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Yaesu FT-818ND
160-6M +2M +440 MHz

Order #0818
List Price:   $900.00
Your Price: $679.95
Less $40 Instant
Discount:    $639.95

Valid to 10/31/19


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The Yaesu FT-818ND continues the tradition of the popular FT-817ND and FT-817.
The FT-818ND continues all the great features of the FT-817ND and adds these enhancement:
Power increased to 6 watts.
TCXO-9 high-stability oscillator built in.
SBR-32MH 9.6 Volt 1900 mAh NiMH high capacity battery.

The radio is a fully self-contained, battery-powered, low power amateur MF/HF/VHF/UHF transceiver for portable/camping/mountain top use. Providing coverage of of the 160-10 meter amateur bands including 60 meters, plus the 6 meter, 2 meter and 70 cm bands, the FT-818ND includes operation on the SSB, CW, AM, FM and digital modes. This radio is designed for use either from an external DC source or internal batteries and provides up to 6 watts of power output when on external DC power. When using the battery pack or 8 AA cells (not supplied), the radio automatically switches to 2.5 watts. The multi-function LCD screen includes selectable blue or amber backlighting which may be disabled for battery conservation. This radio comes with:  MH-31A8J Hand mic, SBR-32MH Ni-MH 1900 mAh battery, FBA-28 Battery case (for 8 x AA cells not supplied), PA-48B AC wall charger, YHA-63 Whip antenna for 50/144/430 MHz, E-DC-6 DC cable and shoulder strap. Installation note: only one optional filter may be installed in the FT-818ND.


* TX Frequency Coverage: 160 - 10 Meters, 50 MHz, 144 MHz, 430-450 MHz, plus Alaska Emergency Channel (5167.5 kHz).
* RX Frequency Coverage: 100 kHz - 56 MHz; 76 - 154 MHz; 420 - 470 MHz.
* Power Output: 6 Watts SSB/CW/FM with 13.8V External DC; 2 Watts AM Carrier. 2.5 Watts SSB/CW/FM with 9.6V Ni-Cd Pack or 8 "AA" batteries (AM: 0.7 Watt), Up to 5 Watts SSB/CW/FM power (max.) programmable via Menu on Ni-Cd/AA cells.
* Operating Modes: USB, LSB, CW, AM, FM, W-FM, Digital (AFSK), Packet (1200/9600 FM).
* Digital Modes: RTTY, PSK31-U, PSK31-L, and User defined USB/LSB (SSTV, Pactor, etc.).
* Case Size: 5.31 x 1.5 x 6.5 inches (WHD)
* Weight: 2.6 lbs. (with Alkalines and Antenna, w/o Mic.).
* Two-Color LCD Multi-function Display (Blue/Amber).
* Bar-Graph Metering of Power Output, ALC, SWR, Modulation.
* Optional Narrow CW and SSB Filters.
* AGC Fast-Slow-Auto-Off Selection.
* RF Gain/Squelch Control.
* Built-in Noise Blanker.
* Built-in TCXO-9 High Stability.
* Transmit coverage of the 60 meter band
* IPO (Intercept Point Optimization) and ATT (Receiver Front End Attenuator).
* Dual VFOs, Split Capability, IF Shift, and R.I.T. ("Clarifier").
* Wide/Narrow FM Selection.
* AM Aircraft Reception.
* Dedicated SSB-based Digital Mode for PSK31 on USB/LSB, AFSK RTTY, etc.
* Built-in CW Electronic Keyer and Semi-Break-In (down to 10 ms delay) Capability.
* Adjustable CW Pitch; CW Paddle Normal/Reverse Connection Selection.
* Built-in VOX.
* Automatic Repeater Shift.
* Built-in CTCSS and DCS.
* ARTS™ (Auto-Range Transponder System).
* Smart Search™ Automatic Memory Loading System.
* Spectrum Scope.
* Front and Rear Panel Antenna Connectors (BNC on Front; M [SO-239] on Back).
* 200 Regular Memories, plus Home Channels and Band-Limit (PMS) Memories.
* Alpha-Numeric Labeling of Memory Channels.
* Automatic Power-Off (APO) and Tx Time-Out Timer (TOT) Features.
* Rear Panel Data, Accessory and Key
* CAT System Computer Control Capability (4800/9600/38400 bps); Cloning Capability.

Order # Photo Item Description List Price Your Price Order
#4044 ATAS25 ATAS-  25 Portable manually tuned antenna. 7.2 feet.
7/14/21/28/50/144/430 MHz
Mounts on a ¼ inch screw camera tripod (not supplied). INFO
$300.00 $229.95 Order
#2298   CSC-83 Soft vinyl case for the radio with a pocket for rubber duck antenna $32.00 $24.95 Order
#0379 CT39A CT-39A Packet cable. VIEW $11.55 $9.95 Order
#3822 CT62 CT-62 CAT Computer serial interface cable (DB-9 to Mini DIN 8). $40.00 $29.95 Order
#3116 EDC6 EDC-6 DC Cable (as supplied). $10.00 $7.95 Order
#3153   FBA-28 Battery holder (8 x AA cells - not included) $17.00 $14.95 Order
#6911 MH31A8J SBR-32MH NiMH Battery Pack 9.6 VDC 1900 mAh [as supplied] INFO $110.00 $82.95 Order
#0406 MH31A8J MH-31A8J Up-Down Hand mic (no DTMF). INFO $60.00 $44.95 Order
#0420 MH36E8J MH-36E8J DTMF Hand mic $80.00 $59.95 Order
  PA48B PA-48B Compact 100-240 VAC wall battery charger. VIEW Discontinued
#0999   SAD-24B Compact 100-240 VAC wall battery charger.
[replaced PA-48B].
$30.00 $24.95 Order
  YF122C YF-122C Collins 500 Hz CW filter. INFO Discontinued
  (YF122CN) YF-122CN Collins 300 Hz CW narrow filter. Discontinued
  YF122S YF-122S Collins 2.3 kHz SSB filter. Discontinued
#6614 P24 Tenba P 24 Deluxe protective carry case for the FT-818ND radio body only. INFO $30.00 $19.98 Order
#6616 P107 Tenba P107 Deluxe protective carry case for your complete FT-817/ND/818 system. INFO $62.00 $29.98 Order
#6617 P306 Tenba P306 Deluxe protective carry case for your complete FT-817/ND/818.  INFO $51.00 $20.98 Order
#5634 Urban Case Urban Bag Unpadded black/orange canvas case with shoulder strap and outside pockets. INFO $22.95 $19.95 Order
#3544 Pack it Reference Pack-It FT817 This handy pack-it reference has all the information you need to use the many FT-817/818 features.
Plus includes things not found in the supplied Yaesu manual:  frequency information, band plans, user tips, alpha-numeric display characters, etc. 5.5 x 4.25 inches Second Edition 162 pages.
$14.99 $14.99 Order
#1462 Nifty Mini Manual Mini Manual Nifty spiral bound mini-manual contains 11 laminated pages [4.5 x 8 inch]. VIEW $22.95 $20.95 Order
#5314 BNC 2BANNA BNC 2BANAN BNC male to dual banana posts.   $7.95 Order

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