Nevada Radio

Kenwood TH-D74E

Twinband Digital/Analogue Handheld

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£599.00

 

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Description

TH-D74E

Kenwood's TH-D74E introduces radio amateurs to a new world of technology. Equipped with APRS and Digital (D-STAR) capability on 2m and 70cm, this transceiver also provides features such as:


  • Built in high performance GPS
  • Transflective colour TFT Display
  •   Weatherproof toughness meeting IP54/55 standards
  • Wide band and multi-mode receive (SSB/CW on HF, VHF, UHF with IF filtering / DSP)
  •   Compliant with Bluetooth (allowing audio), microSD and Micro-USB connectivity
  • Wideband and multimode reception
  • Built-in IF filter for comfortable reception
  • IF output mode
  • High-performance DSP voice processing
  • Tough weatherproofing meeting IP54/55 standards
  • Easily understandable pop-up screens
  • Built-in GPS

The radio is supplied With

Antenna : Ferrite Bar Antenna suitable for receiving mid- and low-HF bands
Battery : KNB-75L - Li-ion battery (1800 mAh)
Belt Clip
Charger: Supplied with both UK (3-pin) and EU (2-pin) mains cables
Screw Set for belt clip
USB Cable : USB-A to Micro-USB-A cable


General Features

  • 1750 Hz Tone Burst Function.
  • 8.33KHz spacing on Air Band
  • Alphanumeric LCD Display
  • Antenna Socket SMA
  • APRS Function (via built-in TNC)
  • Auto Power Off
  • Automatic Repeater Offset (VHF)
  • Built-in Packet TNC 1200/9600 bps KISS TNC
  • Built-in GPS
  • Built-in microSD/SDHC
  • Built-in micro-USB , USB Serial, USB Audio Output, Mass Storage
  • Built-in Bluetooth HSP, SPP
  • Clock Time/Date Function
  • CTCSS Encoder/Decoder Choice of 50 tones
  • CW Band Width
  • CW Pitch Frequency
  • CW Reverse
  • D-STAR
  • DCS Encoder/Decoder Choice of 104 digital tones
  • Detect Signal Output
  • Direct Frequency Entry
  • DTMF Memory 10 channels, 16 digits
  • Dual Receive VHFxUHF, VHFxVHF or UHFxUHF
  • ECHOLINK Memory Dialer Channels
  • Firmware Upgradeable via USB Port
  • FM Radio
  • Front Panel KeyPad
  • High-Quality Front Speaker
  • IF 12 kHZ Output to USB Audio, 2-pin Jack
  • Key Beep On/Off
  • Key Lock
  • LCD Background Color B/W
  • Memory Channel Lock-out
  • Memory Channels with Alpha-tagging 1000 Memory Channels
  • Memory Shift Function
  • Menu System for individual set-up
  • Meter Type 3 types
  • Monitor Function
  • Multiple Scan Functions
  • Multi-scroll Key
  • Packet Operation - AX25 and KISS Mode  KISS mode only
  • PC Programmable Memories
  • PC Radio Control Program (Option)
  • Power-On Message
  • Programmable Function Keys 2 keys (PF1, PF2)
  • QSO Log
  • RX Audio Equalizer  5 bands
  • Selectable Repeater Offsets
  • Separate Squelch for A and B Bands
  • SSB/CW/AM Reception
  • SSB Hi-cut Filter
  • AM Hi-cut Filter
  • Time-Out Timer
  • TX Audio Equalizer 4 bands
  • TX/RX Audio Recording microSD/SDHC
  • USB Port built-in Micro-USB Port
  • VOX
  • Voice Message Memory
  • Voice Guidance
  • Wide/Narrow Deviation Selection
  • Wide Band Reception
Specification
RF Output Power - 13.8 V Yes
RF Output Power (approx.) - High 5 W
RF Output Power (approx.) - Mid 2 W
RF Output Power (approx.) - Low 0.5 W
RF Output Power (approx.) - E. Low 0.05 W
Frequency Range - RX - VHF 136 - 174 MHz
Frequency Range - RX - UHF 410 - 470 MHz
Frequency Range - Band-B RX: 0.1 - 76, 76 - 108 MHz (WFM)
108 - 524 MHz
Frequency Range - TX - VHF 144 - 146 MHz
Frequency Range - TX - UHF 430 - 440 MHz
Mode TX: F3E, F2D, F1D, F7W
RX: F3E, F2D, F1D, F7W, J3E, A3E, A1A
Frequency Stability +/- 2.0 ppm
13.8 V DC-In Facility Yes, (use PG-2W or PG-3J)
Antenna Impedance - 50 Ohm Yes
Microphone Impedance 2 kOhm
Operating Temperature Range -10 °C to +50 °C with standard battery
Operating Voltage DC-IN: DC 11.0 - 15.9 V (STD: DC 13.8 V)
BATT: DC 6.0 - 9.6 V (STD: DC 7.4 V)
Receiver Circuitry F3E, F2D, F1D, F7W: Double Super Heterodyne
J3E, A3E, A1A: Triple Super Heterodyne
Receiver Intermediate Frequency - Band-A - 1st IF 57.15 MHz
Receiver Intermediate Frequency - Band-A - 2nd IF 450 kHz
Receiver Intermediate Frequency - Band-B - 1st IF 58.05 MHz
Receiver Intermediate Frequency - Band-B - 2nd IF 450 kHz
Receiver Intermediate Frequency - Band-B - 3rd IF J3E, A3E, A1A: 10.8 kHz
Receiver Sensitivity - Main & Sub Bands Amateur Band
FM 12 dB SINAD
FM / NFM 144 MHz Band-A: 0.18 / 0.22 uV
FM / NFM 144 MHz Band-B: 0.19 / 0.24 uV
FM / NFM 430 MHz Band-A: 0.18 / 0.22 uV
FM / NFM 430 MHz Band-A: 0.20 / 0.25 uV
DV PN9 / GMSK 4.8 kbps, BER 1% 144 MHz Band-A: 0.20 uV / 0.22 uV
DV PN9 / GMSK 4.8 kbps, BER 1% 430 MHz Band-B: 0.22 uV / 0.24 uV
SSB 10 dB S/N Band-A: 0.16 uV
AM 10 dB S/N Band-B: 0.50 uV
Receiver Squelch Band-A: 0.18 uV
Band-B: 0.25uV
Receiver Spurious Rejection 144 MHz - Band-A: 50 dB or more
430 MHZ - Band-A: 50 dB or more
144 MHz - Band-B: 45 dB or more
430 MHz - Band-B: 40 dB or more
Receiver IF Rejection Band-A: 60 dB or more
Band-B: 55 dB or more
Receiver Channel Selectivity -6 dB: 12 kHz or more
-50 dB: 30 kHz or less
Receiver Audio Output 7.4 V, 10% Dist.
400 mW or more / 8 Ohm
Transmitter Maximum Frequency Deviation FM: +/- 5.0 kHz
Transmitter Modulation FM: Reactance Modulation
DV: GMSK Reactance Modulation
Transmitter Modulation Deviation FM: +/- 5.0 kHz
NFM: +/- 2.5 kHz
Transmitter Spurious Emissions HI / MID: -60 dBc or less
L: -50 dBc or less
EL: -40 dBc or less
Dimensions W x H x D 
with KNB-75L: 56.0 x 119.8 x 33.9 mm
with KNB-74L: 56.0 x 119.8 x 29.3 mm
with KBP-9: 56.0 x 119.8 x 36.0 mm
- Projections not included -
Weight (with battery) with KNB-75L: 345 g (w/ antenna, belt clip)
with KNB-74L: 315 g (w/ antenna, belt clip)
with KBP-9: 360 g (w/ antenna, belt clip, AAAx6 battery)
APRS Features

