DX-R8T


 

$499.00

In stock
 
Now you can enjoy the thrill of listening to live radio signals from all over the world with the Alinco DX-R8T. A new desktop radio designed to be affordable without compromising performance, the DX-R8T boasts a communications grade receiver circuit, 3 ceramic filters (FM/AM, SSB, CW) with narrow filter function, excellent 1ppm stability and a large, easy-to-read LCD screen. The I/Q mode with supporting SDR freeware lets you output the I/Q signal from the 3.5mm stereo jack and decode DRM using only a PC and a sound card. 

Simple operating commands and straight-forward key layout make this a radio that you can start enjoying from the moment you first turn it on. Packed with many features normally found only in more expensive receivers, the DX-R8T is ready to capture the imagination of everyone from a beginner in the world of shortwave to the most experienced shortwave listener.

ALINCO DX-R8T Features
  • I/Q signal output allows use of third-party SDR software
  • 150 kHz - 30MHz in AM/USB/LSB/CW/FM and IQ modes
  • Front and rear jacks make connecting accessories easy Direct frequency input to the dual VFO system
  • Detachable front-control panel offers more mounting options Large LCD display makes operation simple
  • Front-speaker and powerful 2W audio output makes it easy to hear signals 
  • Rugged, die-cast chassis
  • Narrow ceramic filters (AM 2.4kHz/SSB 1kHz) and 0.5kHz audio-filtering for CW
  • 4-level RF preamp/attenuator
  • IF shift and RIT reduces interference
  • Noise blanker enables clearer reception
  • 3 banks/600 memory channels make it easy to save banks of favorite frequencies
  • Two sets of programmed search pairs and varieties of scanning modes
  • Auto-power-off, Sleep-timer, Dial and Key locks, RX indicator illumination and more!
  • Computer utility software makes it easy to manage settings and edit memories
  • Monitor shortwave signals from aviation, navigation and data sources
SPECIFICATIONS
Operating mode USB, LSB, AM, CW, FM and I/Q output for SDR software
Antenna impedance 50ohm unbalanced
Frequency stability +/-1ppm
Power requirement 13.8V DC +/-15% (11.7 to 15.8V DC)
Ground method Negative ground
Current drain Receiver: 1.0A(max.)
Operating temperature +14°F - +140°F (-10°C - 60°C)
Dimentions 240(w) x 94(h) x 255(d)mm (Projections not included)
(9.45"(w) x 3.7"(h) x 10"(d)

240(w) x 100(h) x 293(d)mm (with projection)
(9.45"(w) x 3.94"(h) x 11.54"(d)
Weight Approx. 9.1lbs (144.6oz)
RECEIVER
Receive circuitry Double conversion superheterodyne
Sensitivity SSB: (0.15 to 1.8MHz) 0dBu(1uV)
CW: (1.8 to 30MHz) -12dBu(0.25uV)
AM: (0.15 to 1.8MHz) +20dBu(10uV)
AM: (1.8 to 30MHz) +6dBu(2uV)
FM: (28 to 30MHz) -6dBu(0.5uV)
Intermediate frequency 1st 71.75MHz, 2nd 455KHz
Selectivity SSB, CW, AM (narrow): 2.4KHz/-6dB 4.5KHz/-60dB
AM, FM: 6KHz/-6dB 18KHz/-60dB
-6dB: 6KHz or more
-60dB: 16KHz or less (NFM)
Spurious and image rejection ratio More than 70dB
Audio output power More than 2.0W(8ohm 10%THD)
RIT variable range +/-1.2KHz
RECEIVER COVERAGE
* 40KHz~150KHz appears on the screen but Below 150KHz is out-of-warranty and not intended for practical use.
Receiver Frequency coverage 150KHz - 29.99999MHz (USA/CANADA)
STANDARD ACCESSORIES
  • EDC-37 DC Cable
  • User Manual
OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES
  • EDS-17 Front control remote kit (5m cable, front panel bracket, unit cover and hardware)
  • EDC-36 Cig. lighter DC cable
  • ERW-7 USB Data cable
  • DM330FX/340MV series DC power supplies