Midwest Classic AM Net (3885 Khz)

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Posted By: Uncle Brad (UncleBrad)

  • The net is dedicated to AM and vintage vacuum tube radio gear. If you need parts or expertise, there will probably be someone on the net who can assist you. If your gear is working, just stop by to say hello! You will meet a friendly and helpful group.
  • The pre-net starts on 3.885 MHz at 6:45 CDT every Saturday morning & the net starts at 7:30 CDT. The net control station can vary from week to week.
  • W9WRL conducts pre-net festivities. Dave keeps the rotation in order for those stations who like to check in early. Please listen and do not transmit until he calls for new check-ins. There are two rounds of check-ins The first is at 6:30 and the second at 6:45. Please check-in when asked.

   Excellent resource for all kind of restoration parts, including glass, grille cloth, hardware, labels and decals, speakers, transformers and much more....  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  02/08/2018 
   The montly International Publication For Buyers And Sellers Of Old Radios And Related Items.  Back issues, books and other products are available online....  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  02/07/2018 
   I can honestly say that our old ARIES infrastructure was in shambles.  Mark, N9GDR, has for years now has driven much-needed authority, professionalism and technology into our severe weather reporting.  I first met Mark around 1974, when he was a Novice, and I swapped him something for an Ameco AC-1.Central Indiana Skywarn Net linked repeater systemIndianapolis146.970MHz -600kH...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  01/26/2018 
   Danny,  W9DWS, made his tower site available for our MCRN get-together on Sep 10, 2016. There was a morning rain that might have kept a few net members from making the trip. He has one of the biggest towers around with a ham shack in the tower. It is 231 feet tall including the antennas. It is a former AT&T relay tower located at LaPorte, IN.  Danny is checks in to the Midwest C...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  12/09/2017 
   I was given this photo of Si & Ezra by my Grandmother, Thelma Stone - the sister of noted CBS author and announcer Fielden Farrington.  Grandma thought that Si & Ezra were inspired by Lum & Abner, but since this dates back to 1925, it may be the other way around.  This photo was given to Fielden while he was starting his radio career at WBOW in Terre Haute, Indiana in th...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  12/07/2017 
   3890 AM Texoma Traders NetThis net meets on 3890 kHz every Saturday morning at 0700 Central (early check-in beginning at 0630) to encourage the use of AM operation. We offer a great opportunity for you to buy, sell, and trade vintage gear. We have operators in over a 5 state area operating everything from vintage gear, solid-state, converted military and vintage AM broadcast transmitters. Please j...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  08/19/2017 
   Building, Preserving and OperatingVintage Single Sideband Amateur Radio EquipmentVintage Sideband Net participants recognize the importance of preserving the names and accomplishments of the many pioneers of Amateur Radio manufacturing. We keep the flame burning by offering information regarding communications equipment produced by those great organizations. We maintain classic transmitting and re...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  06/03/2017 
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  06/03/2017 
   N3ZI provids a number of solutions for adapting your vintage receiver or transceiver for digital VFOs. Hammarlund, Swan, Heathkit, Drake, Galaxy and more!I have been using the ESP DDS that is part of the N3ZI design and Ron Hankens puts it in a nice box and interface for most older rigs. It has about 1 V P/P output and it will drive most rigs, Drake series including TR-7's, Swan, etc only sin...  READ MORE
- Uncle Brad (UncleBrad),  06/03/2017 

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