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This sale is for a very niceAlpha 87AHF linear amplifier, runs a pair of Eimac 3CX800A7 in grounded grid. This amp has always been pampered, well kept in a non-smoking environment.It came from an estate, had been checked with full emissions (plus) on all bands.
All photos are from the actual unit being offered for sale. Amp has QSK vacuum relay, built-in power supply in one compact desk top legal limit plus with no time limit. Typical55-60W drive will yield the full legal limit plus.
This is a very quiet amp, has Alpha Max installed. Amp was manufactured in 1991 and had been a one owner amplifier until whenhe became a silent key.
Ithad been pampered in a non-contestingenvironment and was kept covered when not in use.
The Alpha 87A has quality throughout. Proper switch work, Band switch,
Tune and Load variable capacitors operated by Stepper motors. All components are
the best commercial quality available. These Stepper motors are so precise, you can manually tune the amp for optimal power out then save it so next time you come back to that same band, you'll be ready in an instant with full power!
Pin diode QSK T/R relay system for lightning fast and dead quiet full break-in QSK. Thiscircuit provides wonderful
enhancements for now a days advanced Hi-Fidelity SSB conversations or efficient high speed
control for all other modes. It is silent and fast :)
Photo below shows the condition of the two tubes. They are in great shape with no discoloration, no sign of over-heating, lettering are still bright, plenty of life left with these tubes!
Photo belowshows RF power out as measured with the LP-100ADigitalVector RF Wattmeter. This is the most accurate meter in the world!Exciter power was 48.8W to yield 1543W out! Sorry, the LP-100A meter is not included with amplifier.
The amp is currently wired for 220VAC. It will be shipped in two seperate cartons. One for the RF deck, one for the power transformer. Original shipping cartons and operating manual areincluded. We use FedEx for domestic shipping, USPS International Priority Mail for all foreign destinations. We do ship worldwide. If you are a California buyer, there will be CA sales tax added to the final price.
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