Category Archives: Hardware

Digital Modem from BG5ROJ… R.I.P.

UPDATE 2018.05.13 – FYI, I no longer support the BG5ROJ modem. Please, contact the manufacturer directly. Thanks for your understanding.   Hi ! I received a lot of questions related to this modem, but I would like to inform all … Continue reading

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Using RUMlogNG for iOS with an Elecraft KX2 over Bluetooth [Part 2]

Hi everyone! It is not a surprise for people who knows me well, I am an addicted fan of all Apple products. I am also the kind of guy who is always searching for a way to get more of his gears and enhance the overall experience; especially for my iPad Pro! My project is […]

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Using RUMlogNG for iOS with an Elecraft KX2 over Bluetooth [Part 1]

Hi everyone! It is not a surprise for people who knows me well, I am an addicted fan of all Apple products. I am also the kind of guy who is always searching for a way to get more of … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Elecraft KX2 heatsink from ProAudioEngineering

Elecraft KX2 heatsink from ProAudioEngineering I finally found some spare time to install the heat sink. As for my previous side panels from Scott, I was already aware on how to disconnect the BNC connector easily. Here a few pictures … Continue reading

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New! Amplified AlexMic from PY1AHD for the Elecraft KX2 and KX3

New! Amplified AlexMic from PY1AHD for the Elecraft KX2 and KX3 Alex PY1AHD showed me yesterday at the FDIM his new product for 2017, the amplified speaker microphone for the Elecraft KX2 and KX3. Of course, Alex kept one for … Continue reading

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Elecraft KX2 heatsink from ProAudioEngineering

Elecraft KX2 heatsink from ProAudioEngineering Hi guys, I finally put my hands on the new heatsink for the Elecraft KX2 from ProAudioEngineering… I am a big fan of their products. Again, it is a nice product well manufactured. When adding … Continue reading

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Digital Modem from BG5ROJ: New firmware 1.04b available

UPDATE 2018.05.13 – FYI, I no longer support the BG5ROJ modem. Please, contact the manufacturer directly. Thanks for your understanding.   A new firmware is now available for the Digital Modem from the BG5ROJ group : version 1.04b. You can … Continue reading

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Elecraft KPA1500 solid state amplifier Q & A

Hi guys, to take a look at all specifications, you can check the following link :  http://www.elecraft.com/KPA1500/KPA1500%20FAQ%20rev%20A1b.pdf More information at the link http://www.elecraft.com/KPA1500/KPA1500.htm Have fun and stay tuned! Best 73, Jeff | VA2SS

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Elecraft KPA1500 1.5Kw solid state amplifier

We’re pleased to announce our KPA1500 solid-state amplifier, covering 160 to 6 meters. Max power output is 1500 Watts. Other important features include: Small RF deck fits on nearly any desktop (~4.5 x 13 x 11.5”, HWD); weighs only ~22 … Continue reading

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Portable mini paddle for the Elecraft KX line as a kit!

I discovered a few weeks ago, when I was reading the Elecraft usergroup, an intriguing CW paddle kit from QRPGUYS.com at a very cheap price of 25$ USD plus shipping. I decided to order one, at this price, not much to … Continue reading

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