[TenTec] In praise of older technology AM transmit with TenTec rigs

Rick - DJ0IP / NJ0IP Rick at DJ0IP.de
Fri Feb 28 04:20:51 EST 2014

   "Close the windows" doesn't always work.

At many of the locations I was working from, salt spray was unavoidable and
my TEN-TEC got a bath.

For Instance, working Field Day from the Isle of Mann in 1992...
here:  http://www.dj0ip.de/my-expeditions/isle-of-mann-1992/ 

And sometimes it was just "Ham Radio On the Rocks", as in Corsica in 1990...
here: http://www.dj0ip.de/my-expeditions/corsica-1990/ 

It's just like many other hobbies;  you're either "in the game" or you're a

When I was younger I raced Sports Cars (SCCA).
On a good weekend I was able to tow my car home myself.
And sometimes my race car left the track on the bed of a wrecker.
But I was in the game!

73 - Rick, DJ0IP
(Nr. Frankfurt am Main)

-----Original Message-----
From: TenTec [mailto:tentec-bounces at contesting.com] On Behalf Of Richards

There is an important lesson here:   
  1)  close the window... and  
  2)  I will be leaving my TT gear at home.

---------------  K8JHR -----------------------

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