[AMRadio] Beautiful Homebrew AM transmitter


Mike Sawyer w3slk at verizon.net
Sun Jan 11 20:04:30 EST 2009


Unfortunately Bob, it lacks a modulator. Its pretty much a CW rig. It is 
nicely built though.
Mod-U-Lator,
Mike(y)
W3SLK
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Nickels" <ranickel at comcast.net>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio" <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Sunday, January 11, 2009 6:29 PM
Subject: [AMRadio] Beautiful Homebrew AM transmitter


Some needs to go get this in Ohio before those machine-turned panels
overcome my better judgment.  I can't even guess how many hours were put
into them alone:

http://cgi.ebay.com/Huge-Homebrew-Am-Radio-Station-Transmitter-80-Meter-All_W0QQitemZ250352977327

Finals are missing - with that style base whaddya think, maybe a pair of
211s?   The placard shows dial settings for 80 thru 10 meters, including
15, so that would date it after 1952.

Panels, matched meters, quality components - it's obvious whoever built
this transmitter was a master craftsman; it' certainly deserves to be
put back on the air.    Vade retro me, Satana!

73, Bob W9RAN
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