Search:

Type: Posts; User: charlie

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    14
    Views
    791

    Were you able to get rid of the noise?? If so,...

    Were you able to get rid of the noise?? If so, how?
    Charlie, K3UIM
  2. Thread: Veractor Chart

    by charlie
    Replies
    1
    Views
    350

    Veractor Chart

    Does anyone know of a varactor characteristics chart?
    Charlie
  3. Thread: MV-2109

    by charlie
    Replies
    2
    Views
    416

    Thank you, Martin. I didn't want to post an...

    Thank you, Martin.
    I didn't want to post an ignorant question in the regular forum so brought it here.
    And there you were! LOL
    Charlie
  4. Thread: MV-2109

    by charlie
    Replies
    2
    Views
    416

    MV-2109

    On a MV 2109, facing the flat side, which lead is the Cathode?
    TIA,
    Charlie
  5. Thread: Welcome Back

    by charlie
    Replies
    0
    Views
    283

    Welcome Back

    Glad to see you back! Hope nothing serious.
    Charlie
  6. Replies
    6
    Views
    674

    WOW!!! Thank you!! That's getting saved!! I ask...

    WOW!!! Thank you!! That's getting saved!! I ask for a penny and get 50 dollars. LOL
    Thanks!
    Charlie
  7. Replies
    6
    Views
    674

    Like what? Nothing came through. I purchased...

    Like what? Nothing came through.

    I purchased two Broadband Amplifiers and they each have a pair of female coax connectors, (input and output) that I need male mates for. Using my micrometer, I...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    674

    Coax Connectors

    Does anyone know of a coax connector chart that I can use for a reference?
    Thanks in advance,
    Charlie
    On edit: I need the OD dimension. 1/4 inch?? Seems to be two of them and one is .249 inch od.
  9. Thread: Hi from NW Pa

    by charlie
    Replies
    2
    Views
    744

    Hi from NW Pa

    Hi,
    I'm Charlie, K3UIM, 86 years old and waiting for God to call me home.
    I love ham radio, WordPerfect as a word processor and BMW motorcycles. (Stopped riding at 75. sigh ...)
    I retired from...
  10. Replies
    2
    Views
    3,267

    40 Meter receiver

    I'm looking for a 40 meter "direct conversion" receiver. Nothing crystal controlled, with 7.0 to 7.3 Mc coverage. (That's Mhz today, I think, LOL)
    I had to strip out a Ramsey HR-40 that I built in...
  11. Replies
    0
    Views
    1,710

    Ten Tec R4020 Question

    Is it possible to delete some of the Saved frequencies or, do I just save over the ones I do not wish to keep?
    Charlie, K3UIM
  12. Thread: Is it me?

    by charlie
    Replies
    53
    Views
    25,381

    I took my General Test in Buffalo in 1962 and...

    I took my General Test in Buffalo in 1962 and after the 13 wpm cw test we took the written one. I do not recall the number of questions, but one of them was a schematic of either a radio receiver or...
  13. Thread: "The Truck"

    by charlie
    Replies
    0
    Views
    1,120

    "The Truck"

    A funny joke kept running through my mind and I thought it would make a great poem, so here it is.

    The Truck

    One day Sam took his truck to town to find a hardware shop.
    The parking garage was...
  14. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,402

    Many thanks, Dan. Gives me something to consider....

    Many thanks, Dan. Gives me something to consider. All I worked for 25 years was 40 cw except for a lil am in 62.
    Charlie
  15. Replies
    4
    Views
    8,910

    In the late 70's I was a patrolman in the local...

    In the late 70's I was a patrolman in the local police dept. I happened to be parked near our fairgrounds and the skip was coming in from the south.
    I was doing paperwork when I heard (southern)...
  16. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,402

    Band Conditions

    When would be the best times, day or night, to work these bands, 15, 30 and 40? Been out of hamming for 25 years and trying to get back on the code with my tri-bander.
    TIA,
    Charlie
  17. Replies
    11
    Views
    3,169

    I believe the word used in this case is...

    I believe the word used in this case is "Entitlements" and I must admit that I hate the very thought of the entitlement generation! I've worked hard for everything I have and see too many able...
  18. Thread: Moorse Groups

    by charlie
    Replies
    18
    Views
    5,465

    Yah! What he said! With practice comes...

    Yah! What he said! With practice comes competence. With competence comes speed. Etc.
    Hang in there. These guys only mean well, with an especially hard passion for the CW love affair holding all of...
  19. Thread: Moorse Groups

    by charlie
    Replies
    18
    Views
    5,465

    Loved it! Thank you. Charlie

    Loved it! Thank you.
    Charlie
  20. Thread: Hello

    by charlie
    Replies
    1
    Views
    925

    Hello

    I'm a newbie here of about a week. I retired tool-making (33 1/2 Years) and became a ham in 1962. Played with electronics since 1947, but had to leave the hobby in the early 90's. Just getting back...
  21. Thread: Moorse Groups

    by charlie
    Replies
    18
    Views
    5,465

    Looking

    My friend, you are there!! Anything you want to know, just ask. Someone will have the answer for you.
    Charlie
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,234

    Active again

    Depending how long ago you left the hobby, you might find you're talking to yourself. I left in the early 90's and, getting back in, I've discovered everything has shrunk down to where a magnifying...
  23. Thread: QRP Pixie

    by charlie
    Replies
    7
    Views
    3,599

    Oh, I can see it now. Thanks. I guess I'll have...

    Oh, I can see it now. Thanks. I guess I'll have to get a "keypad". "Interupts" and "Switch" are/were unknown to me. Much to learn. LOL
    Charlie
  24. Thread: QRP Pixie

    by charlie
    Replies
    7
    Views
    3,599

    CART One way

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/0-55MHz-DDS-Signal...XQAAOSwgQ9Vs~1c
    This one. Look like something you can help me with?
    Charlie
    K3UIM
    On edit: Click on the one on the left, the 36.52 priced one and see...
  25. Thread: DDS VFO

    by charlie
    Replies
    3
    Views
    3,102

    DDS VFO

    Dan, I too have gotten stung by the ebay bee, but have sold and bought there since the early 80's and can't complain with our successes being great. I can find a lot about how wonderful the unit is,...
Results 1 to 25 of 28
Page 1 of 2 1 2