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The RT-2000 (also known as PRC-2000) was built in Great Britain by M.E.L. / Philips. It is a fully transistorized radio for portable and vehicle use from the late 80s. It was used in the Falkland War; improvements suggested there were built in later. The RT-2000 shares the footprint with the Philips RT-3600 and units can be stacked together.

General characteristics

HAM bands
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Frequency stability
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Tuning steps
0.1 kHz

Receiver

RX-range
1.6-30 MHz
Modulations
CW   USB   LSB   FSK  
Sensitivity
0.6 µV @ 10dB
Selectivity
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Filters
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Receiver system
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IF-frequencies
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Image rejection
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Audio output
150 mW @ 75 Ohm; 2 W @ 4 Ohm external loudspeaker

Transmitter

TX-range
1.6-30 MHz
Modulations
CW   USB   LSB   FSK  
RF-Output
4/20 W

Connections

Antenna
BNC + Proprietary (military)
Impedance
50Ω
Other
-

Electrical

Power requirements
10-32 V DC
Current drain RX
3 W
TX
60 W

Physical

Manufactured
Between 198x and 199x in Netherlands / UK by Philips / M.E.L.
Dimensions (w×h×d)
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Weight
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Form factor
Portable

Other features

Memories
10 channels in 1 bank(s)
Usage
Military communication
Features + options
Operational range: 30 ... 50 km
Watertight: 1 hour at 1 meter
CPU controlled
Built-in antenna tuner (ATU)
Speech processor
Accessories
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MPN
PHILIPS-RT-002000

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