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LATEST UPDATE 5/15/2022

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For Sale: Yaesu FT-2600M Two Meter Transceiver, owned by club. This rugged rig puts out 60 Watts and has Has 9 pin packet connector in back for APRS and IRLP/Allstar/Echolink.  Includes power cable and microphone with new cord.  EZ to program.   $75.  Contact Ed, N3US at eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net

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For SALE: Radio Shack HTX-10 Transceiver for Ten meters: 10M – 25W SSB, AM, FM.  This one is owned by the club, is very clean, works great, includes mounting bracket, power cord, and mic.  $120

Ten Meters is coming back to life as sunspot conditions are improving.  Moreover, Technician class license holders can operate on ten meters

contact Ed, N3US at eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net

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FOR SALE: MFJ-464 CW READER/KEYER COMBINATION

This like-new MFJ-464 came from a Ham estate and has been tested on air with an Iambic paddle on my K3 – receives and transmits per specs. If you are having trouble with CW and want to improve, this outstanding Reader/Keyer is a great add to your station! Has a large 2 line 16 character display to show received signal read-out as well as transmitted message. Sending can be done w/ an Iambic paddle, keyboard, as well as semi-auto paddle or key. It has 4 Message memories, type ahead and read ahead buffers, sidetone speaker and many other features. Code speed is adjustable from 5-99 WPM; Farnsworth mode speed 10-99 WPM. Package includes New MFJ 50 Page Manual, “Radio In” and “Key Out” to transceiver cables, and Keyboard cable. Requires a standard 12VDC power supply. Photos available. New retail price is $269. 95 w/o cables. Price: $195 incl shipping in CONUS; PAYPAL accepted. Local pickup discount. Contact Alan K9MBQ in Charlotttesville, VA. alan.swinger@gmail.com

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 For Sale Mirage BD-35 amplifier for 2m & 440 MHz.  Up to 7 watts input produces 45 watts output per rating.  On bench test shows that 4 watts in produces 37 watts out on 2m and 28 watts on 440 MHz.  This is a near new unit and looks it. It is a current item and sells for $399.95 from MFJ, DX Engineering etc.  Asking $125.00  If someone wants to use a HT mobile then this would be the way to get more power. Club item: contact Jim K4CGY  k4cgy@yahoo.com 434-296-3044
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FOR SALE                             4/6/2022

Club owned Speed-X Morse Code Key, excellent condition; mounted on heavy metal base.   Great key action and very attractive.  $60.  Ed, N3US. eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net

Sell: Club owned IC-28A, working mid 80’s vintage 2 meter FM base or mobile transceiver, 21 memory channels, ctcss encode, very rugged and easy to program.  Includes Microphone and power cord; download manual. Priced to sell quickly at $30.  Ed, N3US, eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net

Sell: MFJ-493 Super Menu Driven Memory Keyer
Donated to club, checked out, works properly, very clean.   $60
Contact Ed, N3US at eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net.

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FOR SALE: TWO ASTRON POWER SUPPLIES  RS-7A & RS-20A  posted 3/31/22

These two power supplies are like-new, in excellent physical condition and deliver 13.8 VDC. The RS-7A is rated 5A continuous & 7A ICS 50% duty cycle and weighs 5 lbs; the RS-20A is rated at 16A and 20A and weighs 19lbs. New prices are $92.95 and $152.95, respectively.  Sale prices are $47 for the RS-7A and $78 for the RS-20A including shipping in CONUS; Paypal accepted. Contact Alan K9MBQ in Charlottesville, VA alan.swinger@gmail.com      

Note: discount for local pickup.

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FOR SALE: MFJ-259B HF/VHF/SWR ANALYZER               correctred & reposted 3/1/22

This MFJ-259B is in excellent condition, covers 1.8-170 MHZ, and comes w/ a Manual copy and New AA Batteries. Tested SWR on several antennas and works per specs.  The Price for AARC members is $240 (local pickup) . . . which is $100+ less than the new version. If you plan to put up new antennas and/or modify existing antennas, you should have a multi-function SWR analyzer like this tried and true MFJ-259B. If interested, happy to demonstrate at my or your QTH. Contact Alan K9MBQ in Charlottesville, VA. alan.swinger@gmail.com

Discount for local pickup. Note: Charger and Rechargeable batteries available separately.

