|[AMRadio] FS: EXCEPTIONAL YAESU FTDX560 TRANSCEIVER|
W8AWS at CHARTER.NET
Wed Sep 7 18:55:20 EDT 2005
----- Original Message -----
From: "Donald Chester" <k4kyv at hotmail.com>
To: <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Tuesday, August 30, 2005 5:31 PM
Subject: Re: [AMRadio] FS: EXCEPTIONAL YAESU FTDX560 TRANSCEIVER
>>Really? You are breaking this radio into parts and then selling it?
>>From my experience on working on a few of the things back in the early
> that's about all they are good for. I still have bald spots from all the
> hair I pulled out while trying to troubleshoot various FTDX rigs and their
> little cousin, the Tempo One.
> Vacuum tubes on pc boards = Intermittent pops, noise and flaky operation.
> Pure crap.
> Those things had to represent about the lowest point ever in the quality
> of commercially built equipment.
> Amen. w8aws
>>>YAESU FTDX560 IN EXCELLENTCONDITION.
>>>Comes with the original manual and Yaesu Desk
>>>This is a heavy duity radio and is in
>>>exceptionally fine condition.
>>>This is the Star of the old-time Yaesu rigs with
>>>plenty of power.
>>>Collector quality. I have never seen one that is
>>>in this clean of a condition.
>>>Has a whopping 560 watts p.e.p. input power on SSB
>>>on the ham bands from 80 through 10m.
>>>The Yaesu FTdx560 is a 20 tube transceiver with
>>>the exception of 4 transistors used in the vfo
>>>and the crystal calibrator circuits and a solid
>>>state AC power supply.
>>>The AC power supply is built in and not seperate
>>>like some of the early transceivers making it
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