Radio Set RT-294A / ARC-44

Bendix Radio Division; Baltimore, MD

  • Year
  • 1957 ??
  • Category
  • Military Equipment (not Re, Tr or RXT)
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 266072

 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 24
  • Main principle
  • Transceiver; ZF/IF 6550-7450; 2987 kHz
  • Wave bands
  • Wave Bands given in the notes.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Other, details in remarks or not known. / 28VDC and the following from the Dynamotor: 150VDC, 300VDC and 400cycles, 28 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • - For headphones or amp.
  • Material
  • Metal case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Radio Set RT-294A / ARC-44 - Bendix Radio Division;
  • Shape
  • Rack
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 5.13 x 7.24 x 13.9 inch / 130 x 184 x 353 mm
  • Notes
  • The RT-294A as part of the AN/ARC-44 (FM liaison set) is an airborne, frequency-modulated (FM) transceiver capable of four prime operating functions:

    (1) transmission and reception of FM signals in the 24 to 51.9-megacycle (mc) range, 

    (2) retransmission of signals between two or more remote FM stations, 

    (3) direction finding and homing, and 

    (4) aircraft interphone communication.

    Power input from Dynamotor DY-107/AR: 150VDC, 300VDC, 28VAC/400cps, 28VDC

     

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 14 lb (14 lb 0 oz) / 6.356 kg
  • Mentioned in
  • -- Original-techn. papers.
  • Author
  • Model page created by Robert Düring. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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