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USA - BC-639 (VKV přijímač)

BC-639 (VHF Receiver)

a Radio receiver of the SCR-639

Product fy. Bendix (from 1943)

He served in the air force as a communications receiver operating in the frequency band in the range of 100 to 156 Mc/s (MHz)

For ground equipment collaborated on the bc. with the transmitter BC-640, (komplet mobilniho broadcasting centre SCR-573A) or as the basis of a mobile reception centre SCR-574A).

He was also "the foundation" series radio VHF-finders - the bc. SCR-575, SCR-634 and under.

The ensemble was mounted in a rack standard width 483 mm (Rack 19") and it consisted of:

a) the Block receiver BC-369A (17,5 kg)
b) Block amplifier BC-686A (16,3 kg)
c) a Block control RM-18 (8 kg)
d) Block with rectifier RA-42A (12 kg)
The total weight of 53.8 kg

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