 'Mohican', Mobile Shortwave receiver

I love my rig it's just like new, I recapped and aligned it preforms just like new on all bands.

Overall
 
Performance
Build quality
Features
User friendliness
Value for money
Aquired
Mint condition in 2017
USD 60.00

New and second-hand prices

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Based on historic data, today's second-hand price of the Heathkit GC-1A 'Mohican' is around:

  • USD 14.00

These estimates are based on the following prices: (see all 1 prices)

Year Historic price Condition Submitted by
2013 USD 20.00 Used / Good KK4IBG

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