Eddystone 556 Desktop Shortwave receiver

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This set is designed for the reception of broadcast programmes at long distances. It has an internal power supply, twin speakers and switching coils. The latter provide coverage from 580 kHz to 30 MHz (500-10 meter).

Frequency range

RX-range
580-1340 kHz / 1.34-2.90 / 2.90-6.50 / 6.25-13.40 / 13.20-30.50 MHz
TX-range
-
HAM bands
-
Stability
-
Tuning steps
-
Filters
-

Receiver

Modulations
AM  
Sensitivity
≤ 2 µV
Selectivity
5 kHz @ -30 dB
Receiver system
Superheterodyne
IF-frequencies
450 kHz
Image rejection
-
Audio output
3 W

Transmitter

Modulations
-
RF-Output
-

Connections

Antenna
Clamps / screws
Impedance
70Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
Mains (110 / 220 V AC)
Current drain RX
65 W
TX
-

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
-
Weight
-
Form factor
Base Station
Manufactured
Between 1946 and 194x in Great Britain
MPN
EDDYSTONE-000556

Other features

Memories
-
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
Noise limiter
S-meter
Accessories
-

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

Eddystone-556 Instruction Manual submitted by RigReference
Eddystone 556 Revised circuit diagram submitted by RigReference
 
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