[CQ-Contest] Pre tuned Hf amps

Scott Robbins w4pa at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 26 09:45:03 EDT 2006

>We using pretuned HF amps with 10 mehanical memories
>on 80/20/15/10 per band 2 memories for CW/SSB
>and on 160/40 per band 1 memory!
>once you tune the amps they will go back allways on same place!
>tuning time is between 1-5 sec.

5 seconds seems like an awful long time to wait for an amp to tune when I can
beat that doing it manually, and do it without transmitting through the amp. 
Flip bandswitch, turn knobs to the presets I have written on a file card...

Call me old fashioned. 


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