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Intek PL-660 Shortwave World Radio

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  • Compact receiver for multi band reception
  • Covers short wave reception, ideal for picking up distant signals
  • FM and AM reception offers wide range of domestic stations

Product overview

• Compact receiver for multi band reception
• Covers short wave reception, ideal for picking up distant signals
• FM and AM reception offers wide range of domestic stations
• Airband coverage lets you receive civil aviation
• Added features include a BFO for side band reception, idea for Amateur HF bands
• Large memory storage and synthesised tuning makes this very easy to use
• Time and alarm clock functions

Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great Hf SW Radio a bit deaf on FM but SW ssb it's really excellent radio for the price being a radio amateur was well impressed with the Hf bands have picked up VK land easy on it's wire antenna thats Austrialia to all you non radio hams out there
Date published: 2015-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great radio The radio works very well, and is very good on SSB for Amateur Radio
Date published: 2014-12-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Buying from Maplin was like swiming with Dolphins The TecSun PL660 blew my skirt up and buying from Maplin was like swimming with dolphins
Date published: 2016-08-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great all-round package for the price Excellent sensitivity on short wave Very good vhf airband reception.Only let down slightly by poor interpretation of operating manual.
Date published: 2016-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sorry I don't need 50 characters the radio is great
Date published: 2016-08-23
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Frequency HF/SW 1.711-30.000 MHz
MW 522-1620 KHz / LW 100-519 KHz
FM 88-108 MHz / Aircraft 118-137 MHz (AM)
Receiver type Dual Conversion for HF/SW, LW, MW
Modes AM, FM and Single Sideband (SSB) with USB & LSB
BFO control for SSB
DX/Normal/Local adjustable RF gain
Tuning Manual tuning or direct keypad entry
Auto-Scan with 5 sec. pre-listening
9K/10K frequency steps for MW (AM)
Memories ATS (Auto Tuning Storage)
2000 Preset Station Memories
Timer features Dual Alarm Clock with adjustable Auto Turn Off
Sleep Timer function (1-120 minutes)
Dimensions: Dimensions : 181 x 116 x 36 mm

Hi there do you have any of the pl-660 radios still in stock.thank you

Asked by: Gary001
No as this is discontinued.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-10-05

Is Intek PL-660 the same as the Tecsun PL-660 saw radio. Regards, John

Asked by: Jasno5
In all likelihood these are likely similar models under the PL-660 number. There may be some cosmetic differences, however the internal functions may be identical.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2017-03-16

is the only arial connection the in built arial or does this radio have facility for proper external long wire connection

Asked by: adesoton
unfortunately the only arial is the in built arial.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-01-27

Is the FM reception in stereo?

Asked by: Alvin
You can enable FM stereo reception on compatible stations as long as there is sufficient signal strength to support it.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-06-21

How many hours battery life for Intel pl-660 radio

Asked by: Pommy
Unfortunately we would be unable to say as it would depend on what battery you chose to put in the radio.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-03-30

Does this radio have full ssb for amateur bands ?

Asked by: Pete
A full manual for the item can be found in the link below
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-02-10

will this radio tune into radio tyneside 1575am with clear signal and good sound quality ?

Asked by: RTBD
As with all radio frequencies we cannot guarantee sound quality, Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-02-05

Does it have Audio Squelch control ?

Asked by: artmech
Unfortunately i am sorry but the item in question doesn't support use in you intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2015-11-27
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