Ham Stick Antennas

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The Solder Slurper

Build your own desoldering station cheap Dave Evison N6GKC 153 Park Avenue Palo Atto CA 94306 Whether ou're recycling parts mounted on a PC board or repairing some electronic equipment, you want to remove the parts without mining cither the pans or the board, While there arc many professional desoldering stations and aids available, most are either expensive or ineffective. Professional desoldering stations arc priced from S400 and up, which is more than most of us are willing to pay. You'll...

Ncg Company

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Mfo

Palomar Engineers announces a new slimline mobile antenna for the 75, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6 and 2 meter bands. The AN-7's Fiberglas base section is four feel long with a spring protected three-foot whip on top. Change bands by selecting taps on the helical base coiL The AN-7 was developed by Antronic, a major South African manufacturer. and has been in use in the South African bush country for years it is now available in the United States for the first time. The complete antenna weighs only iwo...

Mfmb

Switch between your TNC or microphone by pushing a button Just plug prewired cables into your rig's mic connector and TNC, Plug-in jumpers let you use nearly anv rie with W pin mic connector ft IF J -1272li S I FJ TA PR TNC2 clones MFJ-1272BX PK-232 MFJ-1272BYWKAM VHF KPC3 MFJ-1272U YH KAM HF Port MKM272BZ PK-88, 39.95 e ich. For X pin RJ45 modular phone jack replace B with M in model number abo e. wired Build this regenerative shortwave receiver kit and listen to shortwave s innate from ail...

By Warren Dion

FOR GEL-CELLS or LEAD ACID BATTERIES. Features Precision temperature tracking voltage reference 4 ttiree mode charging sequence. Standard Kit is for 12V 1 2 Of 1 Amp. user selectable Can be connected 1o rhe battery indefinably, will no* overcharge Weighs 2 pounds and measures 4W * 5V*'D x 2Vi H Fimsheo enclosure Included in kit. Assembled & Tested 79.95 CA R& sxteflts add 7.75 sales m. S& H 55 00 (insured). Foreign orders add 20 For mote tnfo or prtce hst & end legal size SASE (55c)...

Corner Beam

Big Forward Gain Wide Backward Rejection Exceptional Bandwidth Distortion Free Pattern Your antenna makes all the difference at VHF and UHF Ii determines transmitting range. It sets the limit for weak signal reception. And it decides what interference you'll hear and create. An omnidirectional antenna radiates uniformly in all direction, and it also hears noise and interference from every direction. A directional antenna not only sends your signal where you want, it hears the signal it's...

BNB

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DISPLAYS A.B.D.H.L P.V.e .Fl-H MENUS Cntrls Fi le Input Map Ops WX OSetu Photo F. This display shows all oj the APRS WIDE area dtgipeaters in the northeast. There are comparable numbers in ihe west and umtheast. packets. The only shortcoming is that these packets are longer, up 10 0.6 second long. Although APRS automatical tracks mobile packet stations interfaced to GPS or LORAN navigation, it also tracks perfectly well with manual reports or grid squares. Additionally, any station can place an...

Cellular Batteries

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Mirage

Power Curve typical Ii-310-G output power operates ail modes FM, SSB and CW. It's pcrfeci for all handhelds up to 8 watts and multi-mode SSB CW FM 2 Meter rigs. It's great for the ICOM1C-706 - you 11 get 100 blockbuster watts on 2 Meters A built-in low noise GaAsFET receive pre-amp gives you 18 dB gain - lets you dig out weak signals, SH7 Protection prevents damage from antennas whipping in the wind. Reverse For an incredibly low 199, you can boost your 2 Meter handheld to a super powerful 100...

Qrh

On the left is Alex Zagajewski N2UAO Alex is a charter member of the laconic Hills High School Amateur Radio Club THHSARCi KB2YLLL and graduated fourth in his cfass. He was an honors student throughout high school, ptayed varsity soccer and was the first student to successfully complete the Foundations of Research Class at THHS, Alexs project was a study of the effects of RF radiation at 146 MHz on cultured nen,e cells Alex is a member of tne Rip Van Winkle Amateur Radio Society i RVWAR5 . has...

Multiband Antenna

Operates over 30-88 and 108-174 Mhz 50 watts, 225-400 Mhz 100 watts 50 ohm input. VSWR 2.5 1 max gain -10,-2.5or0dBi. Fiberglass whip amp load 56L. Base 5.5 dia x 5.5'H 4.5'H spring four mount holes 3.2 ox. and N-connection. 9 lbs sh. UNUSED 85.00 Lima, 0 ASA. MASTiRCAfiD Actaptrf. Allow lor Shipping Write tor latesl CauFog Addrtss Depl. 73 PhOM 419227-6573 Fai 419 227 1313

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David McWhinnie VA3XDM ex VY1 DM 281 Castor St. Russell. Ontario Canada K4R 1B8 If you are looking Ibr a way 10 jump into the fun on 6m, the modestly priced Fen-Tec 1209 2-to-6m Transverter may he just the answer Available either as a kit or pre-built, this transverter provides an easy route to the entire 6m 50-54 MH amateur hand, using just a 2m transceiver. Pros uling access to a whole new set of FM repeaters, the unit is also a great way for Technician Class operators to get in on the fun of...

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Fgm Detector

Smiles are virtually guaranteed when hospitalized kids talk with St. Nick. April Moell WA60PS and Joe Moell KGOV P.O. Box 2508 Fullerton CA 92837 We discovered the joys of ham radio Santa visits 20 years ago when April was a department head at a large hospital. One December day, she heard that a group from a prominent Los Angeles area ham club would be coming that evening to let the Pediatric unit children talk lo Santa. She phoned the club s contact person and volunteered to serve as a...

Fm Dual Bander

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Apt. B Madison AL 35738 Just before sunrise on September 22, members of a group called HALO High Altitude Lift Off gathered at the old airport in Huntsville, Alabama, to fly an unusual balloon mission. This was part of an ongoing series of test flights to prepare for a rock-oon flight this winter. The rock-oon is a rocket launched from a balloon platform floating at 90,000 feel. Since this is above most of Earth's atmosphere, the rocket should fly briefly into...

Woodhouse Communications Aptcp Omnidirectional Antenna

Turnstile Antenna

and its perfect sidekick, Hamtronics' LNG-137 receiver prearnp. Larry Antonuk WB9RRT P.O. Box 452 Marlborough NH 03455 new weather satellite receiver see Hamtronics RI3M review 7J, November 1996 . and had hooked ii up to my disc one antenna. I stumbled through the demodulator instructions, and had actually received and viewed lots of Automatic Picture Transmission APT pictures. Overall 1 was pleased with mv success. As I began to decode more and more pictures, however, 1 found thai I was...