TRANSMITTERS & TRANSCEIVERS

Type 86 Transmitter

DATE OF DESIGN

FREQUENCY RANGE

100 - 156 Mhz (four pre-set frequencie).

POWER SUPPLIES

Derived from either:
a. Rectifier Unit SE8 which needs an input of 230 V 50 Hz from ships mains with a consumption of 300 watts.
or
b. A Power Unit Type 16 or 5016 which needs an input of 24 V derived froma battery outfit special to Type 86M.

POWER TO FINAL STAGE.

TYPE OF SET (VALVES USED)

WAVEFORM

Voice

ASSOCIATED WAVEMETER.

METHOD OF PRODUCING OSCILLATIONS

WHERE USED/FITTED

A low power (6 - 8 watts) V.H.F. transmitter-receiver fitted in light craft and above.

FURTHER READING

IMAGES, PHOTOS, DOCUMENTS, SCHEMATICS ETC.

Type 86 Photos, Schematics etc

NOTES.

BR 1401
The transmitter may be tuned without breaking wirelss silence by using the Dummy Load.