[TenTec] Using an Argosy in the field

Stan Barr g0clv at dsl.pipex.com
Thu Apr 5 03:40:21 PDT 2012

On 05/04/12 11:13, Richards wrote:
> I use Espresso Power, the way Stan does...  Lavazza Qualita Oro
> or Dallmayr Crema D'Oro whole beans, freshly ground, 100% Arabica,
> never forced or bullied using Robusta beans ...     ;-)
Lavazza espresso here too...

> Say... seriously...
> 	As I am teaching myself the Code with renewed vigor
> 	lately, if you are using one of the TT QRP kits, or if
> 	you turn off your Argosy display to save energy, how
> 	do you know what frequency you are on ?    Some of
> 	the QRP kits appear to have a numerical scale instead
> 	of a frequency scale printed on their front panels.

My army hf set (UK/PRC320) has no display, the frequency is set
to 100Hz via rotary stitches.  Nice, well liked set.  Typically
rugged, but heavy - particularly If I'm carrying the full kit!

Cheers and 73,
Stan Barr G0CLV GQRP-3369 FISTS-667  g0clv at dsl.pipex.com

"Never leave well enough alone." -  Raymond Loewy

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