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Re: VX-2R Tiny HT HF SSB?



Hi Bob and list,

I've used my Kenwood TH-F7E SSB RX HT to work the birds (FO-29 mobile and
AO-40 portable/mobile) and must say that it works very well. Working the
AO-40 I've tried a clearspeech DSP unit and it does the job very fine.

73 de Pedro EB4DKA
www.eb4dka.tk
www.qsl.net/eb4dka
eb4dka@amsat.org


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bob Bruninga" <bruninga@usna.edu>
To: "TAPR APRS SIG" <aprssig@lists.tapr.org>; <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2004 12:41 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] VX-2R Tiny HT HF SSB?


> The teeney-tiny VX-2R HT has HF receive but AM only.
>
> What we need is somebody to make a little 450 KHz
> external BFO oscillator on a watch battery in something
> the size of a matchbook.  Then just hold it on the
> back of the radio and you get a BFO for tuning in
> CW, SSB and PSK-31.
>
> I just tried a sig gen using 10 mW at 450 KHz into a
> 3 turn coil near the base of the radio.  It works
> fine.  Great little market for someone to
> make 'em and sell em!
>
> de WB4APR, Bob
>
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