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Alinco DX-R8E Communications Receiver

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About this product


  • Fully featured communications receiver
  • Pick out signals from around the world
  • Wide HF frequency range

Product overview

• Fully featured communications receiver
• Pick out signals from around the world
• Wide HF frequency range
• Store up to 600 Alpha numeric channels
• Can be connected to a computer as an SDR (software not included)
• Requires HF type antenna to be used

The DX-R8E from Alinco allows the reception of SW, HF communication broadcasts and amateur radio from around the world. This receiver is the perfect addition for the serious shortwave listener to pick up AM, FM, SSB and CW signals along with PC interfacing for a affordable SDR system, additional software can be used to decode FAX, RTTY, PSK NAVTEX and other systems. All you need to do is connect this DX-R8E to a 13.8V PSU and suitable HF antenna system and you can be listening to foreign stations in within minutes.


Technical Features
I/Q signal output allows use of third-party SDR software
150 kHz 35MHz 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
Requres 13.8V (3A) supply and sutable HF type antenna


Asked by: MOON ALIEN
Unfortuerntly we do not stock a suitable psu
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-22

Does this need an outside aerial

Asked by: brigo
Yes this would require an external aerial for optimal use.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-08-11


Asked by: JOHN T
No, this unit does not have a clock function.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-11-06
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