Yaesu FC-40 antenna tuner unsymm., weatherproof, for FT-857, FT-897

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‘The FC-40 makes use of the control circuitry built into the transceiver, which allows the operator to control and monitor automatic operation of the FC-40, which mounts near the antenna feedpoint. The FC-40 uses specially -selected, themially-stable components, and is housed in a waterproof case to withstand severe environmental conditions with high reliability.

A carefully-chosen combination of solid-state switching components and high-speed relays allows the FC-40 to match a wide variety of antennas to within a 2:1 SWR on 1.6 - 54 MHz, typically in less than eight seconds. Transmitter power required for matching may be as little as 4 - 60 Watts, and matching settings are automatically stored in memory for instant recall when the same frequency range is selected later. The FC-40 is a current feed design and may not be able to match frequencies that are near 1/2 wavelength (or multiple) of the antenna element.

- Operating Frequency Range:
   - 1.6 - 54 MHz with 20+ m end-fed wire
   - 7 - 54 MHz with YA-007 HF 2.5 m Mobile Whip Antenna
- Input impedance: 50 Ohms
- Maximum Input Power: 100 W (3 minutes maximum continuous TX)
- Matched SWR: 2.0:1 or less (if antenna is not near a multiple of lambda/2)
- Tune-up Power: 4 - 60 W
- Tune-up Time: 8 seconds maximum
- Impedance Matching Memories: 200 channels
- Operating Temperature: +14 °F to +122 °F (-10 °C to +50°C)
- Power supply: 13.8V DC ± 15% (supplied from transceiver)
- Case Size (WHD): 9" x 7," x 2.1" (228 x 175 x 55 mm)
- Weight: 2.6 lbs. (1,2kg)
Technical Data
Product Name FC-40
Tuner type Automatic Tuning
Brand Yaesu

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