Same Day Dispatch
Orders before 3pm
UK Mainland Internet Customers Only

K-PO DX5000 Plus
K-PO DX5000 PlusK-PO DX5000 PlusK-PO DX5000 PlusK-PO DX5000 Plus

K-PO DX5000 Plus

Ref:  01DX5000
Delivery:  Free Delivery in UK Mainland

  (5 Reviews)
Price:  £179.99


K-PO DX-5000 Plus | AM/FM/SSB 10/11 Meter Mobile Amateur Transceiver

The 7th generation K-PO DX-5000 Plus is the latest version of this fully featured amateur radio HF mobile transceiver which is pre-programmed the the 10m amateur band (28.000 - 29.700 Mhz) however you can unlock the export band without connecting to a PC (see below).  

New features on Version 7 (DX-5000 Plus):

  • VOX
  • CTCSS/DCS codes
  • RX compander
  • Noise gate
  • RX noise reduction (extra PCB inside the radio)
  • Microphone type selection: electret or dynamic
  • Program cable connector on the backside of the radio (program cable is optional)
  • Extra ventilation holes on the top and bottom cover

Inside the sleek black design of the DX5000 is an impressive array of features, including: 40w FM/SSB output (12w AM), dual frequency and channel display, 6 programmable bands, echo, scan, PA facility, RF gain, dual watch, time-out timer, voltage display, roger bleep, adjustable power, noise blanker and ANL, built in SWR meter, hi-cut filter and input voltage protection.

The radio has 6 bands of 60 channels that can be programmed for export purposes from 25.615 - 30.105.

Band selection access via buttons on radio:

Band 1 = 28.000 - 29.700
Band 2 = 25.615 - 28.305

K-PO DX-5000 Plus Specifications

Frequency: 25.615MHZ—30.105MHZ (Programmable)
Frequency Band: A/B/C/D/E/F
Channels: 60 channels (programmable) in each band
Frequency Control: Phase-Locked-Loop Synthesizer
Frequency Step 10Hz 100Hz 1KHz 10KHz
Frequency Tolerance -0.005%
Frequency Stability 0.001%
Temperature Range -30℃to +50℃
Microphone: Plug-in dynamic; with push-to-talk /UP/DN/ ASQ switch and coiled cord
Input Voltage: DC 13.8V normal, 15.9V max; 11.7V min Transmit: AM full mod 5A Receiver: Squelched 0.6A SSB 40W PEP output 9A
Size: 280 x 250 x 60 mm
Weight: 2.8 Kg
Antenna Connector UHF SO239
RF output power: AM/CW: 12W FM: 40W SSB: 40W(PEP)
Modulation: High and low level class B
Amplitude Modulation: AM
Varied Capacitance Frequency Modulation:FM
Inter-modulation Distortion: SSB: 3rd order, more than -25dB; 5th order, more than -35dB
SSB Carrier Suppression: 55dB
Unwanted Sideband: 50dB
Frequency Response AM & FM: 450 to 2500HZ
Sensitivity: SSB: 0.25μV for 10dB(S+N)/N at greater than 1/2-watt of audio output.
AM:1.0μV for 10 dB(S+N)/N at greater than 1/2watt of audio output.
FM: 1.0 μV for 20 dB (S+N)/N at greater than 1/2 watt of audio output.
Sensitivity: AM/FM:6dB@3KHz,50dB @9KHz
SSB: 6 dB@2.1KHz,60dB @3.3KHz.
Image Rejection: More than 65dBt.
IF Frequency: AM/FM: 10.695 MHz 1st IF, 455 KHz 2nd IF
SSB: 10.695 MHz.
Adjacent-Channel: Adjacent-Channel
RF Gain Control: 45 dB adjustable for optimum signal reception
Automatic Gain Control (AGC): Less than 10 dB change in audio output for inputs from 10 to 100,000 microvolt.
Squelch: Adjustable; threshold less than 0.5 μV
Automatic Squelch Control(only AM/FM) 0.5 μV.
ANL: Switchable
Noise Blanker: RF type, effective on AM/FM and SSB
Audio Output Power: 4 watts into 8 ohms
Frequency Response: 300 to 2800 Hz
Built-in Speaker:> 8 ohms, round.


