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posted Dec 21, 2014, 1:42 PM by News Team   [ updated Dec 21, 2014, 1:42 PM by Bob Bristow ]

Amateur Radio Helpline for 14th December 2014.

To include items in the weekly broadcast, please get them to me before 10PM THURSDAY for the following Sunday Broadcast in font and layout that is easy to read and for inclusion in this e-mail. It would save me hours of editing.

Nothing fancy, just normal text please. Thanks.

This is a weekly broadcast of Pre-loved Equipment for Radio Amateurs, shortwave Listeners and Electronic Enthusiasts and members seeking assistance...




Caveat Emptor; Latin for "let the buyer beware."   (spelled correctly this week)

A doctrine that places on buyers the burden to reasonably examine property before purchase and take responsibility for its condition and ownership. Stolen Gear » 20141027 - Hills Amateur Radio Group, Lesmurdie, WA


Looking for a good HF 3 - 5 element Yagi plus rotator and possible a
wind up mast.  Also looking for old HF Liniers that I can rob parts out
of for a project using a couple of  4CX 800B's I have.
Thanks Richard VK6FR Phone is 0411706338



New condition Yaesu FT897-D. Multi-mode 100 Watt Transceiver. Current model with full DSP, CAT and Packet cables, fitted with optional 500 Hz CW filter, includes a LDG FT meter, handbooks and all documentation.
Happy to demonstrate to prospective new owner.
Asking price $950 (dB).

Call anytime on 9275 3348 or email to

Alan, VK6PG.

Alan Gibbs, VK6PG/G3PHG.(RSARS 0843)

RSARS QSL Sub-Manager & Co-ordinator VK/ZL

223 Crimea Street



Telephone: (+61) 8 9275 3348




For Sale Icom IC-718 HF transceiver fitted with the Digital Signal Processing
Board, in excellent condition, asking 450 dB, call Martin VK6ZMS on 0401 482 206 or



Item 1.    MOTEK V-BOX II SATELLITE DISH POSITIONER Supports DISEQC 1.2 Commands. (for "C" Band)

Item 2.    Southern Cross 24 Inch Linear Actuator.

Price for both items $100.00.

Contact Veronica on Phone 9 731 2780 or


The items in my previous email yesterday are from Mike O'Rourke (VK6WS) deceased estate and are brand new, still in boxes I understand from Mike's XYL.

I can also be contacted if anyone wants further information about the 2 items.

Thank you very much Roy, I and my XYL Loris wish you and Jane all the very best wishes for a Merry Christmas and New year and may it be a SAFER one for you hi.


 Tony de VK6ATI.


Tony Argentino,

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I have a Yaesu FT101E which receives but does not transmit. 

It is complete with original box, leads, service manual, microphone.

Free to anyone who would like to pick it up.

I also have a TRIO 100 MHz scope MD85. 

With probes in as new condition.  Hardly used. $150.

Please contact Valendar Turner  08 9386 3978  or 0422 913 541

Thanks VFT



hy-gain th3-mk4 3 element tri band yagi in exc cond comes with complete set (12) new unopened traps.Also comes with boxes,manual and all hardware.

$350.Pick up kwinana.Grant vk6ngs 0404 330 523



I have an Icom, 706mk2g id like you to advertise on helpline please.  

Its in good condition, with the original manual, power leads and the optional remote face kit. 

Prefer to swap for Yaesu Ft847 Earth Station with cash diff

Or sell 750 db 

Contact via email please Chris

Thanks mate 73 Chris Vk6fcbg


have the following units for sale and others 
2 x 6m+ Galvanized water pipe $35 each or $60 for both

DSE 25 Amp 13.8V variable Linear Power supply $150 each
22amp 13.8 variable linear power supply $125
GME 13.8v 4 amp linear power supply $40
Motorola 12 Amp 13.8v linear Power Supply $40
RF 13.8v 5 amp linear power supply $40
Yaesu FT-1802 $200
Yaesu FT-7800 $325
Uniden bearcat hand held 100ch scanner  UBC120xlt with power supply charger in good condition $100 ONO
Philips PMR800 programmed for 70cm $35 (works ok)
2 x Quansheng 70cm hand held radio with 2 extra batteries and hand
microphone and chargers (batteries maybe need replacement) $60 for both
Revex SWR power meter W502 1.8 ~60Mhz has a broken switch handle else works ok. $50
Uniden UH-088 40Ch UHF CB $150
victor vc3165 $100 Frequency counter
super tomcat MKII AM/SSB 40 channel CB $70
CB SWR meter $15
12dB short UHF CB station antenna $70
discone antenna $70
50 heavy duty egg insulators $100

Please Email Moussa :
Also advertised on


If you have items for Sale or you may be seeking equipment or information please contact me and I will do my best to assist you.

Please have any item or request in to me BEFORE 10PM Thursday for the next W.I.A. broadcast. E-mail

73 Roy & Jane VK6XV