AOR has released a new mobile/base station called AR-8600MkII, which has been updated and improved in several areas.
AOR extends the frequency range above an extraordinary 3 GHz (3000MHz), while the lower bands have greater sensitivity, to be able to reach up to 100 kHz. Other improvements of AR-8600MKII is to come SW now has additional Bandpass Filters and also an override IF filters. Mini-Circuits RMS1/mixer RMS2 were employed with the active antenna SPM passage from one device (Diode-switching). The AR-8600MkII accepted slots, with the ability to be able to adapt to all five cards at once, if necessary. The AR-8600MKII also appeal to fans of planes as 8.33 kHz channel steps the receiver correctly supported eight and one-third, 33, 66, 00. An RS232 port is provided for access to a PC and a broadband outlet is 10.7 MHz also planned to work with spectrum display unit SDU5500. A telescopic whip antenna, user manual, MW bar antenna cable and DC. All optional products for AR-8600 are compatible with version Mk-2.
-All Mode: WFM, NFM, SFM, WAM, AM, NAM, USB, LSB, CW
-Frequency range: 100 kHz-3000MHz
-100-530kHz (not guaranteed)
-Search banks: 40 * frequency step: 2,000 (40 x 50 banks)
-8.33 kHz Airband channel spacing
-Five optional slot card Sockets
-Power: DC 10.8 -16 (optional PSU
-BNC antenna socket
-Tuning Steps in multiples of 50 Hz
Scan rate/search: About. 37ch/sec max.
-Two VFO A/B * 1,000 Memories (20 banks x 50 channels)
-Serial RS232 interface of the PC
-10.7 MHz IF output port to SDU5500