Re: [midatlanticretro] Modern Computer Collecting was Re: Kenbak $25,000
- Here's a link, in case you're interested in that simple radio:
73 de Ray
On May 14, 2010, at 12:52 PM, Ray Sills wrote:
> I agree with Bob... sometimes the simpler stuff is more satisfying
> when you get it running! A similar thing is happening in ham radio
> these days. While it's true many hams have super-duper rigs with
> lots of microprocessing on board, there is now a bunch of hams who
> pride themselves in constructing very simply equipment.
> For instance, there was a recent contest that involved what's called
> "minimal arts".. and one guy constructed a transceiver with only 7
> active components! And, he was able to communicate with several
> other stations with that setup.
> The transmitter circuit had a power output of 28 milliwatts.
> 73 de Ray