|[AMRadio] WRL Globe king FS on QTH|
w5jo at brightok.net
Sun Dec 15 06:36:06 EST 2013
I stand corrected about the 500. I must be thinking about some Collins
transmitter then, but as you can see part of my memory lacks.
I have seen Johnson 500s for sale at very big prices, much more than I would
want to pay and I am a bit taken with some of the Globe King prices. I have
a GK in pretty fair condition that a very good friend sold to me for a
pittance back in the early 90s. I has given yeoman's service without
One of the main differences in the two is the packaging and the difference
----- Original Message -----
> The Johnson is a standard high level plate modulated AM modulated
> Like someone else commented, I had a chance to pick up a fully restored
> one around 20 years ago for what now seems like it would have been a
> bargain. Didn't, but did find a GK 500b which I restored and had for many
> years. It still had all of the original iron and worked well. Still
> suffer occasionally from sellers remorse over letting it go, but it's in
> good hands ...
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