Meter for FT-857/897


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The LDG FTL Meter takes advantage of a little known feature on the FT-857, FT-857D, FT-897 and FT-897D. LDG's new version of the its popular Yaesu meter is the FTL-Meter. It's a highly readable, large 4.5 inch meter face with calibrated scales for signal strength or disc on receive; power out, SWR, modulation, ALC or supply voltage on transmit. Each function is selected from the radio's meter menu. Housed in a strong black metal case. The rear panel has an illumination On/Off switch. This meter requires 13.8VDC at 250 mA for illumination.

FTL Meter Specifications:
* Receive Readings: S-Meter, Discriminator or Supply Voltage
* Transmit Readings: Power Output, SWR, Modulation, ALC or Supply Voltage
* Power Requirements for Illumination: 12 VDC at 250 mA
* Power Jack: 2.5 5.5 mm jack, center positive
* Physical: 4.5 x 4.5 x 4 inches 1 lb.
* Cable length: 3 feet
* Meter movement: 500 µA

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