United Kingdom & EMEA

TS-2000E 60th Anniversary Edition

TS-2000E 60th Anniversary Edition

HF/VHF/UHF Base/Mobile Transceiver - 60th Anniversary Edition


Discontinued model


Key Features

Special Black Colour Finish - Limited Edition Model for Kenwood's 60th Anniversary
All-Mode Multi-Band Transceiver - HF/50/144/430MHz Bands
Dual-Channel Receivers
DX-Cluster Reception via Built-In TNC
IF-DSP (Main Band) and AF-DSP (Sub Band)
Satellite Mode with Dual Tracking and CTCSS Tones
Built-In ATU. Built-In Computer COM Port
300 Memory Channels and Free Downloadable Windows Memory Management Software

Amateur Radio General Features

1750 Hz Tone Burst Function.Yes
2 Beat Cancellation Modes (SSB/AM)Adaptive Auto/DSP Manual
2 Noise Reduction FunctionsYes
All Mode Squelch FunctionYes
APRS Function (via built-in TNC)Yes
Auto Power OffYes
Automatic Repeater Offset (VHF)Yes
Automatic Simplex CheckerYes
Built-in Auto ATU1.81 MHz to 50 MHz coverage (3:1 Impedance Range approx.)
Built-in CW Keyer with Message MemoriesYes
Built-in Packet TNC 1200/9600 bpsYes
Busy Channel Lock-outYes
COM Port - D-sub 9-pinYes
CTCSS Encoder/DecoderYes
CW Auto-tune ModeYes
Data Connection for External TNCYes
DCS Encoder/DecoderYes
Direct Frequency EntryYes
Dual-Mode DSPYes
DX Cluster Monitoring (via built-in TNC)Yes
FSK Reverse ModeYes
IF DSP With 100 MHz Clock RateYes
Illuminated Front Panel KeysYes
Internal VOXYes
Key Beep On/OffYes
Key LockYes
Large Amber-coloured Backlit LCD DisplayYes
Memory Channel Lock-outYes
Memory Channels with Alpha-tagging310 Memory Channels
Memory Name FunctionYes
Menu System for individual set-upYes
Multiple Scan FunctionsYes
PC Programmable MemoriesYes
PC Radio Control Program (Option)Yes
Programmable Function KeyYes
Receiver Hi-cut/Lo-cut DSP Slope FiltersYes
Receiver Noise BlankerYes
Receiver Notch Filter FunctionMore than 30 dB (at 1 KHz)
Reverse Repeater CheckerYes
RF Gain ControlYes
Satellite ModeYes
Selectable Squelch ConfigurationYes
Simultaneous 2 frequency RXYes
Speech ProcessorYes
Time-Out TimerYes
Transfer-Set (TF-Set) FunctionYes
Transverter Display Functionto 19.99999 GHz
TX Audio FilterYes
TX MonitorYes
TX/RX EqualizerYes
Visual Band Scope (Visual Scan)Yes
Wide/Narrow Deviation SelectionYes

Amateur HF Specifications

HF Output Power100 W SSB/FM/CW/FSK, 25 W AM
50 MHz RF Output Power100 W SSB/FM/CW/FSK, 25 W AM
VHF RF Output Power100 W
UHF RF Output Power50 W
5 W Minimum Output for QRP operationYes
Antenna Impedance - 50 OhmYes
Antenna Tunable Range - 16.7 Ohm to 150 Ohm ImpedanceYes
Audio Output PowerMore than 1.5 W (8 Ohm, 10% distortion)
Current Drain (approx.)Transmit/Receive = 20.5/2.6 Amps (Approx)
DC Power Requirements13.8 V ± 15%
Frequency Stability+/- 0.5 ppm
Microphone Impedance - 600 OhmYes
ModesA1A (CW), J3E (SSB), A3E (AM), F3E (FM), F1D (FSK), F2D
Operating Temperature Range-10 °C to + 50 °C
Receiver Beat EliminationMore than 40 dB
Receiver CircuitryMain band - SSB/CW/AM/FSK Quad Super Heterodyne, FM = Triple Super Herterodyne. Sub-band AM/FM = Double Super heterodyne
Receiver Frequency RangeMain = 0.5-30/50-54/144-146/430-440. Sub = 144-146/430-440 MHz
Receiver IF Rejection RatioMore than 70dB
Receiver Image Rejection RatioMore than 70dB
Receiver Intermediate FrequenciesMain = 1st/2nd/3rd/4th 69.085 or 75.925MHz/10.695MHz/455KHz/12.0KHz
Receiver Selectivity - MainSSB at -6/-60dB = more than 2.2KHz, less than 4.4KHz. AM/FM/FMN at -6/-50 dB = More than 6.0/12.0/8.0KHz, less than 12.0/25.0/20.0 KHz.
Receiver Selectivity - SubAM/FM = More than 12.0KHz, less than 25.0KHz at -6/-50 dB
Receiver Squelch Sensitivity - Main Band - FM28-30/50-54/144-146/430-440 = Less than 0.2/0.2/0.1/0.1 microVolts
Receiver Squelch Sensitivity - Main Band - SSB/CW/AM/FSK0.5-1.705/1.8-28.7/50-54/144-146/430-440 = Less than 18/1.8/1.1/1.1 microVolts
Receiver Squelch Sensitivity - Sub-Band - AM/FMAM VHF/UHF = Less than 1.1/1.1 microVolts. FM VHF/UHF = Less than 0.18/0.18 microVolts
RIT Frequency Range± 20 kHz
RX Sensitivity - Main Band - AM0.5-1.705/1.705-24.5/24.5-30/50-54/144-146/430-440 = Less than 31.6/2.0/1.3/1.3/1.0/1.0 microVolts
RX Sensitivity - Main Band - FM28-30/50-54/144-146/430-440 = Less than 0.22/0.22/0.18/0.18 microVolts
RX Sensitivity - Main Band - SSB/CW/FSK0.5-1.705/1.705-24.5/24.5-30/50-54/144-146/430-440 = Less than 4.0/0.2/0.13/0.13/0.11/0.11 microVolts
RX Sensitivity - Sub Band - AM/FM144-146/430-440 = Less than 0.28/0.28 microVolts microVolts
Transmitter Carrier SupressionMore than 50 dB
Transmitter Frequency Range160, 80, 40, 30, 20, 17, 15, 10, 6, 2, 70cms
Transmitter Frequency Response400 - 2600Hz (within -6dB)
Transmitter Maximum Frequency DeviationFM Wide/Narrow = Less than +/- 5.0/2.5 KHz
Transmitter ModulationSSB/FM/AM = Balanced/Reactance/Low Power
Transmitter Spurious Radiation1.8 - 28/50 - 430MHz = Less than -50/-60 dB
Transmitter Unwanted Sideband SupressionMore than 50dB
XIT Frequency Range± 20 kHz
Weight7.8 kg

Accessory Features

DimensionsWxHxD = 270 x 96 x 317 mm (Projections not included)