[Boatanchors] 6L6 & 6AG7 w/4 switched coils = what?
qrv at kd4e.com
qrv at kd4e.com
Sat Jul 27 11:07:10 EDT 2013
I acquired this not knowing what had been done to it.
I won't use it as-is but may convert it to a 6m DSB transmitter,
perhaps a transceiver, using subminiature tubes, pencil tubes,
and even more fun Space Charge tubes.
> Great job of repurposing by a beginner!
> More power to 'em!
> I've seen MUCH worse.
> Does look like a AT-1 copy. Must admit that the first transmitter I
> built in the 9th grade was a 6AG7 oscillator, 6L6 Buffer/multiplier and
> a pair of 6146B's.
> An AT-1 followed by 200W amplifier basically.I replaced the crystal
> with a HG-10B VFO. Later plate modulated it and then converted it to an
> AB1 amplifier to follow my CE 10A.
> Mostly worked 20 Meters then.
> Bill wa4lav
> Looks like a half hearted Heath AT-1 wannabee. The coils look sorta like
> the AT-1 I think and the AC cord assembly is sloppy.
> Howie WB2AWQ
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Jul 26, 2013, at 7:18 PM, "qrv at kd4e.com" <qrv at kd4e.com> wrote:
>> Someone hacked the innards of a Clegg 99er with
>> a 6L6 and a 6AG7 plus four switched coils, a
>> small air variable cap, power transformer, and
>> misc other components.
>> The faceplate of the rig looks original.
>> Very interesting ... WDYT?
>> Thanks! & 73, KD4E.com
Thanks! & 73, KD4E.com
David Colburn - Nevils, Georgia USA
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