The new QRP FT 891 From Yaesu



Finally YAESU released the new FT 891.  Today May 21st we have the first photo of the front panel.
It’s definitely not the replacement of YEASU FT 817 ND but… it’s still a nice transceiver.

GIGAPARTS is already accepting reservation for this new great QRP radio YAESU FT 891,
the rest of the ham radio world is looking at the only document we have!
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The new QRP FT 891 from Yeasu:

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  • HF/50 mhz transceiver
  • 100 watts output
  • DSP included
  • On the rear panel one BNC, and the classic SO 239. (see figure)
  • 11 cm x 2.6 cm x 7 cm
  • Weight: 1100 gr
  • Detachable front panel


  • Color display -256 lines  (no touch screen)
  • Yes: it has ATU !

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It covers 30kHz to 56MHz on receive and transmits in the amateur bands from 160m to 6m with 100W output, has a 69.450MHz 1st IF and a 32-bit DSP, which points to a very similar architecture with the Yaesu FT-991. Yaesu has learned from past mistakes and the FT-891 has a large visible display.

Here there is the FULL documentation leaked between FCC-ID / YAESU
This device has been approved by the F.C.C. 

It will be supplied with following accessories:

Hand Microphone YAESU MH-31A8J YTS30
Remote Control Keypad YAESU FH-2 YTS02
External Speaker YAESU MUSEN CO., LTD. MLS-100 064
PC HP dm1-2002AU CNF027047P
DC Power Supply 13.4 (No BATTERY)

Features include: attenuator, noise blanker, keyer, compact size, backlit LCD and backlit keys.

Some twitters have been launched by @JH3XCU .
Price should be around 899$.
Release date: 1 July 2016

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