Racal RA-17L (Desktop Military HF Receiver).
Specification. Short review.

Racal RA-17L (Desktop Military  HF Receiver). Specification. Short review.

Racal RA-17L Main View.


Short Specification

Parameter Value
Manufacturer Racal
Model RA-17L
Type Desktop Military HF Receiver
Frequency coverage (Receive) 0.5-30 MHz
Frequency stability Less than 50hz/hr drift after warm up under constant supply and temperature conditions.
Filters 13 / 6.5 / 3 / 1.2 / 0.3 / 0.1 kHz
Mode AM / CW
Selectivity 13 khz @-6db 6.5 khz @-6db 3 khz @-6db 1.2 khz @-6db 300 hz @-6db 100 hz @-6db
Receive system Double/triple conversion, 23 tubes
Intermediate frequencies 40 kHz 2.5 kHz
Antenna (connector type) Burndept
Antenna Impedance (nominal) 75Ω
Power supply requirements Mains
Dimensions (W × H × D) 480 × 265 × 510 mm (18.90 × 10.43 × 20.08 in)
Weight 30.5 kg (67.3 lbs)
Years of manufacture/production Between 1957 and 19xx in Great Britain
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