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IC-PCR1500

Communications Receiver

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Specifications

General

Frequency coverage

Guaranteed range

 

0.010–3299.999MHz*
0.495–3000.000MHz
* Cellular bands are blocked in the U.S.A. version.
Mode AM, FM, WFM, USB*, LSB*, CW*
* 0.01–1300MHz only.
Usable temperature range

0°C to +60°C;

+32°F to +140°F

Frequency stability Less than ±3ppm on the basis of 25°C (0°C to +60°C) 
Tuning steps 1Hz minimum
Antenna impedance 50Ω BNC
Power Supply 12.0V DC ±15%
External power supply 6.0V DC ±5% (with BC-149A/D, CP-18A/E)

Current drain (at 12V DC)

Max audio

Stand-by

 

0.8 A typ.

0.65 A typ.

Operating temperature range –10°C to +60°C
+14°F to +140°F

Dimensions

(projections not included)

146(W) x 41(H) x 206(D)mm;

534(W) x 158(H)x 818(D) in.

Weight (approx.) 1200g; 2.6lb
Receiver
Receiver system Triple conversion superheterodyne + down converter
Intermediate frequencies 1st 266.7MHz, 2nd 10.70MHz, 3rd 450kHz
Sensitivity
(except spurious points;
single receive):
  SSB, CW AM FM WFM
0.495-1.799MHz 5.0µV 25µV - -
1.8-49.999MHz 0.5µV 2.5µV 0.63µV*2 -
50-699.999MHz 0.4µV 2µV 0.5µV 1.4µV
700-1300.000MHz 0.5µV 2.5µV 0.63µV 1.8µV
1300*1-2299.999MHz - - 5.6µV 18µV
2300-3000.000MHz - - 18µV 56µV

*1 1300.000001MHz

*2 28–49.999MHz
SSB, CW BW=2.8kHz, AM BW=6.0kHz at 10dB S/N FM BW=15kHz, WFM BW=230kHz at 12dB SINAD

Selectivity

SSB, CW, AM

SSB, CW, AM, FM

FM, AM

FM, AM, WFM

WF

(typical)

More than 2.8kHz/–6dB

More than 6.0kHz/–6dB

More than 15kHz/–6dB

More than 50kHz/–6dB

More than 230kHz/–6dB

Audio output power 500mW at 10% distortion with an 8Ω load
External SP connector 2-conductor 3.5 (d) mm (18″)/8Ω

Supplied accessories

  • AD-113A/E*
  • USB cable*
  • Software CD
  • Antenna
    *depending on version

PC Requirements

  • Microsoft(R) Windows(R) XP/2000/ME/98SE
  • USB 1.1 or 2.0
  • Intel(R) Pentium(R) III 450MHz or faster
  • Hard disk with at least 50 MB of free disk space
  • At least 128 MB of memory (256MB or more recommended)
  • Display with 1024 × 768 pixel resolution, high color
  • CD-ROM or DVD drive is required for software installation
  • USB audio dropouts or gaps may occur because of a lack of PC power
  • Additional hard disk space is required for recording sound or storing scope data

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

Please turn off the Main unit power switch when not using the IC-PCR1500,while installed in a vehicle. The IC-PCR1500 has standby power consumption that will drain the vehicle battery over a period of time.

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