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IC-F8101

IC-F8101 HF Transceiver

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Specifications

General
Frequency coverage Receive: 0.5–29.9999MHz,
Transmit: 1.6–29.9999MHz
Type of emission

J3E, A3E, A1A, F1B, J2B

Number of channels 500 channels
Number of addresses Selcall 500 channels, ALE 500 channels
Operating temperature –30°C to +60°C; –22°F to +140°F
Frequency stability ±0.3ppm (at –30°C to +60°C)
Power supply requirement 13.8V DC Negative ground 11.73–15.87V
Antenna impedance 50Ω (SO-239)
Current drain
Receive
Transmit

Less than 3A (Max. audio), 1.0A (Stand-by)
Less than 28A (Maximum output)
Dimensions
(W×H×D)(Projections not included)
174×62×259 mm; 6.85×2.44×10.2 in (Controller attached type)
Weight (approx.) 3.9kg; 8.6lb (Controller attached type)
Transmitter

Output power
J3E/A1A
A3E
F1B/J2B


125, 50, 10W PEP (typical)
30, 12.5, 3W (typical)
75, 50, 10W PEP (typical)

Spurious emissions

64dB typical below PEP

Carrier suppression

50dB below PEP

Unwanted sideband
400Hz
1kHz

55dB below PEP
65dB below PEP

3rd IMD

25dB below PEP

Duty cycle
Normal conversation
Data mode
All modes with CFU-F8100

(at 14.1MHz, 25°C)
100% (at –30°C to +60°C)
25%* (at –30°C to +30°C)
100% (at –30°C to +45°C)
*Maximum 5 minute continuous transmission.
Receiver

Sensitivity (at 10dB S/N)
J3E (Pre-amp. ON)
A3E

0.5–1.5999MHz
14dBμV
22dBμV
1.6–29.9999MHz
–14dBμV
6dBμV

Squelch sensitivity
J3E (at 13.5MHz)
A3E (at 1.000MHz)

Threshold
Less than +20dBμV
Less than +30dBμV

Tight
Less than +90dBμV
Less than +110dBμV

Less than +110dBμV
J3E
A3E


2.4kHz/–6dB
6kHz/–6dB


3.8kHz/–60dB
15kHz/–60dB

Unwanted sideband
400Hz
1kHz

55dB below PEP
65dB below PEP

Spurious responses

More than 70dB

Audio output power

4.0W at 10% distortion with a 4Ω load

Clarifier

±200Hz

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications & IP Rating

Tested on the IC-F8101, CFU-F8100 and MB-126.

Standard MIL 810 G
Method Proc
Low Pressure 500.5 I, II
High Temp. 501.5 I, II
Low Temp. 502.5 I, II
Temp. Shock 503.5 I-C
Solar Radiation 505.5 I
Rain 506.5 I, III
Humidity 507.5 II
Salt Fog 509.5
Dust Blowing 510.5 I
Vibration 514.6 I
Shock 516.6 I, IV

Also meets equivalent MIL-STD-810-C, -D, -E and -F.

Tested on the IC-F8101 and CFU-F8100.

Ingress Protection Standard
Dust & Water IP54 (Dust-protection and water resistant)

All stated specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

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