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Obtained ARC-5 receiver.
Borrowed Globe Scout 65A and some crystals from Wade Mckay WA4TFI.
Bought homebrew transmitter from estate of Nobel Guthrie W4BS - not aired.
Bought Hallicrafters S-120 from W&W Distributing in Memphis.
Wade McKay loaned me his Drake 2B/2BQ.
My father bought me a Hammarlund HX-50 HF transmitterat the Memphis hamfest.
Borrowed Heathkit DX-60 and Hallicrafters SX-71.
Borrowed Drake TR-4 from Delta Radio Club for DX contest.
Experimented with ARC-5 receivers and built converter for 20-15-10 meters.
Built 6 meter receiving converter.
Obtained FRR-? receiver from MARS program.
Bought Swan 270B HF transceiver from Russ Hellen's CB Center.
Borrowed WRL Globe DSB-100 transmitter.
Bought Lafayette HA-460 6 M AM transceiver.
Bought Motorola 41V 2M FM rig and borrowed GE Progress line IMTS transceiver to convert.
Borrowed Swan 250 from Russ Hellen's CB Center.
|1972||Bought Regency HR-2A from Russ Hellen's CB Center.|
|1973||Experimented using APX-6 1215 MHz AM with WA4TFI.|
|1974||Bought R-390A at Cincinnati "Stagfest".|
|1975||Bought Kenwood TS-820S from Memphis Amateur Electronics|
|1976||Bought Kenwood TV-502S 2 meter transverter.|
Adapted MARS microwave link for 2304 GHz and worked WAA4HGN.
Bought ICOM IC-551A transceiver
|1978||Bought ICOM IC-251A 2 meter all mode.|
|1979||Bought Hammarlund SP600-JX21 receiver.|
|1980||Bought used ICOM IC-520 HF transceiver and Yaesu FRG-9600 receiver|
|1981||Bought MMT-432/28 transverter|
|1982||Bought MMT-220/28 transverter, IC-271A transceiver|
|1983||Bought ICOM IC-745 HF transceiver, ICOM IC-471A transceiver|
|1984||Bought ICOM IC-1271A transceiver.|
|1985||Bought ICOM R-7000 receiver.|
|1986||Bought SSB 2304 transverter and ICOM IC-375A and IC-1275A transceivers.|
|1987||Bought SSB LT-33SL transverter|
|1989||Built DEM 5760 transverter.|
|1990||Bought ICOM IC-970A multimode transceiver.|
|1991||Bought ICOM IC-729A HF+6M transceiver.|
|1992||Built DEM 3456 transverter.|
|1993||Built first 10 GHz transverter|
|1994||Bought ICOM ICR-7100 receiver|
|1995||Bought ICOM IC-736 HF+6M transceiver.|
|1996||Built first transverter for 24 GHz|
|1997||Built 10 GHz transverter|
|1998||Built another 10 GHz transverter for EME|
|2000||Built yet another 10 GHz transverter|
Bought used ICOM IC-726 transceiver (for IF use).
Built 10/24 GHz dual band transverter.
|2002||Bought HP 3586C Selective Level Meter (HF precision receiver)|
|2003||Bought ICOM IC-910H all mode tri-band transceiver, HP Z3801A GPS precision frequency reference.|