Ever wonder what those mysterious chirps, whistles, and buzzing sounds are on the shortwave bands?
Much of it is RTTY, ASCII, CW, and AMTOR (FEC) signals passing commercial, military, diplomatic, weather, aeronautical, maritime, amateur and other traffic.
Tap into these "secret" signals
Plug this self-contained MFJ MultiReader into your shortwave receivers earphone jack. Then watch these mysterious signals turn into exciting text messages as they scroll across an easy to read LCD display. No computer, interface, special cables or other equipment is needed.
Eavesdrop on the world!
Eavesdrop on the latest breaking news as press agencies from all over the world relay them on RTTY -- its like having a private wire service in your home. Copy RTTY weather stations from Antarctica, Mali, Congo and many others.
Listen to military traffic passing from Panama, Cyprus, Peru, etc. Catch diplomatic, research, commercial and maritime traffic. Listen to maritime users, diplomats and amateurs send and receive error free messages using various forms of TOR (Telex-Over-Radio).
Monitor Morse code communications from hams, military, commercial, aeronautical, diplomatic and maritime coastal stations from all over the world.
Theres plenty of exciting non-voice traffic on shortwave thatll keep you fascinated . . . traffic you cant read unless you have a decoder.
Printer monitors 24 hours a day by printing transmissions. Plug your Epson compatible printer into the MFJ-462B printer port and youre ready to print.
Save several pages of text in 8 K of memory for later review or re-reading.
High Performance Modem
Consistently get solid copy from MFJs high performance PLL (phaselock loop) modem technology. Digs out weak signals buried in noise and even tracks slightly drifting signals. Mark and space tones are copied to give you greatly improved decoding under adverse conditions.
Easy to use, tune and read
Just push a button to select modes and features from a menu. A precision tuning indicator makes tuning your receiver for best copy on all modes quick and easy.
The 2 line 16 character LCD display has contrast adjustment. One line comes in at speed of signal, second line is delayed so you catch every exciting word!
Copies standard shifts and speeds
Copy most standard shifts and speed in all modes. MFJs AutoTrak automatic Morse Code speed tracking helps MFJ-462B to track and decode high speed CW.
Use 12 VDC or use 110 VAC with MFJ-1312D AC adapter, $14.95. MFJ-462B measures 6.25Wx2.5Hx6.25D inches.
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