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The Drake R8 Communications Receiver .simply the best shortwave clarity and fidelity you'll find, outperforming receivers costing much, much more. Famous Drake technology gives you wide frequency coverage of all world bands and excellent dynamic range in an uncluttered package with an ergonomic front panel, featuring keypad entry of functions. For the best access to world events as they happen, buy yourself a Drake R8 shortwave receiver. Ask your dealer for more information, or contact a Drake...

Mouser Electronics

Mouser Electronics has released a new purchasing manual, 570. This comprehensive reference guide provides up-to-date product data and pricing on over 36,000 electronic components and over 80 manufacturers. Product index tabs are provided for locating particular products quickly.There is a quick index on the front cover. To order your free copy of this catalog, contact Mouser Electronics, P.O. Box 699t Mansfield TX 76063 (817) 483-0165, (800) 992-9943, Fax (817) 483-8157. Or circle Reader...

Info

Figure h This easy-to-build 2 meter J antenna also works ort 70 centimeters. See the text for element information steel welding rods. Stainless elements are sirong, flexible, and non-corrosive, bul attaching them at the bottom is a proDlern. You may prefer to use brass or bronze rod if you are not equipped to solder stainless steel or to drill tap the shorting bar io accept the rods. The shorting bar at the bottom is mandatory, but do not connect the bar to the rig's ground For this hunt, I...

Puff

Lets get started with PUFF, This program is made for microwave circuit analysis and I hope you had time to order your copy and try It out, 1 am quite excited about PUFF because it allows you to construct microwave circuits. It is not just limited to amplifier construction filters, patch antennas and many other two- or four-port devices can be constructed in strip iine format. In the past I had to rely on published microwave circuitry from other designers, and J had...

May

GRAND JUNCTION, CO The Western Colorado ARC will hold its annual Hamfest In Llff Aud itoriu m at M esa State C o I fe ge f ro m 9 AM -2 PM. Seminars, VE Exams. Talk-In on 146.94 Call Ernie 303 242-6035. EAST LIVERPOOL, OH The Triangle ARC will hold their first annual Hamfest at the Calcutta Fire Hall. Talk-in on 146.10 .70 rptr. Contact Dick Sistey K8JKB Secretary, 1213 Northside Ave., East Liverpool OH 43920, SONOMA, CA The Valley of the Moon ARC wilt hold its semi-annual JlhamM and egg...

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Electret Mike

High efficiency, omnidirectional,miniature electret co n dens er m icropho n e el e me nL Low current drain, good signal to noise ratio, operates on 2 to 10 Vdc. Ideal tor teiephones, lape recorders, noise-activated alarms and other appEicaiions. 0,39 dia X 0.31 high. TERMS Minimum Ordftr 10 00. Shipping nd handling tor the 48 continental U. S. A. S3.50 pe r order. AtI others including AKf HI, PR or Canada must pay Ml shpping. At orders delivered in CAL iFORNIA mu l include state ifes fax 7 2 ,...

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DTMF Paging Unit 20 Trunk Mounting Kit CTCSS Dual Decoder External Speaker Digital Voice Recorder Unit Wireless Microphone Controller on' have the answer Yaesu docs. Its the FT-5200 6200 - the smallest, lowest priced dual-band mobile radios made. With the use of the optional adjustable control panel bracket kiL you can convenientl gt mount the smallest control panel almost anyplace in your car and mount the transceiver body out of sight. When you leave your car, snap off the 5 oz, front control...

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International

Amie Johnson N1BAC 43 Old Homestead Hwy N. Swanzey NH 03431 This month we are lucky to have a language lesson compliments of Dawd Cowhig WAlLBP David says that he is moving in May to Japan and will be gone for Iwo years. He has requested a copy of the 73 universal reciprocal licensing form, so it appears that he wishes to remain active on the bands. As I am writing this it is the first of March. Part of the correspondence that has arrived during the month of February is a press release from the...

