Friday, November 12, 2010

TECSUN PL-660, Tecsun's answer to Grundig G3

Tecsun's answer to Grundig G3, is on sale now 
More goodies on less price, and sure it will be more sturdy than G3

Will it replace PL600 ? sure more features and sure if its a development on PL600 then it will be much better than G3

search "pl660" on Ebay.

Currently the black version is on offer ($75+$28) from anon-co ; I think its a great buy.

OWL via  Grundig_G3 Yahoo Group
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 TECSUN PL-660 Digital PLL FM stereoMWSW LW multi-band 



<<New & Export Version>>

TECSUN PL-660 FM stereo.MW.SW.LW multi band DUAL CONVERSION / AIR BAND / SSB / SYNC radio.

The direct frequency entry, you can easy to turn into a station that you know the band frequency. Or you can use the ATS (Auto Tuning Storage) functions on FM / MW / LW & SW bands, all the available stations will be stored in the memory automatically. The alarm functions that you can wake by your favorite radio station. And the temperature function can be selected as Celsius (°C) or Fahrenheit (°F).

Frequency Range:
FM : 76 ~ 108MHz 
Japan  76 ~ 108MHz / Germany  87.5 ~ 108MHz 
MW : 522 ~ 1620kHz (band step 1/9kHz for Asia / Africa / Europe) / 520 ~ 1710kHz (band step 10kHz for Northern America) · 
LW : 100KHz to 519KHz (band step 1/9kHz)
SW : 1711KHz to 29999KHz.(band step 1/5kHz) 
AIR :  118~137MHz (band step 1/25kHz)

Noise Limit sensitivity: 
FM band < 3uV @30dB.
MW band <1mV/m @26dB.
LW band <5mV/m @26dB.
SW band < 20uV @ 26dB. 
SSB <1uV
AIR  <5uV

Special Function: 
Dual Conversion
 (include upper side band & lower side band)
Air Band
 to improve receiving quality while signals of AM is being interfered by the strong signals of nearby radio stations.
Tone Adjustment to adjust the TREBLE & BASS.

Six tuning mode selectable: 
1) Jog dial manual tuning   
2) Auto scan tuning for FM, MW, LW & SW 
3) Pre-setting manual scan tuning  
4) Memory pre-setting auto scan tuning  
5) Memory pre-setting address direct entry tuning  
6) Frequency direct entry tuning.
Auto Tuning Storage function (ATS) for FM, MW , LW & SW band.

*Page 0 memories???:

FM: 100 memories

MW:100 memories

LW:100 memories 

SW:200 memories 

SSB: 200 memories

AIR: 100 memories

*100 memories on each page from Page 1-12.

  • Multi-functions Digital Display for Frequency, Signal Strength, S/N ratio, Clock & Alarm, Temperature(°C or °F)& Battery Consumption.
  • LCD Display Screen
  • Digital clock function with 12/24 Hour Format
  •  Alarm by radio, and with the automatically alarm stopper within 1 - 90 minutes.
  • Highly intelligent On / Off switch : allow to set the sleep timer from 1 - 120 minutes, or turn the power on / off directly.
  • FM Mono & Stereo.
  • Light & Snooze function – 5 minutes, repeated three times
  • Key lock functio.

  • Volume Knob with maximum 30 sound levels

    • Vertical Back Stand
    • Built In DC 5V USB jack, Earphone Jack, FM & SW Antenna Jack
    • Built-in Charging System to charge the Ni-MH rechargeable battery
    • Power supply : USB 6V/300mA external adaptor (included) / 4pcs AA size rechargeable batteries(included) 
    • Unit size 187 x 114 x 33 mm (L x H x W)
    • Net Weight :470g (not included batteries)
    • Original accessories : 1pc stereo earphone, 1pc wire antenna , 1pc carrying pouch, 120v / 220v flat pin / 230v adaptor for selection and English manual (printing format available later / E-manual first).


Thursday, November 04, 2010

RVA Bengali listeners meet

Radio Veritas Asia Bengali annual listeners meet on 27.2.2011 at Siliguri, West Bengal.

Swopan Chakroborty
Kolkata, India