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Update – Nov. 10, 2019: From Horacio Bouzas Estate (VA6DTX)

  • 29 Oct 2019 4:03 PM
    Message # 8083024
    Patrick Spencer (Administrator)

    Sadly, Horacio passed away from brain cancer last month, leaving a wife and 3 young children.  He founded Snaptekk, which advertised wireless antenna switch controllers in QST and was an avid builder/experimenter.  If you are looking for components, such as connectors, sensors, ESP8266 modules, etc. please feel free to contact me.  I can’t list everything here, but do plan on being at the flea market next spring.  In the meantime, here are some of the larger and more general items for sale:

    1.       Etekcity Lasergrip 1080 Digital Infrared Thermometer – Measures surface temperatures from       -50°C to +550°C  Like New - $20.00
    2.       HT-02D Handheld Thermal Imaging Camera with 4GB Sandisk and carrying case (-20°C to 300°C) – Like New - $100.00 SOLD
    3.       Digital Capacitance Meter A6013L New in box - $20.00 Sale Pending
    4.       TP-Link 8 Port Gigabit Desktop switch - $15.00
    5.       Slingshot (great for Field Day antennas) - $10.00
    6.       HAKKO FR-301 Desoldering Tool – New ones sell for C$400.  Asking $125.00 Sold
    7.       NEW:  Kenwood TH-D74 5W 144/220/430MHz Tri-Band D-Star APRS Digital Handheld radio with charger.  Includes KRS-D74-USB Programming Software/Cable Kenwood TH-D74. (eBay price is $800).  Asking $400.00 SOLD
    8.       Tigertronics Signalink USB interface and cable - $75.00
    9.       Brother P-Touch Label maker – works well - $15.00
    10.   Mirage KP-2 (144-148MHz) Outdoor Box & control box GaAsFET preamps for receiving weak signals.  Two complete units for sale.  $125.00 each.
    11.   Advance Receiver Research SP144VDG 2m preamp.  Two units for sale.  $40.00 each.
    12.   9 Pieces ESD Tweezers toolkit - $10.00 Sold
    13.   High Speed hand drill with wall wart - $30.00
    14.   Liquid Solder Paste Dispenser Model YDL-983A - $75.00
    15.   Fluke 45 Dual Display Multimeter - $50.00 Sold
    16.   VHF Linear Amplifier Model LA144 Tested 5W In 35W Out - $50.00
    17.   Saike SMD Rework Station 852D (incl hot air gun) - $50.00 Sold
    18.   Keithley 2015 THD Audio Analysis  Multimeter - $100.00 Sold
    19.   Weller WX2 Soldering Station with 3 irons, 3 stands, manuals, software.  This is the top of the line professional soldering station, about $2,000.00 new.  Asking $500.00
    20.   Weller printed circuit board holder for soldering - $10.00 Sale Pending
    21.   Siglent 2304X300MHz 4Ch Digital Storage Scope – Mint condition.  Comes with 16-channel logic probe and Siglent 2030A probe.  These list on eBay for C$3,500.  Asking $750.00 Sold
    22.   USB Logic Analyzer LWLA1034 34 Channel Timing State - $20.00
    23.   Antenna – Arrow 3 x 2m and 7 x 0.70 cm - Model 146/437-10 - $60.00
    24.   Antenna - Arrow 4 x 2m and 10 x 0.70 cm - Model 146/437-14 - $75.00 SOLD
    25.   Arrow II Antenna Mounting Bracket Model M/B II – new in box - $20.00
    26.   Antenna - Mobile whip ANLI WH-713 High gain 144/440MHz - $30.00
    27.   Antenna – MFJ-1786 Super HI-Q Magnetic loop RX/TX antenna with controller and tripod – Tested and works 40m thru 15m.  Great for limited space.  MFJ sells these new for $650.  Asking $200.00. SOLD
    28.   Yaesu G-5500 control box and two rotators (elevation and azimuth) for satellite/EME.  Includes two 100’ lengths of cable with connectors ($200+ value) and tripod.  Radio World sells the rotator for $1,200.  Asking $800.00 for all.   
    29.   Eleks Maker X-1 Engraving Machine with optional 5.5W class IV laser – (Works like a 3D printer.)  $250.00
    30.   Electronics hotplate Model Ansai 946C - $60.00
    31.   Bench Drill Press – Max diam.  6mm – 8,500 RPM (Great for drilling PC boards) - $50.00 SOLD
    32.   Cantenna-style  dummy load – new - $20.00
    33.   KP1-8 4-100pF 5kV Vacuum Variable Capacitor with Stepper Motor 17HS13-0404S, optical sensor, and WiFi integrated board (ESP8266) - $90.00

    Contact:  Jerry Spring, VE6TL

                       jspring@telus.net

                      403-999-5670


    Last modified: 11 Nov 2019 4:19 PM | Patrick Spencer (Administrator)
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