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FOR SALE: TWO (2) ELEMENT CUBEX CUBICAL QUAD ANTENNA      3/10/22

I used this Quad in many locations including as Portable KH6 in Hawaii, and for many yrs when I lived in Warrenton, VA. It is an outstanding DX antenna even at modest heights. As listed in the Cubex AD below, I have all the pieces which have been stored indoors for many yrs. I am willing to assist the buyer in getting this excellent antenna back up and on the air. Note that current CUBEX retail price is $705. Will sell to the right buyer for $225 w/ local pickup only  Cash/check/MO. Contact Alan K9MBQ in Charlottesville, VA  alan.swinger@gmail.com

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Club Items for Sale:                                    posted 3/9/22
     
        Isopole 144 2 meter base antenna  $15.00
     100 feet of RG-213 coax (Belden 8267) New   $75.00
     Yaesu MH-48A6JAA DTMF hand held microphone RJ type connector, new $15.00
     Yaesu MH-31BS hand held microphone, new $10.00
     ARRL Handbooks  of different years.  1953, 1958,1969,1970 $5.00 ea.
Contact Jim K4CGY  k4cgy@yahoo.com  434-296-3044
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for sale – posted 2/1/2022
 
Kenwood TS-850s with optional 500 HZ CW filter and internal auto antenna tuner. No other options are included. Covers 160m thru 10m band 100 watts nominal output. No microphone included but most any will work. See https://manualmachine.com/kenwood/ts850s/854226-user-manual/ for the user manual.
$595.00 or $695.00 with the PS-52  power supply.  Any 13.8 volt nominal power supply will work fine. 
Contact Jim K4CGY   k4cgy@yahoo.com
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2/21/2022 Selling two antennas;

Mosley TA-33-M HF TriBander. Good condition, disassembled, ready to go.  Includes roughly 150 ft of RG-8 with connectors and documentation.  $450.00   

J Pole Antenna covers 2 meters and 440 mhz. Copper pipe J pole for sale for $20. Six months old and works just as well as the $100 Comet I bought to “upgrade.” 

Pantops area.   Steve Fox     KA4FOX@gmail.com
 
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posted: 12/27/2021

FOR SALE: LDF4RK-50A, new hard line, 1/2″.  Have lots of it and will sell for a buck a foot, minimum 100 feet.  Contact George, KF7NN, Richmond, VA;  email is george@vagner.com

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NEW – OLD HANDBOOKS FOR SALE                                     posted 8.7.2021
 
Radio Amateurs Handbook (ARRL) following years  1953, 1958, 1969, 1974, 1977  $7.00 ea. 
ARRL Repeater directory follow years 1995, 1999, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015 $1.00 ea
Club items contact Jim K4CGY@yahoo.com 434-296-3044

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FOR SALE – AARC Benefit                                  posted 7/19/2021

Micronta 13.8V @  2.5A power supply $8.00; Staco RPS-4 13.8V  @ 4A power supply $12.00; Staco  RPS-6 13.8V @ 6A power supply $15.00; 

Contact Jim K4CGY  434-296-3044 k4cgy@yahoo.com

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Sell: Linksys Range Plus Wireless Router.  like new with box.  $15
 
Contact Ed, N3US at eberkowitz@sbcglobal.net
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FOR SALE, AARC BENEFIT, posted 8/20/2019

Good Will Instrument Co. Model GFC-8010G Frequency counter.  A nice counter that works and looks just fine.  Easily worth $90.00 but asking $75.00.
 
Contact Jim K4CGY k4cgy@yahoo.com

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updated  09/11/2020 – –  FOR SALE
 Mosley 2 meter 5/8 wavelength antenna, mates to a SO259 (coax) connector, great condition, can be used for a base station with the addition of radials $15.00
Jim Owen K4CGY 434-296-3044  k4cgy@yahoo.com

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