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Kenwood TSS, Kenwood ts Transceiver TS

It’s everything I expected and more and I still have it, but about all I use it for is 12, 17, 30 and The weak part is the big mechanical bandswitch. Granted, they do have shortcomings.

One of these days I’ll find and buy the lower power version, the TSV. This one is a keeper! No menus, no fartarsing around, just plain good radio.

A mobile mounting kit gives you the ability to use the Kenwood TS in your vehicle or marine craft. Hi, You might want to check the bandswitch.

RigPix Database – Kenwood TSS

Warm, easy to listen to received audio Extremely simple to use, you literally don’t need a manual Every function is ‘first layer’– no menus and submenus watts out up through 15 meter band RF gain control does help to a degree, IF shift does work well for adjacent signals or QSB, noise blanker works for ignition noise and some powerline noise Cons: I have an Icom IC as my main base rig.

N7EKUJul 18, Its really cool talking on this rig that has so many miles on it. Enjoy the full range of auxiliary functions built into the Kenwood TSS transceiver. Disadvantage is no WARC bands, but otherwise nice to have in the shack as a backup. Likely, the issue is poor flow soldering.


Kenwood TS-120S Operating Manual

A single-conversion system is built into these radios that have a Phase Locked Loop circuit. That is about it. I removed the board again and cleaned the contacts once more and reinstalled. This is a very simple to use, no frills radio.

The many features and functions of the Kenwood TSS radio receivers make them as enjoyable to operate as they are dependable. Tecsun S Radio Transceiver 9.

I am contemplating breaking this thing apart further to get into the finals and inspect and clean there. I like it so much I want to give it a 5. It only took a shot of deoxit to fix it. Save on Ham Radio Transceivers Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. It looks like it was already serviced at some point prior to me owning it, and I do not see any suspect solder joints, it looks like anything that would pass as suspicious has already been touched up.

You may also like. I love this Radio! TX issue still remains the same. Cw, usb and LSB are now all displaying and receiving with the exception of 3. Ts120z, it is a joy to use. The new one got the position of honor in the shack due hs120s it’s CW filter and the forty dollar one became a shop radio, So I still had no spare and now had two obsolete rigs in use.

Now to fix the TX. I would recommend it for causal or newbie op, great for mobile rag chewing, nets, ragchewing in general, working some not so rare DX. Enjoy the ability to eliminate any interference from adjacent channels with the IF shift system.

TS S Nice rig and easy to use,could use a need a tune up because of its age. A 12 volt battery won’t quite carry the freight for a TS It had a crack in one of it’s cards, poor RX and no TX at all. After using both radios side by side for a year or so I bought a parts rig to support the old thing and paid over bucks for it because it had a CW filter. The lack of break in keying on CW for one.


Having no antenna yet, I connected it to a CB mobile antenna, turned it’s carrier down real low and put out a test signal on CW in the 10 meter band just to see it it had any output.

Kenwood TS-120S Repair – please help!!!

The simplicity of the Kenwood TS transceiver makes it perfect for the amateur ham radio operator. If anyone can point me in the right direction, that would be fantastic. It took two sessions about a year apart to fix it. A wide range of optional accessories combined with its easy-to-use format make the Kenwood TSS receiver a perfect choice for those that want a no-frills radio they can depend on.

This kenowod may be a floor model or store return that has been used. Thanks for the advice mark. Most relevant reviews See all 8 reviews. I’ve done all this and re-assembled the radio. Kenwoood got my old rig back from my friend who had it stored the last several kenwoov in his garage. My biggest squawk is they are picky about DC power.

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