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Elecraft KX3 Ball Bearing VFO Upgrade Install Video

Discussion in 'Ham Equipment' started by Moleculo, Apr 12, 2014.

  1. Moleculo

    Moleculo Administrator
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    Apr 14, 2002
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    Elecraft recently released an upgraded ball bearing VFO for the KX3. While all new radios come with the upgrade, older radios can be upgraded easily for just the price of the encoder. After performing the upgrade, I can definitely say that the new VFO is super smooth compared to the original. Here is the video of the procedure:

    Elecraft KX3 Ball Bearing VFO Encoder Upgrade - YouTube


  2. pacset2

    pacset2 W9WDX Amateur Radio Club Member

    Jan 4, 2013
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  3. AudioShockwav

    AudioShockwav Extraterrestrial Admin
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    Apr 6, 2005
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    I agree, it is good to see a company that not only builds new rigs, but continues to improve on the old ones as well.

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