- Hi everyone,
I ran across an article in an EE pub this weekend that included several
links to sites that discuss building radios not from electronic parts from
the junk box, but from just plain junk (for the most part).
The links include the building of radios by POW's. Some of this is pretty
fascinating and exhibits the resilience of spirit and ingenuity of our
This is story about building a ham transmitter (CW, QRP) using only one
commercial component, a vintage (1928) tube:
This one is a how-to about building "foxhole" radios:
Finally, this link is to a story about a Lt. Col. that built a radio
reciever while in a WWII POW camp in the Pacific:
I hope you find these interesting!
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Steve Whitcomb, kc8drm
(413) 653-5259 Fax/VM
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