Classic Hybrid Transceiver
plus shipping - SOLD
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This is a
TS-830S HF transceiver as shown in the following images. The
panel and digital display are very clean and bright. There is no odor
of smoke in this radio and you can see how
clean the inside is from the images. The radio works
beautifully with full output from the 6146B final
tubes. It has great audio on both receive and transmit. These radios
were known for their audio. There are no optional filters installed.
Serial number is 1050220.
have thoroughly cleaned and aligned this radio. Knobs, cases,
front panel were thoroughly cleaned and reassembled. The
shaft coupler (Nylon, plastic) for the bandswitch has been
replaced with a solid brass coupler. The bandswitch
has been completely disassembled, cleaned, tested for high resistance
contacts, and reassembled. The high voltaghe capacitors and the screen/driver capacitors have been
replaced with new.
will include a nice laser printed copy of the instruction manual
complete with the fold out schematic.
you are not
familiar with tuning a radio with tube finals, please be careful with
this radio. You can destroy the final amplifier tubes if you do not
tune it properly. The 6146B tubes are sturdy, but will not take
unlimited abuse. You can download and print a PDF description of
how to tune the hybrids at
Kenwood Hybrid Tuning Procedure
If you have any questions, please email or you can call me at
Housden - W0NTA