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Re: [TenTec] Argonaut V

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Subject: Re: [TenTec] Argonaut V
From: RaySoifer@cs.com
Reply-to: Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment <tentec@contesting.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Feb 2006 19:05:06 EST
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In a message dated 2/12/06 5:19:18 PM GMT Standard Time, k7gt@charter.net 
> No, 20W isn't QRP but a more reasonable way to run low power and still
> get contacts. You will be a full S unit above the QRP gang, but you knew 
> that.
> I do have some QRP radios (Elecraft KX1) but only use them for backpack
> portable.

I run my Argo V at 20W, but it does have a power-output meter so if anyone 
wants to be officially QRP, he can always turn down the power to 5W.  The Argo 
is too big and bulky for backpacking, and consumes too much current, but my 
hiking days were over 50 years ago :-)

Have fun,

Ray W2RS
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