HPA

SWR analyzer with a built-in frequency counter. Te,eph0i,epSirsis Last year I reviewed the MFJ-207 HF SWR analyzer from MFJ see the January '91 issue, p. 16 . it is an excellent device and it sure helped me set up rny antenna system. This unit had a mechanical dial which gave me a good relative idea of the antenna's resonant point. However, to determine the exact resonant frequency, the user has to set jp the unit by either beating a signal on a receiver or using an outboard frequency counter....

Comet Antenna Cx-224

NCG COMET Antenna has released the CX-224 2m 220 440 MHz Triband Mobile Antenna, the first ever with gain. The high-quality construction and materials COMET is known for are used to create a durable antenna with excellent appearance and performance. The CX-224 radiates 1 2 wave on 2m with 2,15 dBi gain, a 5 8 wave on 220 MHz with 3.2 dBi gain, and 2-5 8 waves on 440 MHz with 5,5 dBi gain. It is 37 long and is made with a hinged base lo allow the element to fold over. It has a PL-259 connector,...

Fax

Joe MoetK P.E K amp OV PO Box 2508 Fuilerton CA 92633 Whether you are a new ham or an old-timer, a techie or an appliance op, radio direction finding RDFi contests can add to your ham radio lun More and more clubs are adding these events. often called hidden transmitter hums, foxhunts. or T hunts, 10 their monthly calendar of events Everyone says thai we need more young people in amaieur radio. So why isn l e e one making belter jse of an unbeatable too foxhunting forgetting kids interested in...

Cobra Radar Detectors

R03163 B Cobra 3 band radar detector 109,95 RD3175 B Cobra 3 band radar detector 129.95 RD3173-B Cobra 3 band radar detector 139,95 RD3183-B Cobra 3 band radar detector 139.95 List price 509.95 CE price 239,95 SPECIAL 12 Band. 200 Channel, Handheld, Search, Limit Hold, Priority, Locftout frequency range 29 54. 118 174, 406-512t 806-956 MHz, Excludes 823.9975-549,0125 and 868.9375-094.0125 MHz. The Bearcat 200XLT sets a ftflw standard for handheld scanners in performance and dependability. This...

FC

Table Interface kit and level converter matches for Kenwood radios. purer sends the following string to the radio FAOOO14300000 then the frequency of VFO A is set to 14.300 MHz, Some commands elicit a response from the radio to the PC For example IF requests the radio to send a report of its current settings to the PC, The radio responds with a string of data that includes the current frequency, RIT and XIT frequency, the operating mode USB, LSB,CW , and so forth. Because the BASIC programming...

Shinwa Pocket Pagers

The fire department hazardous mate rials response teams and police department SWAT crews that need reliable radio alerting sysiems, stake their lives on Shsnwa, We offer a two-tone pocket pager wi th monitor feature and even a voice storage option at an affordable price. To order, we need your pagi ng frequency as wel I as rone reed frequencies. For other configurations or two-way radio information, please fax us your specifications to 313-663-8888 or phone 313-996-8888, List price 799.95 CE...

QRP Sidetone Companion

And part-time code practice oscillator If you're a QRP enthusiast who enjoys building and operating small QRP transmitters, and you're doing so wiihoui the benefit of a built-in sidetone generator, take a look at our QRP Sidetone Companion and part-time code practice oscillator. This inexpensive, easy-to-build project can add a pleasant sidetone to almost any QRP transmiller, and serve double duty as a code practice oscillator for a soon-to-be ham. ive transistors, a few capacitors and...

Control Your Station by Computer

Simple Vor Receiver

Hardware and software interfaces for Kenwood rigs. Computers are finding their placc in ham radio shacks in ever-increasing frequency. They arc being used to replace paper logs for both general operation and. especially, for contest operation. They are being used as word processors to produce club newsletters. They are being used for learning CW. and there arc programs available thai tutor you in the theory and regulations for different grades of ham licenses. They are being used for all sorts...