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  1. loosecannon replied to the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    thanks for that Nomad. it will be nice not to have to add bias in like you showed me how to do with the kris power pump. obviously my...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 6:32 AM
  2. loosecannon liked nomadradio's post in the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    The negative 15 Volts goes to the driver tubes' control grids, the grid closest to the cathode in the schemo symbol. This serves to...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 6:22 AM
  3. loosecannon replied to the thread directional gainmasters.

    i like the stationary field strength meter idea. put it far enough away to get a mid scale reading, then spin the antenna around while...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 3:34 AM
  4. loosecannon liked Mark Malcomb's post in the thread directional gainmasters.

    Wow after all this info, I ran home from work and spun my GM 180 degrees. Damn I didnt get any improvement. Damn I was excited. Thanks...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 3:32 AM
  5. loosecannon replied to the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    For sure David! you know i won't be able to help but change or add something. im hopeful that there are things on the boards i can just...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 3:18 AM
  6. loosecannon replied to the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    seems like my amp has an IC where the other versions used a tube. is this the CW portion of the amp? here is a datasheet for the...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 11:54 PM
  7. loosecannon liked Tokin's post in the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    Sold for $200 on ebay. I had the seller include inside pics. Maybe they will be of help. https://www.ebay.com/itm/143532856930

    Feb 20, 2020 at 11:44 PM
  8. loosecannon attached a file to the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    looks like this thread might become the official Kenrich picture depository! here are my contributions. sadly, i think i'm going to...

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  9. loosecannon liked nomadradio's post in the thread Heathkit SB-610 station monitor / money pit..

    This toy brings to mind the definition of "nostalgia". "A fond recollection of a past time that never existed" The Heathkit SB610...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 8:11 AM
  10. loosecannon replied to the thread RCI 2995DX no transmit power.

    Crambone, signal levels in the IF oscillator circuit can be very low, and it can be hard to get a solid reading on your freq counter...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 6:38 AM
  11. loosecannon replied to the thread Kenrich Eagle 500-Next Patient.

    Nomad, There is something in the schematic for these amps that seems weird to me and i was wondering if you might take a look at it for...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 6:17 AM
  12. loosecannon liked Shadetree Mechanic's post in the thread X-Force 600HD Smoked.

    That's a good point about the bias. The owners manual says it is designed to work on any 13.8v source and the alignment procedure also...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 3:24 AM
  13. loosecannon liked Crusher's post in the thread X-Force 600HD Smoked.

    Just a heads up, should be 500pf across the input transformers. If not, it will never Tune flat. Also, if you can tune flat with...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 10:55 PM
  14. loosecannon liked nomadradio's post in the thread My cobra 2000 gtl.

    To use the chinese counters without the noise problem requires a couple of steps. First, the board's mounting must be insulated. Can't...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 7:09 AM
  15. loosecannon replied to the thread MIKE OF MIKE'S RADIO REPAIR.

    well then i guess eventually we will be dealing with a conspiracy conspiracy conspiracy! i am also at the point of not really caring if...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 6:50 AM
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