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Alinco DR438T Type-90 UHF Transceiver 400 - 470 Mhz

Alinco DR438T Type-90 UHF Transceiver 400 - 470 Mhz

Part# DR438T
  • 400 - 470 MHz Coverage (may require computer software to unlock frequencies)
  • Power: UHF models 45W /25W/10W
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The Alinco DR-438 UHF HAM radio transceiver is a high technology PLL synthesized radio that delivers power and performance in a small package. User-friendly configuration and programmable features make the DR-138/438 the radio
of choice for demanding operators, both professionals and amateurs.

Operates in a wide UHF frequency range between 400.000-469.9975 MHz.


3 Selectable/Programmable Output Power Levels
PC-programmable 200ch
Alphanumeric name tags
Voice Compander (Reduce Noise & enhanced io clarity)
2-Tone, 5-Tone, 50 CTCSS, 114 DCS, 4 Tone-burst tones and DTMF/ANI decode
Radio stun/kill/revive functions to protect your communications security
Large, bright LCD and easy-to-operate backlit keys
Multi-function, backlit microphone enables direct frequency entry & more from keypad
Various scan modes, Key lock, Wide/Narrow operations and more at NO extra costs!

Specifications, Weight, Dimensions

Frequency Range (MHz)
TX/RX 400.000-469.9975
Number of Channels 200 channels
Channel Spacing
25KHz (Wide mode),20KHz (Middle mode),12.5KHz (Narrow mode)
Channel step
2.5KHz,5KHz, 6.25KHz, 8.33KHz, 10KHz, 12.5KHz, 15KHz, 20KHz, 25KHz, 30KHz, 50KHz
Operating Voltage
13.8V DC 15%
Frequency Stability
Operating Temperature
145 (W) x 47 (H) x 190 (L)mm approx.
Weight approx
Wide mode Narrow mode
(12dB Sinad) ≤0.25μV ≤0.35μV
Adjacent Channel
Selectivity ≥70dB ≥60dB
≥65dB ≥60dB
Spurious Rejection
≥70dB ≥70dB
Audio Response
+1~-3dB(0.3~3KHz) +1~-3dB(0.3~2.55KHz)
Hum & Noise
≥45dB ≥40dB
Audio distortion
Audio power output
Power Output
VHF models 60W /25W/10W, UHF models 45W /25W/10W
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Last Modified: 01/03/2019