Friday, March 13, 2015

Larkfield ARC and LIMARC meeting presentation Handout

Here are the links from the handout:

Heathkit FAQ

Quicksilver (soldering iron, tools)

The Ham QRP DIY Kit Shack

Bitx kits from India


Clifford Wareham



Peaberry SDR

Mikes Electronic Parts (AM chips and Fahnestock clips

Evil Mad Scientist

Great list of remaining surplus suppliers


Peebles Originals (Crystal and Regen kits)

Here are a few more useful links:

I was talking about the 3-lead AM radio chips, and also a source for Fahnestock clips and other AM radio parts.  It turns out that it's the same guy:

Mikes Electronic Parts

This is the site that has the giant 555 IC timer kit that we saw at the meeting:

One man's obsession with crystal radios.  Worth a look!

Great list of remaining surplus suppliers:

Just found this site which has archives of Elementary Electronics, Popular Electronics, Radio Electronics, etc etc.  Great resource!

Here's another interesting kit source I forgot about that I need to add.  Peebles Originals.  They make a nice line of Crystal and Transistor radio kits:

Unfortunately I was not able to find the generic p-boxes, but you can still build the designs on a regular perf board.

 Be sure to send anything new you find that is not on the website to me.

Neil Goldstein W2NDG