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20141228 - AR Helpline - vk6xv

posted Dec 25, 2014, 11:33 PM by News Team   [ updated Dec 25, 2014, 11:33 PM by Bob Bristow ]

Amateur Radio Helpline for 28th 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."    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


There are two in good condition and one a boat anchor  the

Icom IC 725 comes with a book and is in good going condition .
Kenwood TS 130 has no book but is in excellent condition ,

both will stand any test. 

Kenwood TS 820 has a burned power transformer but someone may think it is worth fixing .   Prices .  both the Kenwood TS 130
and the IC 725 I would like $250 each or near offer

The Kenwood TS 820 is a reasonable offer only , it is complete . These sets come from deceased vk6be  Phil Wait,  Boyup Brook. and myself.  These sets can be seen and
tested at the home of   Ron Booth. 7 Austin St Eaton . WA.  or phone
08 97251498.  or Mob 0408 251 498  .  Thanks Roy and best wishes for  Xmas and
New Year to you and family .  Kind Regards  Ron, VK6ARE.


Hi Roy hope you are well and staying safe ? It appears that this time of year well you know

I have a
TV Analyst from B&K Manufacturing model 1076 complete with instruction manual free to a good home 

A Kyoritsa Vacuum Tube Voltmeter Model K-116 free to a good home

2X Phillips 825 for parts Free to a good home

And iam looking
for a Mic and Head for a Icom IC U400 if someone has one out or even to get a try of to establish if the unit i have is working

I may have more as i clean up thanks for you hard work and keep it up

Merry xmas to you and your family

Kind Regards
Ron   VK6kHz

Phone 08 9417 1699    or

Merry xmas  and a good new year
keep up the good work 73



I have the following units for sale and others 

2 X 6m galvanized Poles good for antennas mast

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 X heavy duty egg insulators $100 the lot

Please Email Moussa :
Also advertised on

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------FOR SALE

I have for sale on behalf of a friend a Codan 9390 in mint condition. It has free tune and Upper/LSB and has been fully serviced. 

Asking $1400ono

Contact me at or 0434 954 256 w/days

Neil Beeson




I have two items for giveaway.

2m Vertical antenna - Cushcraft  Ringo Ranger - workable condition; just taken down.

70 cm Vertical antenna - Cushcraft Ringo Ranger - workable condition; just taken down. Plenty of info on the internet.

email or 0413592488 / 94489614  Carine area.

Seasons Greetings Regards Frank Dawes-Smith


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 for the pair.

Contact Veronica on Phone 08 9731 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.
Tony Argentino,



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