Included with your K-PO DX-5000 Plus

  • K-PO DX-5000 Plus

  • Microphone

  • Power Lead

  • Bolts

  • Bracket

  • User Manual


Share a photo of your Thunderpole product and appear in our showcase. Make sure to tag your image with either @thunderpole_uk or #thunderpole on Instagram.


Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating (5 Reviews):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

New Kpo dx5000 plus
Friday, 14 January 2022  | 

Got the new version of a already good radio,but from first use of this it’s like the last version on steroids!the noise reduction features r amazing and been able to change between a dynamic and elects mic is great.Also variable ssb power is a god send to use with my Rm kl 703 amp.Great fast service from Thunderpole as usual.You won’t be disappointed with this radio and at a fair price.Martied with a Kpo nm-532 power mic,the radio sounds amazing!

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

still going strong in 2020
Thursday, 30 January 2020  | 

I last posted a review on the k-po dx5000 v6 in 2016 which I had brought 2 years previously to that date & a k-po nm532 power mic & had some very good dx contacts & still going strong in 2020

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

2 of 2 people found this review helpful.

Just bought a k-po dx5000 from thunderpole and I'm delighted with it
Friday, 20 January 2017  | 

Just bought a k-po dx5000 from thunderpole and I'm delighted with it as I am with the service provided these guys. I spoke to them a few times over the phone and they couldn't have been more helpful. Super fast delivery. Wouldn't use anyone else.

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

3 of 5 people found this review helpful.

New Review
Sunday, 31 January 2016  | 

I've had my kpo dx 5000v6 and nm532 power mic for 2 years and still working fine no complaints at all i also remember how fast the delivery was thanks to all at thunderpole

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

2 of 2 people found this review helpful.

New Review
Sunday, 14 June 2015  | 

I have bought a k po dx5000 v6 and matching power mic from thunderpole uk excellent delivery no problems then made a big mistake and used different supplier from now on i will only use thunderpole uk

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

5 of 5 people found this review helpful.


Main Features

  • 28-29.7 MHz frequency range (expandable to 25.615-30.105 MHz)
  • Transmit power FM: 40W SSB: 30W AM/CW: 12W
  • Frequency steps: 10 Hz/100 Hz/1 kHz/10 kHz
  • RF control
  • Noise blanker and ANL function (AM only)
  • Programmable controller Clarifier
  • S-Meter
  • Roger Beep
  • Output power continuously adjustable (for AM / FM)
  • Scan function
  • Echo function can be activated
  • Dual Watch
  • Built-in SWR meter
  • Display of the operating voltage of the display
  • SWR protection circuit
  • Protection against excessive input voltage
  • +10kHz Switch
  • Reset function
  • Time-Out Timer
  • Hi-cut function
  • Emergency Call
  • Switchable keypad lock
  • 3.5 mm jack for external speaker
  • CW side tone 300Hz - 3 adjustable kHz in 10 Hz steps
  • Socket for PA (Paging Speaker)
  • PL-antenna connection socket

Radio Licence

Note: This radio comes setup for the 10 meter amateur band and you need a licence to transmit on this band.

  • The HamKing SG-7900 is a pre-tuned mobile 2M/70cm 144/430mhz amateur band antenna is a high performance.
  • Here at Thunderpole we have a selection of SWR meters design to help fine tune your radio antenna to its optimum performance. Also available are power meters and matchers.
  • We have a range of Amateur radio base antenna fittings including T & K wall brackets, interlocking poles, U Bolts, etc.
  • Our range of HF, VHF and UHF Amateur Radio Amplifiers incorporates AM/FM/CW or a SSB mode switch. Please note this is for use on amateur radio frequencies only.
  • We stock a range of RG58U, RG58CU and RG218 plus red/black power cable & speaker cable for Amateur Radios per meter or roll.
  • High quality, high power Thunderpole Amateur Radio extension speakers with 3.5mm jack plugs to fit all radios.