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Alinco DX-R8T


  • 150-30000 kHz
  • 500 Hz CW Audio Filter
  • 600 Alpha Memories
  • Keypad
  • Squelch
  • Dial Lock & Key Lock

The Alinco DX-R8T receiver covers 150 kHz to 30 MHz in SSB, CW, AM and FM. Other features include:  IF shift, band and memory scanning, attenuator, preamp, RIT and noise blanker. Enjoy 600 alphanumeric memories (3 banks of 200 channels). Attenuation level may be set at -20, -10, 0 or +10 dB. Multiple tuning steps are available: AM 1, 2.5, 5, 9, 10 kHz, SSB/CW 0.1, 0.5, 1.0, 2.5 kHz and FM 2.5, 5, 10, 12.5, 20 kHz. There are rear panel connectors for external devices including IQ output for possible use in SDR applications, DRM, external decoding, etc. With SDR freeware (not supplied) you will be able to decode DRM with a PC with sound card. Here are some screen shots from some DRM receptions we made February 2011:
  DRM DX-R8T Screen Shot A   DRM DX-R8T Screen Shot C
  DRM DX-R8T Screen Shot B   DRM DX-R8T Screen ShotD

The front panel has both an external 3.5mm speaker jack and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Requires 12 VDC at 1 Amp. Please note that this radio comes with a EDC-37 12VDC power cable and Owner's Manual only. It does not include a power supply. An AC power supply that provides 12VDC filtered 3 amp (or greater) power supply is required for home operation. See Astron RS-4, Pyramid PS-4, (both below) or equivalent. Size:  9.45 x 3.95 x 11.54 inches (240x100x293mm 4.1 kg).
(Please note that this radio does not receive the FM broadcast band). See transceiver version.

video Click here for DX-R8T video demonstration


Order # Photo Item Description List Price Your Price Order
    EDS-17 Front control head Extension Cable 16 foot. Not currently stocked
  EDC36 EDC-36 Cigar Filter Power Cord Not in stock
   EDC37 EDC-37 Fused DC Power Cable (as supplied). VIEW Not in stock
#1695 ERW7 ERW-7 USB Programming Cable (connects to Clone jack). $65.00 $34.98 Order
Regulated linear power supply provides 13.2 VDC at 3.0 Amps (4 Amps surge). Not in stock
  Pyramid PS-4KX Pyramid
Regulated linear power supply provides 13.2 VDC at 4.0 Amps. INFO Discontinued
  Pyramid PS-8KX Pyramid
Regulated linear power supply provides 13.2 VDC at 6.0 Amps. INFO Not in stock
#1305 DEO RG-2000U DEO RG-2000U Receiver Guard RF protection device. INFO $39.00 $18.98 Order

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