TS-530S Classic Hybrid Transceiver
This is a beautiful
TS-530S HF transceiver. This radio performs
output from a pair of 6146B final tubes, bright display, solid
audio both transmit and receive. There are no optional filters installed.
Serial number is 2020441.
will include a very nice comb bound copy of the instruction
brought out the beautiful condition of this radio. Knobs, cases, and
front panel were thoroughly cleaned and reassembled. The radio has been
completely aligned. The bandswitch was completely disassembled,
cleaned, and reassembled. Works perfectly with full output on 10
meters. The high voltage filter capacitors and the screen/driver
capacitors have been replaced with new. The flat pack relay has been replaced with new.
The original shaft coupler (Nylon, plastic) for the bandswitch
was found to be cracked through the set screw holes and it has
This seems to be a rather common problem with the Hybrids. I replaced
it with a solid brass coupler that will last forever.
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
If you have any questions, please email or you can call me at
Housden - W0NTA