AT-500 Antenna Tuner9007400
The Palstar quality and features that Hams worldwide have come to expect is now available in a compact, low power affordably priced tuner, the AT-500 600 watt antenna tuner.
Covering 160 to 6 Meters with a power rating of up to 600 watts PEP, the AT-500 features a differential tuning capacitor with 2 stators and 1 rotor, a precision ceramic body roller inductor, and a 4:1 ferrite current balun for balanced line feeds.
The AT-500 utilizes only 2 controls to operate for tuning, providing maximum ease of use in a manual tuner. A small-sized roller inductor operates all the way up to 6 m, while a relay-switched add-on inductor allows 160 m operation.
Also included is Pastar's Active Peak and Peak Hold dual cross-needle metering as in the popular PM2000A wattmeter and 11ga. .090" thick chem-film treated aluminum metalwork and durable powder coated finish. The AT-1500 is a tuner that will last a lifetime.
Download: AT-500 Manual
|Output Power:||600 Watts PEP SSB; 500 Watts CW|
|HF Bands:||6m to 160m|
|Antenna switching:||6 position mode switch for multiple antennas|
|Capacitor:||differential tuning with 2 stators and 1 rotor; 14pF - 360pF@2.5kV|
|Roller inductor:||15uH ceramic body|
|Outputs:||balanced and unbalanced lines|
|Impedance:||matching range 20 Ohms to 1500 Ohms|
|Metering:||Active crossneedle Peak/Peak Hold with backlighting|
|Meter power range:||0-300 Watts/0-1000 Watts|
|Chassis:||.090 ga. aluminium gold iridite coated|
|Top cover:||.090 ga. aluminium powder coated|
|Front cover:||.090 ga. aluminium powder coated|
|Dimensions:||10 3/8" wide x 5 1/2" high x 12 7/8" deep|
|Shipping weight:||8 lbs|