[AMRadio] Converting old 1.8-4.0 MHz AM Marine Radios


Crawfish crawfish at surfmore.net
Thu Sep 9 21:27:10 EDT 2004


I have a Simpsom 55 which I hope to have operational on 160m soon.There was
an article in the late 1970's in 73 Mag about general conversion info on
these radios to 160 or 75.

Joe Crawford W4AAB
----- Original Message -----
From: Mark Cobbeldick <kb4cvn at yahoo.com>
To: <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Thursday, September 09, 2004 2:46 PM
Subject: [AMRadio] Converting old 1.8-4.0 MHz AM Marine Radios


> Hello to all,
> I have a source of old AM marine radios originally used on the 2 MHz
> marine band.
>
> These radios still function correctly, most of the 150 watt output
> level, with a few 1 KW models.
>
> Has anyone attempted to convert any of this type radio for use on the
> 160 meter or 75 meter bands?
>
> ...Is it worth the effort?
>
>
> 73,
> Mark Cobbeldick, KB4CVN
> Monroe, VA
>
>
>
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