TS-480HX/480SAT by Kenwood Communications Division

More catalogs by Kenwood Communications Division | TS-480HX/480SAT | 8 pages | 2011-05-03


Contacts for Kenwood Communications Division

Kenwood USA Corporation
Communications Sector
3970 Johns Creek Court, Ste. 100
Suwanee, GA 30024

By Phone/Fax:
Land Mobile & Business Radio Divisions
Phone: (678) 474-4700
Fax: (678) 474-4730

Systems Division
Phone: (678) 474-4700
Fax: (678) 957-1880

Amateur Radio
Phone: (310) 639-4200, Option 4, Option 1
Fax: (310) 761-8290

TS-480HX/480SAT is listed under these categories

Consumer Electronics > Radio

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ts-480hx/ts-480sat hf/50mhz all-mode transceiver kenwood network command system with voice over internet protocol

dx distinction creative concept elegant engineering 200w output 50mhz 100w dc 13.8v operation the ts-480hx is a highly versatile rig offering 200w output 50mhz 100w making it ideal for both base station and dx ing applications 100w model the 100w ts-480sat is additionally equipped with a built-in automatic antenna tuner tx/rx af dsp 16-bit af digital signal processing offers such powerful features as noise reduction tx/rx equalizer and af filters separate lcd control panel with speaker sporting a large amber lcd with backlit keys the standalone control panel can be positioned anywhere up to 13 feet or 4 meters from the main unit continuous rx 500khz vfo 30khz to 60mhz tx covers all amateur bands 1.8mhz to 50mhz other features include a quad-mixer that provides rx dynamic range in the ts-950 class psk31 compatibility packet cluster tune with tm-d700a pc-based control and optional if

tailor-made for dx ing the new ts-480hx hf transceiver raises the bar on mobile performance despite its compact dimensions it delivers an astonishing punch 200w with a dc 13.8v supply yet its separate control panel is perfect for base station use sharing virtually all the same powerful features is the 100w ts-480sat except that it boasts a built-in antenna tuner whichever model you choose you can be sure of enjoying the best of both worlds first-rate communications at home and on the trail 200w hf/50mhz all-mode transceiver ts-480hx ts-480sat 100w model with built-in automatic antenna tunner ts-480hx 200w model

one rig to rule them all kenwood engineering at its finest as a go-anywhere hf/50mhz all-mode transceiver kenwood s new ts-480hx/sat is well ahead of the pack when it comes to advanced electronic engineering convenient features and ease of operation excellent power and performance high rf power output equipped with a twin final section featuring splitter and combiner circuitry the ts-480hx can provide up to 200 watts rf output 50mhz 100w with a dc 13.8v power supply the ts-480sat delivers up to 100 watts twin final section 100w aluminum chassis and twin fans for enhanced cooling efficiency and since the control panel is separate from the main unit the fans are able to generate a powerful airflow from front to back as a result you can rely on this transceiver to transmit continuously for 30 minutes without having to power down this figure is supplied for reference purposes only and depends on there being an ambient temperature of 25ยบ c antenna swr of 1.2 or less and nothing to

the ts-480hx features two power terminals for the twin final section the ts-480sat is equipped with a built-in automatic antenna tuner if filters option optionally available for more intense operations are 500hz and 270hz band cw narrow if filters yf-107c yf-107cn as well as a 1.8khz band ssb narrow if filter yf-107sn any two of these if filters can be installed inside the transceiver beat cancel ssb/am only dsp will also cancel out multiple beats falling within the af filter range choose bc1 to remove weak and/or continuous beat interference or bc2 to handle intermittent beat like that of a cw signal af filter unwanted beat target signal af digital signal processing tx/rx thanks to a 16-bit digital signal processor offering double-precision arithmetic operations equivalent to 32-bit processing a 100mhz clock and 16bit a/d d/a converters the ts-480hx/sat offers many powerful features noise reduction nr1 is a line enhanced filter with 10 level settings including auto great for

enhanced operating ease built-in automatic antenna tuner ts-480sat the automatic antenna tuner inside the ts-480sat with presets for quick band changes covers all amateur bands 1.8mhz to 54mhz af filters slope tune can be used to move the target signal away from noise using hi-cut and low-cut filters ssb fm and am while width allows adjustment of the pass-band to avoid adjacent noise cw/fsk low cut hi cut target signal target signal width emphasis on portability outdoor use is facilitated by dc 13.8v operation and compact dimensions the 7.05lbs 3.2kg main unit measures 7-1/16 x 2-3/8 x 10-3/16 179 x 61 x 258 mm w xhxd while the 1.1lbs 0.5kg control panel is 7-1/16 x 2-15/16 x 1-7/16 180 x 75 x 37 mm w xhxd projections not included slope tune width separate lcd control panel with speaker the large standalone lcd control panel featuring its own 2-5/8 6.6cm speaker 2w max output can be freely positioned up to13 feet 4 meters from the main unit the supplied tabletop

attractive backlighting of the lcd and keys facilitates operation at night memory name function clear identification is possible for the 100 memory channels with up to 8 alphanumeric characters each voice guide storage unit option the vgs-1 voice guide and storage unit can serve two important roles vocal confirmation of frequency key operation etc and recording/playback of messages received by the transceiver a total of 90 seconds 3 x 30 seconds can be recorded and stored in flash rom for playback and transmission additionally a convenient constant record function means you can always play back the last 30 seconds of reception for confirmation multiple scan functions included among the many scan functions are program scan memory scan group scan subtone scan and ctcss scan pc-based control the arcp-480 radio control program freely downloadable from the kenwood web site enables pc-based control of all transceiver functions as well as the customizing of tx/rx equalizer curves other

options so-3 tcxo pg-4z panel extension cable kit 4 meters mc-43s hand microphone requires mj-88 ps-53 heavy-duty power supply 22.5a arcp-480 radio control program available free for downloading from the kenwood website www.kenwood.net yf-107c 500hz cw filter pg-20 dc cable 7 meters mc-47 hand microphone requires mj-88 sp-23 external speaker yf-107cn 270hz cw narrow filter mc-60a hs-6 headphones deluxe desktop microphone requires mj-88 sp-50b arhp-10 mobile speaker radio host program available free for downloading from the kenwood website www.kenwood.net yf-107sn 1.8khz ssb narrow filter lf-30a low-pass filter for ts-480sat mj-88 microphone connection cord vgs-1 voice guide storage unit not all accessories may be available please contact dealers for details specifications ts-480hx general transmitter frequency range receiver frequency range mode power requirements current drain transmit standby operating temperature frequency stability main unit with optional so-3 attached antenna