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Transmitting and Receiving Equipment:
KENWOOD TS-950SDX HF Transceiver ICOM SM-8 Microphone BENCHER BY2 Paddles KENWOOD R5000 HF Communications Receiver (fitted with VHF module) ICOM IC-735 HF Transceiver ICOM PS-55 Power Supply (matches 735) Homebrew QRP 20m HF Transceiver - Approximately 75 x 75 x 40 mm - Superhetrodyne design -- uses NE602s, discrete 10 MHz crystals for filter HEATHKIT HW-7 HF QRP Transceiver HEATHKIT HW-8 HF QRP Transceiver HEATHKIT HW-9 HF QRP Transceiver HEATHKIT HFT-9 QRP Antenna Tuner (2) KENWOOD SW-200 SWR and Power Meter AEA MM3 Morse Machine ICOM IC-2GAT 2m VHF Transceiver (Handie-Talkie) KANTRONICS KAM Plus TNC Node Controller -- interfaced with PowerBook through Hurdler, TS-950 HF Transceiver, and ICOM IC-2GAT 2m
Mobile Equipment (fitted to Toyota Landcruiser):
ICOM IC-706MkII HF Transceiver Terlin Antenna (more commonly named "Outbacker") -- "wander lead" selectable 10, 15, 17, 20, 30, 40, 75/80 metre bands Comet 2m antenna
Macintosh PowerBook 3400c Laptop -- 2.4 GB Hard Disk, 48 MB Ram, 33 K int. modem, CD, ZIP SCI Hurdler SCSI-to-Serial Interface (provides two additional serial ports) UMAX Astra 610s Scanner Hewlett-Packard 4ML LaserJet Printer Graphic Software: Adobe Photoshop 5.0, Canvas 6.0, Graphic Converter, ClarisDraw Productivity Software: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.), Claris Works Office 4 Internet Software: Netscape 4.5 (Browser), Eudora 3.0 (email), PageMill 3.0 (page design) Ham Software: KANTRONICS Host Master II (for the MAC), Ham Log
Lightning Bolt 4 element Quad -- 10, 15, 17, and 20 metre bands ATN 320 Series Tower -- 2 of 3 each 5.5 metre sections used currently with 3m mast YEASU G-800SDX Rotator -- fitted 1m inside top of tower (leaving 2m mast out) CUSHCRAFT R3 -- modified (with top section from R5) to include 17 metres (and "old standby") BUTTERNUT HF2V -- 40/80m vertical Miscellaneous wire antennas for shortwave reception
TEKTRONIX 2225 100 MHz Analog Oscilloscope OEI (Optoelectronics) UTC3000 Counter FLUKE 87 Multimeter HEATHKIT HD1250 Dip Meter HEATHKIT ?? Noise Bridge Miscellaneous Homebrew Equipment