Here is the unboxing of a AOR 2800 Mark 3 Wide Band Receiver. Looks like a great radio and I’ll be posting more about it in future – just got it up and running.
AOR introduces the NEW AR8200 Mark III
AR8200 Mark III
Now you can own the world-class AR8200 Mark III portable receiver with unparalleled
frequency coverage from 500 KHz to 3 GHz. An even better
Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator for solid
frequency stability. Improved RF circuits combine greater
sensitivity, resistance to intermod products and
enhanced Signal to Noise ratios. The Mark III features
better audio frequency response and includes NiMH
AA cells that can be charged while operating the receiver.
When you’re ready for the best, you’re ready for AOR – The Authority on Radio.TM
Authority On Radio
The AOR AR8200 Mark III sets new standards for wide-range receivers.
Prepare to be astounded at the versatility and broad range of features found in the AR8200 Mark III. Unparalleled frequency coverage, superb sensitivity, precision stability from the TCXO, enhanced resistance to intermod, Ni-MH battery power and more!
Large Display changes configurations for the mode of operation you select. (see illustrations). Each memory channel can also display up to 12 characters of text.
Data Port can be used for computer control, memory configuration and transfer, cloning or tape recording output. (Optional cables required to utilize these features.)
Flexible Memory Allocation allows you to add more memory channels to a bank and decrease the number dedicated to another, making memory management more efficient. You can also edit, move, swap and delete memories.
Programmable Scan and Search Modes allow you to configure multiple operating profiles for general monitoring or a specific area of interest.
MW Bar Antenna captures AM broadcast stations. Antenna has negative feedback and is detachable.
Telescoping Main Antenna allows operator to configure length and angle of antenna (up to 90 degrees from vertical) for optimal reception. Far superior to “ducky” antennas. BNC antenna port allows for easy connection to external or mobile antenna systems.
Tuning Steps can be programmed in multiples of 50 Hz.
Detailed Operating Manual helps you learn the many capabilities of the AR8200 Mark III in a clear, concise fashion.
Many “Extras” included with the AR8200 Mark III: Ni-MH batteries, wall charger, auto (cigar lighter) power cable, telescoping antenna, MW bar antenna, belt clip, carry strap and manual.
Cellular frequencies blocked on USA version; unblocked version available to qualified entities, documentation required. Due to ongoing product development, specifications subject to change without notice or obligation.