The Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio provides reception of the shortwave, medium wave, long wave, and FM broadcast bands at a very economical price. The Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio’s PLL synthesised design ensures excellent frequency stability, and direct frequency entry via the keypad, to make frequency selection very easy.
The Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio has excellent sensitivity, selectable IF bandwidth and tone control providing fantastic audio quality under all conditions. The Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio’s SSB capability allows the reception of HF aircraft, marine, Amateur Radio, 4WD clubs, and outback communications. The receiver can facilitate connection to an external antenna and is also equipped with an attenuator to eliminate front-end overload from strong local stations.
The Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio is supplied with NiMH rechargeable batteries, approved battery charger, protective carry case, earphone and 6m long wire antenna. Available in black only.
This radio is designed to be operated from batteries, not directly from the charger supplied. Even though the charger voltage is regulated, the internal switching circuitry generates RF noise which can interfere with reception, especially on AM and Shortwave bands. Available in black.
Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio Features
– Single Side Band (SSB)
– AM / FM Tuner
– Alarm / Sleep Timer
– Backlit Display
– 600 memory positions
– External Antenna Socket
– Switchable Bandwidth
– Attenuator Switch
Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio is a popular radio with the sailing and yachting community as the Tecsun PL600 World Band Radio’a high performance tuner allows sailors to receive weather fax information via shortwave reception. Below is a video demonstrating the reception of a weather fax broadcast.
|Frequency Band||Frequency Range||Frequency Stepping|
|FM||76 – 108 MHz||0.01 – 0.1 MHz|
|AM||520 -1710 kHz||1kHz / 9 kHz|
|Shortwave||1711 – 29999 kHz||1 kHz|
|Longwave||100 – 519 kHz||1 kHz / 5 kHz|