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by wa4cch
Mon Mar 24, 2008 3:22 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Hybrid vehicle noise on HF
Replies: 1
Views: 1558

hi try powering the radio with external power supply see if noise is still there with engine on if so start grounding everything ferrite beads on all power leads i asume you are running power stright from the batt shied these leads if possible try rerouting the power cables maby your passing close t...
by wa4cch
Sun Mar 09, 2008 5:20 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: TS450S TUNING PROBLEMS
Replies: 2
Views: 1837

Re: TS450S TUNING PROBLEMS

TS450S WILL ONLY TUNE 10 KCS AND THEN REVERTS BACK TO THE ORIGINAL FREQ.IF YOU INTER THE FREQ DIRECTLY FROM THE KEYPAD ,IT WILL WORK PROPERLY AS LONG AS YOU ARE TURNING THE KNOB CLOCKWISE. THE SECOND YOU TURN THE TUNING KNOB COUNTER CLOCKWISE IT REVERTS BACK TO THE PREVIOUS [BAND ] THAT YOU HAD BEE...
by wa4cch
Wed Feb 06, 2008 5:04 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: How do yu get smoke smell out of amplifiers???
Replies: 5
Views: 4197

Re: How do yu get smoke smell out of amplifiers???

I made the mistake of not asking "is it from a non smoking environment", so needless to say I have no one to blame but myself. the oder is not to bad but there non the less. Does anyone have any info to share as how to eliminate the oder. Tnx Bob kw5usa :roll: well this is what i would do wash the ...
by wa4cch
Sat Feb 02, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Dihonest Non Ham warning
Replies: 26
Views: 13270

Re: Mr.Palmer

I am not sure when Mr.Palmer received the money order.It was sent as priority mail on Jan. 22nd 2008. As for hamradmans' question am I'm nuts?,my answer to you is, I only discuss my mental and health issues with my healthcare providers.Thank you. The money order was cashed on 1-30-2008 that does no...
by wa4cch
Sat Jan 05, 2008 4:15 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Great Deal on RS HTX-212 BUT....
Replies: 1
Views: 1501

i had one of those had the same problem if i rember right they mean the func
button
chuck
by wa4cch
Mon Nov 26, 2007 3:59 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: icom ps125 whine 50 Lookers and nobody knows??
Replies: 7
Views: 4550

So I got motivated and pulled the ps apart . Now it's been a few years since I took electronics and I don't know every thing (don't tell my wife). But I got a nice tingle off the TOPS of the two 1200uF caps with a reading of158vdc between the two. This does not sound right or do I know less than I ...
by wa4cch
Sun Nov 25, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: icom ps125 whine 50 Lookers and nobody knows??
Replies: 7
Views: 4550

Re: icom ps125 whine

O.k I'm about to use my ps125 as a parts kit. Anybody have a fix for this inncessant high pitched whistle. I'm guessing it's the caps? It drives me nuts. Its only 2yrs old. Thanks Paul :? yea donate it to an old guy like me with a high freqency hearing loss it wont bother me hi hi 73 de chuck :lol:
by wa4cch
Wed Nov 14, 2007 4:27 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KJ4RTG "BEWARE" GOT KITTY LITTER
Replies: 10
Views: 6079

N3CIZ wrote:I WANTED TO LET EVERYONE KNOW THAT I GOT MY MONEY BACK FROM TERRY--AFTER TALKING TO HIM ON THE LANDLINE--HE EXPLAINED THE SITUATION AND IN MY OPONION I THINK HE IS A GOOD EGG---
well glad ya got your money but it would be nice to know why you got kitty litter in the first place

73 chuck
by wa4cch
Mon Sep 24, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Watch out for this guy, KD5ZLA – Billy Jones !!!
Replies: 3
Views: 3145

:roll: Well at least they cancelled his ham ticket look on fcc page
:P
chuck
by wa4cch
Sat Sep 22, 2007 3:19 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: JILLSOKBOXES
Replies: 3
Views: 2767

Re: JILLSOKBOXES

Ordered a wooden crate for shipping an APT-5 jamming transmitter to the Signal Corps Museum at Fort Gordon. I was impressed by the ruggedness of the crate: FedEx Ground lobbed it over the front gate with no damage. Even the Signal Corps Museum was impressed! I'll be using them again! JERRY N9LCD :)...
by wa4cch
Mon Aug 27, 2007 2:33 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Help Mounting 2 mtr mobile antenna
Replies: 2
Views: 2151

hi unscrew the ant from the mount and check the coax for a short

chuck
by wa4cch
Tue Jul 03, 2007 4:26 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KB1LBF - warning
Replies: 5
Views: 4516

