GENERAL COVERAGE RECEIVER
1962 HALLICRAFTERS SX-130 RECEIVER
The Hallicrafters Model SX-130 is a 4 band 7 tube superheterodyne communications receiver
covering AM (broadcast band) and shortwave from 1.725 to 31.5 MHz.
Bandspread is calibrated for 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meter ham bands.
The frequency range covers foreign and domestic shortwave broadcasts, amateurs, aircraft, marine and standard AM broadcasts.
The receiver also provides for the reception of code (CW), voice (AM) and upper and lower single sideband (SSB) signals.
This fine Hallicrafters receiver features...
*Slide rule bandspread dial
*Product detector for SSB and CW
*Antenna trimmer for maximum signal transfer
*'S' meter to indicate the accuracy of tuning and relative strength of received signals
*Front panel controlled automatic noise limiter (ANL)
*Calibrated BFO for USB-LSB-CW
*Crystal phasing control for precise bandwith adjustment
*Manual RF gain control prevents overloading by strong signals
*Precision tuning mechanism
*Balanced or unbalanced antenna inputs
Cost of the SX-130 in 1965 was $179.95.
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