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posted Nov 29, 2015, 3:04 PM by News Team   [ updated Nov 29, 2015, 3:04 PM by Bob Bristow ]

Amateur Radio Helpline for 29th  November  2015 .

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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



Screwdriver style mobile antenna that is rated to handle 400 watts, in good working condition. Contact Mark VK6BSA on 0408 688 903 or email

73’s, Mark Bateup
Technical Officer Building Maintenance
City of Wanneroo

T   :   08 9405 5218   M  :   0427 580 014
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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------WANTED – MAINS TRANSFORMER FOR HOMEBREWING A VALVE CW TRANSMITTER

 I am looking for a mains transformer with a 500V to 600V secondary that is centre tapped (so I can get both 250V+ and 500V+ supplies to feed the low power stages of the transmitter and the power amplifier) plus a 6.3V heater winding capable of at least 2.5A.  Used but in good condition is fine.  Please contact me by email at: Thank you. Vy 73 Steve, VK6VZ


Hi Roy,

            For sale from estate of Rex vk6arw

                Ameritron ALS 600S   legal limit no tune solid state amplifier

                with remote module ARB 704 & all cables including interface cables

                to suit Kenwood & Yaesu transceivers.

                 contact Neville  VK6 JDW on 97970111 or mob 0439197450

                                  $1550 ono.

                                     many thanks Roy you do a great job





I am wanting to sell a couple of Yaesu VX6R handheld radios, they are as new in boxes (I bought them to use for satellites but ended up using another rig).


Price Im after is 220DB each.


Anyone interested can contact me on my email :


Cheers, 73


Simon VK6MSC

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

Kenwood TS 130se transceiver with matching power supply and matching extension speaker $350

Kenwood Station Monitor SM -220  asking   $100.00

Ex CB transceiver converted to 10 Meters    $100.00

Uniden truck tracker 111 scanner                  $130.00

MFJ- 259 HF/VHF SWR Analyzer 1.8- 170 MHZ  $ 195.00

6 Meter fm transceiver               $ 20.00

Geoff Hampton vk6zy   0414919141    



Kenwood Speaker SP 31 

Please Call Gus VK6WB on 0407 030 592  email







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