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Subject: [TenTec] New QRP Radio
From: bstephens1@mindspring.com (robert k stephens)
Date: Sat, 24 Nov 2001 21:38:37 -0500
Hi all         
I find it interesting that folks are talking about Ten Tec "re-entering"
the qrp world. The new rig will be in production within 4 or 5 months of
the last 556 Argo. Ten Tec never left qrp. (the argonauts were replaced by
the qrp Delta which was replaced by the 556 which is now being replaced by
the new rig) Perhaps it would be better to say that Ten Tec is replacing a
good quality but aging, older design, qrp rig with an up to date design . I
guess the Argo was seen as a bit too big (?) for a serious qrp rig?

73 Bob KB1CIW

At 12:57 PM 11/23/01 -0500, you wrote:
>On Friday 23 November 2001 12:16, Chris Robson wrote:
>> Everyone must remember that Ten Tec did QRP before QRP was Cool.  Us "old
>> timers" remember the 505, 509, 515.  What Great QRP Rigs! They were
>> forerunners to the QRP revolution.
>> 73, Chris KB3A
>   --------------------------
>      John L Sielke   W2AGN
>       w2agn@pobox.com
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