Recently some ham radio users have uploaded some info about the new Yaesu FT-827 (?) that seems the new version of our QRP Radio. Somebody also says that the new QRP radio from Yaesu will be called FT-818. However for years the HAM radio community is hoping for a new version to update and refresh the FT-817 nd

We would like to anticipate you some characteristics of this great radio:

  • All mode: USB/LSB/CW/AM/FM/WFM from 1.8 to 1296MHz
  • 10W / 5W / 2.5 W / 1 W / 0.5 W power RF
  • 3.200 mAh Li-po battery pack
  • Built in auto tuner
  • Full color OLED display (16 lines)
  • Digital signal processing (optional +200$)
  • QSK in CW
  • Price should be 849 euro (960$)
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The new YAESU FT 817 will be available next January 2018. We look forward to it! Click down here on the arrow to have more info regarding the new QRP.