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fe) ICOM KB2LJJ Radio Mods Database the UA ey HF ALL BAND TRANSCEIVER IiC-725 Icom Inc. INTRODUCTION This service manual describes the latest service informa- tion for the IC-725 HF ALL BAND TRANSCEIVER at the time of going to press. I you require assistance or further information regarding the operation and capabilities of the IC-725, contact your nearest authorized !com Dealer or Icom Service Center. DANGER NEVER connect the transceiver to an AC outlet or to a DC power supply that uses more than 16 V. This will ruin the transceiver. DO NOT expose the transceiver to rain, snow or any liquids. DO NOT reverse the polarities of the power supply when connecting the transceiver. DO NOT apply an RF signal of more than 20 dBm (100 mW) to the antenna connector. This could damage the transceiver's front end. ORDERING PARTS REPAIR NOTE Be sure to include the following four points when ‘ordering replacement parts: 1. 10-digit order numbers 2. Component part number and name 3. Equipment model name and unit name 4. Quantity required 1110001310 IC POS77HA C725 MAINUNIT Spieces ‘BB10005510 Screw PHMSX6ZKBS IC-725 Topcover 10pieces ‘Addresses are provided on the inside back cover for your convenience. 1. Make sure a problem is internal before disassembling the transceiver, 2. DO NOT open the transceiver until the transceiver is disconnected from a power source. 3. DO NOT force any of the variable components. Turn them slowly and smoothly. 4, DO NOT short any circuits or electronic parts. ‘An insulated tuning tool MUST be used for all adjustments. 5. DO NOT keep power ON for a long time when the transceiver is detective. 6. DO NOT transmit power into a signal generator or a sweep generator. 7 ALWAYS connect a 40 dB~50 dB attenuator between the transceiver and a deviation meter or spectrum ‘analyzer when using such test equipment, 8. READ the instructions of test equipment thoroughly before connecting equipment to the transceiver. SECTION SECTION SECTION SECTION SECTION SECTION SECTION SECTION ‘SECTION ©0 © @AVIINYYN 9D990m coon eH daeed eR wD TABLE OF CONTENTS SPECIFICATIONS . INSIDE VIEWS. BLOCK DIAGRAM ............ CIRCUIT DESCRIPTION. RECEIVER CIRCUITS . : TRANSMITTER CIRCUITS PLL CIRCUITS... LOGIC CIRCUITS. REGULATOR CIRCUITS . oe MECHANICAL PARTS AND DISASSEMBLY. 5—1~7 FRAME DISASSEMBLY : veces ceeeeee 5-1 PA UNIT AND ACCESSORIES . ap5p00c0000 5 see 58 FRONT AND PLL UNITS CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY. ; ; 5-5 FRONT AND MAIN UNITS CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY . ns 5-6 PA AND FILTER UNITS CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY fees + Sa7 ADJUSTMENT PROCEDURES. 6—1~7 PREPARATION BEFORE SERVICING. a : 6-1 PLL ADJUSTMENT . . . sees G22 RECEIVER ADJUSTMENT. 6—4 ‘TRANSMITTER ADJUSTMENT 6-6 BOARD LAYOUTS . 5 7—1~5 FRONT UNIT... oe sevens . 71 MAIN UNIT . . 7-2 PLL UNIT. - 778 PAUNIT...... 7-4 DDS UNIT... 7-5 ‘AM + FM UNIT (OPTIONAL) 7-5: PARTS LIST........ - 8—1~13 VOLTAGE DIAGRAMS ...... 9—1~2 FRONT AND MAIN UNITS .. wees . 9-1 PLL AND PA UNITS .....- 9-2