Tag: Beam

QRO – Alpha 78

Posted on June 5, 2011 in Ham Radio by KG2V
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The shack upgrade is basically complete About 2 weeks ago, I purchased a freshly retubed Alpha-78, which I installed today in place of my SB-230 Now, there are some things I actually LIKE about my SB-230, and I think I’m going to keep it around, as it’s still outputting rated power from it’s admittedly rare […]

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New Antennas

Posted on May 16, 2011 in Ham Radio by KG2V
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Well, the Alpha Delta DX-EE is gone. Oh, it wasn’t a BAD antenna, (in fact I liked it), but I got the chance to put up a beam and a rotary dipole I now have a Force12 C3SS and a D140. No, the neighbors are NOT happy In the last 5 days, I’ve worked SIX […]

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Alpha Delta DX-EE – and the Rotor

Posted on April 25, 2007 in Ham Radio by KG2V
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Yesterday, I ended up having to take the day of to take Dad to the MD (HE has cancer now too), so I did some work on the antennas I took down my Mini-G5RV, and replaced it with a Alpha Delta DX–EE. Based upon some testing, it seems like a LOT better antenna, so I’m […]

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Posted on December 21, 2006 in Ham Radio by KG2V
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Well, I’ve ordered the Glen Martin rooftop mount form my beam – a MP-33 which needs 2 parts (on order). The rotor (a Ham IV) is in the garage, and the mast and thrust bearing arrived today. Next week, I’ll order the coax, and the rotor cable, and I should be good to go I […]

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