Alert on Special Call Yes
APRS Data Output Yes, , to a PC via the USB Port or Bluetooth
Auto Message Reply Yes
Decay Algorithm Yes
Message Memory Yes, , 100 Messages
New-N Paradigm Yes
Packet Data Output Yes, Yes, to a PC via the USB Port or Bluetooth
Proportional Pathing Yes
QSY Function Yes
Received Packet Data Pop-ups Yes
Relay Path Display Yes
SmartBeaconing ? Yes
State/Section /Region Pathing Yes
Station List Memory Yes, , lists up to 100 Stations, with filtering and sorting options
TX Object, Item Packet Yes
User Phrases Yes
Visible Message Notifications Yes
D-STAR Features

DV Mode Yes
DV Fast Mode Yes, , USB Interface or Bluetooth
DR Mode Yes
Communication Mode Yes
Communication Mode - Direct Yes
Communication Mode - Single Repeater Yes
Communication Mode - Zone Yes
Communication Mode - Gateway Yes
Communication Mode - Refrector Yes
Repeater List, Import/Export Yes
Repeater Information Yes
Callsign List, Import/Export Yes
Near Repeater Stattion Select/Scan Yes
Access Repeater Select Yes
Gateway Route Select Yes
Select TO Station Yes
TX Message Yes
GPS TX Mode Yes
GPS Sentense TX Select Yes
GPS Auto TX for Target Station Yes
Detect FM on DV Mode Yes
RX Popup Message Yes
Direct Reply Yes
Standby Beep Yes
Code SQ Yes
Auto Reply Yes
Auto Reply Voice Select Yes
EMR Yes
RX History Yes
TX History Yes
Late Entry Receive Yes
Packet Loss Display Yes
D-STAR RX AFC Yes
Digital Monitor (MONI Key) Yes
Car Chank Display Yes
Applicable Standards

IP54 Yes
IP55 Yes

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