Now from National - a brand-new Transceiver concept that brings you the three most popular amateur bands at a price equivalent to economy single-band units! No need to compromise on only one band - no need to spend a $300 to $800 premium for coverage of the two steadily deteriorating high frequency bands! The handsome, rugged, NCX-3 complements both your car and the ham shack and provides you with a solid 200 watts of SSB punch - plus - every feature National could think of for easy, relaxed ham band operation - vox or push to talk, CW break-in, SSB/CW AGC, S-meter - even a separate AM detector! The specifications really tell the story . . . study them carefully and see your National dealer as soon as possible. We're devoting additional production facilities to the NCX-3 to assure maximum delivery rate, and will start delivery December 30 - don't postpone your enjoyment of the new NCX-3 - get your advance order in now!
FREQUENCY RANGE: 3480 Kc to 4020 Kc, 6980 Kc to 7310 Kc, 13880 Kc to 14420 Kc.
TYPES OF EMISSION: SSB (LSB 80 and 40 meters, USB 20 meters), AM (SSB with carrier inserted), CW.
FREQUENCY STABILITY: 400 cycles long-term after warm-up.
OPERATING FACILITIES: all modes - full AGC and S-Meter on receiver: SSB - VOX or PTT transmit, product detector on receiver: AM - VOX or PTT transmit, triode detector on receive; CW - grid block break-in transmit, product detector on receive.
METERING: PA cathode current on transmit; S-Meter on receive.
RECEIVER SENSITIVITY: 1.0 uv for 10 db S/N ratio.
RECEIVER AUDIO OUTPUT: Better than 2 Watts; 3.2 ohms.
R.F. POWER OUTPUT: 120 watts SSB PEP, 120 watts CW, 30 watts AM.
POWER REQUIREMENTS: 700 V.D.C. @ 300 MA., 280 V.C.D. @ 125 ma., -80 V.D.C. @ 10 ma., 12.6 V. @ 5A.
TUBE COMPLEMENT: 18 tubes, 6 diodes, 26 Functions; parallel 6GJ5's in final amplifier.
MAIN TUNING RATIO: 45:1, employing planetary and split gear drive.
ACCESSORIES: NCXA 115 V.A.C. power supply/speaker console; NCXD 12 V.C.D. power supply.
Amateur Net $369 - need we say more?
Source 1962 QST's
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