• Year
  • 1942–1959
  • Category
  • Commercial Transmitter (TX not Transceiver)
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 156748

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 4
  • Main principle
  • Transmitter
  • Wave bands
  • Wave Bands given in the notes.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Powered by external power supply or a main unit. / 28 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • - - No sound reproduction output.
  • Material
  • Metal case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Transmitter T-21/ARC-5 - MILITARY U.S. different makers
  • Shape
  • Rack
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 133 x 179 x 324 mm / 5.2 x 7 x 12.8 inch
  • Notes
  • Radio transmitter, part of AN/ARC-5 "Command Set". 5,3 - 7,0 MHz, up to 40 W A1/A2/A3. Powered by DY-8/ARC-5 dynamotor installed on MD-7/ARC-5 modulator unit. Remotely controlled by C-29/ARC-5 control box.

    The transmitter is the successor model of the BC-458, part of  radio set SCR-274N. Similar specifications but technically not identical.

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 4.086 kg / 9 lb 0 oz (9 lb)
  • Source of data
  • - - Manufacturers Literature
  • Author
  • Model page created by Heriberto Tavella. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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Command Set is not a model name, but a general name for the small, light and compact aircraft receivers and transmitters that are part of SCR-274-N, ATA/ARA, and AN/ARC-5 radio-equipment.

Jan Terranea, 10.May.10

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