> I've heard that Kenwood changed the TS-830 colour scheme slightly in late
> build items. Can someone confirm this, and particularly tell me what colour
> the metalwork is eg. same as the 440?
label on the later ones. On mine the 830 exactly matches the VFO-230.
Same color front panel, same lighter case color, same knob. So you can
use your vfo as a guide. MK