Re: SoftRock v7.0 production now scheduled
- Hi Tony,
Is there any posibilities to send it to Jakarta/Indonesia? and how
much does it cost? I would like to buy the build/tested v7.0
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "kb9yig" <raparks@...> wrote:
> Good Morning All,
> Response has been positive about a production run of two hundred
> v7.0 SoftRock kits with kit delivery starting May 8. This is the
> SoftRock version that uses the I7SWX/VK6APH mixer design to convert
> RF signals to I/Q audio output.
> The kit will include the PCB, and all parts on the board but not
> include any of the external wiring such as the stereo audio cable.
> Please see Bill's website,
> http://ewjt.com/kd5tfd/sdr1k-notebook/sr40/sr7/index.html, for a
> view of what the production v7.0 board will look like and his beta
> v7.0 performance measurements. Additionally, Bodo, DJ9CS, has
> posted in the Photos area of this website a PowerSDR screen shot of
> a beta v7.0 SoftRock running with a calibrated input signal.
> Circuit boards will go on order this morning and orders for some of
> the integrated circuits have already been placed. Parts that might
> have delayed kit shipments beyond May 8 were found in stock and have
> been ordered.
> I am trying to determine what crystal frequencies can be included
> with the kit to make the receiver most useful in the 10m IF
> application. Two crystals will be included in the kit, 28.224 MHz
> and a second frequency to be determined in the next few days.
> Feedback on what frequency would be most useful and/or a lead on
> where I could order that crystal would be very helpful.
> Additionally, if there is interest in using the v7.0 on one of the
> higher HF ham bands, I will be able to substitute a crystal for that
> band in place of the 10m crystals.
> PayPal orders may be placed starting today with payment directed to
> my e-mail address, raparks at ctcisp.com (put @ in for the word
> at). The v7.0 kit price will be $18 for US/Canada and $19 for DX
> with kit mailing cost included in the kit price. Payment may also
> be made by check or money order to me at:
> Tony Parks
> 1344 E 750 N
> Springport, IN 47386
> Thanks and 73,
> Tony KB9YIG