:( still waiting for your answer
this guy still has stuff for trade now he wants to trade all of it for one radio i was going to trade him a scanner but i see he has two for trade why did he want another????????????
8) chuck
by wa4cch
Mon Jun 25, 2007 1:34 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KB1LBF - warning
Replies: 5
Views: 4516

Re: KB1LBF - warning

Kb1lbf made a trade deal with sent my radio to him. Had to e-mail him to find out he received it. Told me my radio was junk and he put a block on his radio and had it sent back to him. Checked it out he never even sent his radio at all. Took to weeks to get him to send my radio back. Havn't gotten ...
by wa4cch
Sun Jun 24, 2007 2:12 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: *** BEWARE OF N5OYA **** YOU READ YOU DECIDE!!!
Replies: 32
Views: 23428

Re: Got another one

KI4MEK wrote:Floyd has another victim, see his feedback on ebay under tenngiftemporium. He's scammed a bunch of us. How do we get the message out there to more hams to hopefully save one from this predator.



:shock: i can't find him how about a link
by wa4cch
Sat Jun 02, 2007 3:28 am
Forum: Shipping & Packing Discussion
Topic: Lost In The Mail
Replies: 5
Views: 8446

Re: Lost In The Mail

I send payment for a headset and the seller is claiming it was lost in the mail. Shipping was delayed some since he lost my emails and my letter with my address. I had to call after 2 weeks to find that out. Personally, I have used the mail a lot over the years and never lost anything...maybe it wa...
by wa4cch
Thu May 10, 2007 10:10 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KE4GPZ / W4BPT Billy P. Talyor Sr. Beware!!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 4728

According to the FCC database, he does have two calls, both Tech Class with different adresses in Georgia for each. Both calls in the database show the same FRN number. How that works and where the WVa adress came from - who knows. GL, Don, K2DC :D i would like to see him explain his two calls to r...
by wa4cch
Wed Mar 28, 2007 7:11 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: need some help KI4NRP ky
Replies: 3
Views: 3048

:roll: Hello just wondering if you ever thought about building your own antennas ???? you can really build em CHEEP a coat hanger or some aluminum clothes line wire some old ac power cord you can build a beam or a quad for vhf/uhf for practicly nothing...... a quarter wave vertical for your mobile c...
by wa4cch
Mon Feb 12, 2007 5:04 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: need info on
Replies: 2
Views: 1982

:roll: no way forget it :D
by wa4cch
Sat Feb 03, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: What Schould i DO??????
Replies: 5
Views: 5779

:P stupid is as stupid does

if he didn't ask for insurance he is stupid

if you didn't put insurance on it anyway your even more stupid :P

8) chuck
by wa4cch
Sun Jan 28, 2007 3:42 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: What is it?
Replies: 2
Views: 2711

could it be a bc-610 ??????

chuck
by wa4cch
Sun Dec 03, 2006 4:21 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: W8GQ not a guy i care to deal with!
Replies: 3
Views: 3047

:roll: sounds like of a case of operator error golden screwdriver or hooked it up backwards it worked when he got it :P



8) chuck
by wa4cch
Sun Oct 08, 2006 3:56 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: WQ1X ???
Replies: 6
Views: 4186

trade

if it were me i'd tell him to send it he pays shipping for his and tell him if it met with my approvel you have a trade BUT DAMMED IF I WOULD SEND HIM MY LAPTOP FIRST


8) chuck
by wa4cch
Fri Sep 29, 2006 3:20 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: update on KB6EIL Justin DePolis
Replies: 6
Views: 6126

do a search on justin depolis you will find that this is not his first bad deal have seen other bad reports on him check the other swap nets use the call ke6eil he has used this call when advertising radios for sale and the name Jusitn DePolis check batlabs.com swap net ....... good luck if you coul...
by wa4cch
Tue Sep 19, 2006 2:43 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KG4LQD Ken, traded bad power supply
Replies: 19
Views: 12089

Re: KG4LQD Ken, traded bad power supply

I made a deal with Ken (KG4LQD). He sent me an Astron VS-50M power supply that he said looks good and works great. When I received the power supply I hooked it up to my radio and found out that it only will put out 10 amps max, nothing more. It is rated at 50 amps surge, 40 amps continuous. The box...