[AMRadio] Old-Timer AMers?

Ellen Rugowski ellenjoanne2003 at sbcglobal.net
Wed Nov 21 19:52:19 EST 2007

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Geoff/W5OMR" <ars.w5omr at gmail.com>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio in the Amateur Service"
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Sent: Wednesday, November 21, 2007 9:26 AM
Subject: Re: [AMRadio] Old-Timer AMers?

> My novice rig was a hand-me-down from Dad.. National NCX-3.  I coupled
> that with the Heathkit Cheyenne MR-1 as an external receiver because the
> NCX-3 didn't have a CW 'offset'.  Tuning in a station at around the
> 800cycle area meant that I was zero-beat with the sender.  A T/R relay
> helped out tremendously.

Ummm don't you mean an MR-1 Comanche Geoff? ;)  I briefly had a Cheyenne.
It was the MT-1 transmitter companion to the MR-1 Comanche.

Ellen - AF9J

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