The new shack has seen an increase in space but also a decrease in the number of radios on the bench. We now have two/three operating positions.

Position 1

  • Elecraft K3 for HF
  • Elecraft KPA-500 HF amplifier
  • Elecraft K2/100 for SO2R and backup HF
  • Microham U2R – SO2R controller
  • Icom IC-7300 (mainly 6m and 4m)
  • Dunestar 600 Band-pass filters, W3NQN WARC filters

Position 2

  • Elecraft K2/100
  • Heathkit HW-7
  • ICE 419B Band pass filters
  • Array Solutions SixPak antenna switch
Position 3
  • Yaesu FT-201 HF Transceiver (80/40/20/15/10M)
  • Heathkit HW-101 HF Transceiver
Portable / Mobile Equipment
  • Elecraft KX1
  • Elecraft KX3
  • Icom IC-7100 for VHF Portable and HF Mobile
  • Yaesu VX-8DE handheld