is a solid state AM air band transceiver for 220 ... 389.95 MHz.
The frequency is chosen by three switches, a crystal stabilized automatic frequency tuning /AFN) is built in.
The first knob on the front provieds this tuning.
As a portable radio, it can be carried and operated by one man. It also can be used as a fixed station,
with a PSU "Block 9" (see picture gallery).
This PSU is also used for the R-809 M2, a single switch changes the settings.
As a fixed station a disk conus antenna on a 5m- mast is used. (see picture gallery).
Other radios in the collection with the same housing are:
- Frequency range:
- 220 ... 389.95 MHz
- HF output:
- mind 1 W
- Channel spacing:
- 50 kHz
- unter 6 µV
- Powered by:
- ? x batteries SZD-40, ? x batteries KHP-20, ? x batteries 10 KNB-60M;
- PSU: 127 and 220V AC @ 50 Hz (+10% bis -20%)
- Receiving 0.5 A;
- Transmitting 5.5 A
- Year of isue:
- ? (the handbook dates from 1975)