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Yaesu FT817ND All Mode Portable Transceiver

Code: N89CE

  • Ultra Compact Multimode Rig outputs 5W on all HF bands
  • Enjoy shortwave and FM broadcasts, , public safety communications, and airband
  • Two Antenna Connectors for Ease of Installation

Product details

Yaesu FT817ND All Mode Portable Transceiver

• Ultra Compact Multimode Rig outputs 5W on all HF bands
• Enjoy shortwave and FM broadcasts, , public safety communications, and airband
• Two Antenna Connectors for Ease of Installation
• IF Shift for reduction of adjacent-frequency interference
• Versatile, Easy-To-See Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

The world’s first, smallest, self-contained, battery-powered, Multi-mode Portable Transceiver covering the HF, VHF, and UHF bands!

Here we bring you the introduction of the FT-817: the world’s first HF/VHF/UHF self-contained battery-powered Multi-mode Portable Transceiver. Providing up to five watts of power output, the FT-817 is designed for operation on the 160-10 meter HF bands, plus the 6 meter, 2 meter, and 70 cm bands. Whether your preferred operating mode is SSB, CW, AM, FM, Packet, or SSB-based Digital modes like PSK31, the FT-817 is ready to join you on your next hiking, camping, or search-and-rescue adventure!

Now the 817 legacy is even better with the introduction of the FT-817ND, which includes coverage of the U.S. 60-meter (5 MHz) band, and it also includes a 1400 mAh NiMH Battery pack (FNB-85) and NC-72 Charger!
Product Specifications:
Frequency Range Receive
100kHz - 30MHz
50 - 54MHz
76 - 108MHz (WFM only)
144 - 146MHz
430 - 440MHz
160 - 6 Metres
2 Metres
70 Centimetres
Emission Modes A1A (CW), A3E (AM), J3E (USB/LSB), F3E (FM)
F1D (9600bps Packet), F2D (1200bps Packet)
Synthesizer Steps (Min.) 10Hz (CW/SSB), 100Hz (AM/FM)
Antenna Impedance 50O, Unbalanced (Front: Type BNC, Rear: Type M [SO239])
Operating Temp. Range -10ºC TO +60ºC
Frequency Stability ±4ppm from 1 min. to 60 min. after power on
@ 25ºC: 1ppm/hour
±0.5ppm/1 hour @ 25ºC, after warmup (w/opt TCXO-9)
Supply Voltage Normal: 13.8VDC ±15%, Negative Ground
Operating: 8.0 - 16.0VDC, Negative Ground
FBA-28 (w/8 AA Alkaline Batteries): 12.0VDC
FNB-85 (NiMh Battery Pack): 9.6V
Current Consumption Squelched: 250mA (approx.)
Receive: 450mA
Transmit: 2.0A
Case Size (W x H x D, mm) 135 x 38 x 165
Weight (approx., kg) 1.17, w/alkaline batteries & antenna, but w/o microphone.
RF Power Output 5W (SSB/CW/FM), 1.5W (AM Carrier) @ 13.8V
Modulation Types SSB: Balanced Modulator
AM: Early Stage (Low Level)
FM: Variable Reactance
FM Maximum Deviation ±5kHz (NFM: ±2.5kHz)
Spurious Radiation -50dB (1.8 - 29.7MHz)
-60dB (50/144/430MHz)
Carrier Suppression > 40dB
Opp. Sideband Suppression > 50dB
SSB Frequency Response 400Hz - 2600Hz (-6dB)
Microphone Impedance 200 - 10kO (Nominal 60O)
Circuit Type Double-Conversion Superheterodyne
Intermediate Frequencies (IF) 1st: 68.33MHz (SSB/CW/AM/FM); 10.7MHz (WFM)
2nd: 455kHz
Sensitivity SSB/CW AM FM
100kHz - 500kHz - - -
500kHz - 1.8MHz - 32 µV -
1.8MHz - 28MHz 0.25µV 2µV -
28MHz - 30MHz 0.25µV 2µV 0.5µV
50MHz - 54MHz 0.2µV 2µV 0.32µV
144/430MHz 0.125µV - 0.2µV
(IPO, ATT off, SSB/CW/AM = 10dB S/N, FM - 12dB SINAD)
Squelch Sensitivity SSB/CW/AM FM
1.8MHz - 28MHz 2.5µV -
28MHz - 30MHz 2.5µV 0.32µV
50MHz - 54MHz 1µV 0.2µV
144/430MHz 0.5µV 0.16µV
(IPO, ATT off)
Image Rejection HF/50MHz: 70dB
144/430MHz: 60dB
IF Rejection 60dB
Selectivity (-6dB/-60dB) SSB/CW: 2.2kHz/4.5kHz
AM: 6kHz/20kHz
NFM: 9kHz/25kHz
SSB (optional YF-122S installed): 2.3kHz/4.7kHz (-66dB)
CW (optional YF-122C installed): 500Hz/2.0kHz
CW (optional YF-122CN installed): 300Hz/1.0kHz
AF Output 1.0W (8O, 10% THD or less)
AF Output Impedance 4 - 16O

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
N89CE Yaesu FT817ND All Mode Portable Transceiver (1+) £499.99

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