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Hammarlund HQ-180A

The Hammarlund HQ-180A general coverage receiver tunes from 540 to 30000 kHz in six ranges:  .54-1.05, 1.05-2.05, 2.05-4.04, 4-7.85, 7.85-15.35 and 15.35-30 MHz. The amateur bands are all bandspread:  3.44-4.04, 6.81-7.3, 13.98-14.425, 20.925-21.6 and 27.89-29.7 MHz. Following on the success of the original HQ-180, the HQ-180A adds:  improved mechanical and electrical stability, tunable BFO for CW or fixed BFO for optimum SSB, silicon rectifiers, accessory power supply and 115/230 VAC 50/60 Hz operation. Other enhancements include:  antenna trimmer, noise limiter, RF gain, S-meter, stand-by and AVC on/off. This radio does not have a built-in speaker. There are 3.2 ohm speaker terminals on the rear panel. The suggested optional speaker is the S-200

117/230 VAC 50/60 Hz 120W. 19 x 10.5 x 13" 38 Lbs (45 lbs ship).

The model Hammarlund HQ-180AC features a clock-timer (shown above).

The model Hammarlund HQ-180AX features a crystal selection switch in the panel area formerly occupied by the clock-timer. This switch can select up to six crystals on the front panel and up to five installed inside the radio.

Item Description Your Price
Clock Analog clock timer (shown above) Discontinued
  IF Noise Silencer INFO Discontinued
S-200 Matching external speaker VIEW Discontinued

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