AF4K's Amateur radio KIT INFORMATION

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The Crystal Swapping Bulletin Board (FREE) - great place to buy and sell radio crystals!

"624 Kits"                    (803) 579-6262 day / 583-1304 eve.
171 Springlake Drive
Spartanburg, SC 29302         (QRP kits & accessories)

Advance Design Labs           (800) 701-8873
3245 N. Courtenay Pkwy. #69   (407) 636-8096
Merritt Island, FL 32926      Morse code modem board & PC CW software

Homebrew Heaven at
Home of L/C Meter IIB and Digital Frequency Display
Links to sites of interest to Engineers, Amateurs and hobbyists
interested in Circuit Design and construction.

Almost All Digital Electronics
1412 Elm St. SE
Auburn, WA 98092

Amazing Products              800-221-1705 - orders only
Box 716                       603-673-6493
Amherst, NH 03031        FAX: 603-672-5406
Web site:
Various electronic kits - mostly not amateur radio!

Antique Audio                 (512) 467-0304
5555 N. Lamar, Bldg. H-105
Austin, TX 78751              Tubes, parts, books, kits

Antique Electronic Supply Co. (602) 820-5411
6221 S. Maple Avenue          FAX: (800) 706-6789
Tempe, AZ 85283               (Tubes, kits, components)

Antique Radio Classified      (508) 371-0512   Write for free sample.
P.O. Box 802 (or is it Box 2?) Magazine. You'll find almost ANYTHING
Carlisle, MA 01741             for older radios, kits, tubes etc.

Auskits                       Phone number needed
Amblecote Crescent
Mulgrave, VIC 3170
Australia                     Amateur, QRP kits etc.

Dave Benson, NN1G
80 East Robbins Avenue
Newington, CT 06111           QRP transceiver kits for about $50

Byers Chassis Kits            (717) 292-4901
Charles Byers, K3IWK
5120 Harmony Grove Rd.
Dover, PA 17315               (Chassis & cabinet kits. s.a.s.e. please)

C & A Electronic              (52) 42-867 or (52) 42-537
SV1AYI, Simeon Krizias
PO Box 25070
Athens, 10026 Greece          53 page catalog. Radio & audio kits etc.

C & S sales inc              (800) 292-7711
1245 Rosewood ave         Tools, Parts,
Deerfield Il 60015           Test gear, kits, $35 rcvr for 2m/6m etc.

CIRKIT Company
Address needed
England                       They sell RF stuff, including MCL DBMs, 
                              and lots of kits. Catalogue available!
email address:
Thanks (Leon Heller, G1HSM, Email:

Randy Cole                    Phone number needed
3235 Cole Ave. #75
Dallas, TX  75204             DSP Kits. Develop your own algorithms

Columbus QRP Club            Phone number needed
c/o Steve, K8IDN
Address needed               MRX-40 (mini 40m receiver kit)
Columbus, OH ZIPZIP
Info available at web site:  
Info source: Len, W8VQ                                                         

Communication Concepts Inc.   (513) 426-8600 or (513) 220-9677
508 Millstone Drive           (513) 429-3811 = FAX
Xenia, OH 45385               (HF linear amp kits etc.)

CQ RADIO KITS                 (416) 775-9119
Box 1546
Bradford, ONTARIO
Canada  L3Z 2B8               QRP xcvrs, rcvrs, keys etc.

Crystal Set Society           Phone number needed
PO Box 3026
St. Louis MO 63130

Cubex Quad Antenna Co.        (714) 577-9009
2761 Saturn Street            FAX:  577-9124
"E" Brea, CA 92621            Antenna kits and supplies

Cy-ance Kit,                  (501) 839-8293
14786 Slate Gap Road
West Fork, AR 72774           80 different kits

Dan's Small Parts And Kits
1935 S. 3rd W. #1
Missoula MT 59801
1-406-543-2872  SASE for a current list of parts.  RF parts,

"Dan's address is Box 3634 Missoula, Montana
59806-3634"  Phone/fax 1-406-258-2782.
(Per Preston, WJ2V)  -  Anyone know which is right?

Dan's Small Parts and Kits is now offering the 
new  Centennial 80 Meter SSB Kit.
(NOT for beginners!)

Digitrex Electronics          Need phone number
1005 Bloomer Road
Rochester, MI 48063           VHF, QRP, Amateur kits

Misc kits including...  DDS Based DigiVFO, Pasokon SSTV,
PRC47 LSB Kit, CheapSkate interface RTTY, CW, AMTOR, software etc.
Call for details. Voice 612-492-3913

D.R.Computer products / Dave Reid   Need phone number!
Mailing address needed.
radio related kits is now available on the WWW.
Iambic Keyer on a 1 inch PCB. Morse tutor on 1 inch PCB etc.
packet G0BZF @ GB7DEO (not for business)

DWM Communications            No phone number listed
P.O. Box 325-H
Hanover, MI 49241             QRP transmitter kits

(Are these the same company?)

DWM Enterprises               (No number listed)
1709 N. West Avenue #103
Jackson, MI 49202             (Mobile SW converter & simple QRP plans)

Edlie Electronics Inc.        (516) 735-3330
2700 Hempstead Tpk.
Levittown, NY 11756           Parts, kits, surplus

Eisch Electronics          Phone number needed
Address needed
Germany              23 cm Transverter kits (28 or 144 MHz I.F.)
Info source = Erik Finskas G/OH2LAK
Email    or

Electrogadgets Inc.
P.O. Box 2065
Morris Township, NJ 07962     Digital voice recorder kits $20.00

Electronic Goldmine           (602) 451-7454
P.O. Box 5408
Scottsdale, AZ 85261          Kits, parts etc.

Electronic Materials & Computers (602) 247-6167
(plus Maryvale Engineering Co.)  FAX = (602) 247-4451
P.O. Box 23786                   New and surplus computer hardware
Phoenix, AZ 85063                New and surplus electronic components
John Schuch                      Kits, Grab-bags, Tools, Power supplies
E-mail to:

Electronic Parts Company        Phone: (505) 293-6161
2620 Rhode Island NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Parts & Electronic Kits including DATAK Ham Radio Kits

Electronic Rainbow            317-291-7262  / -7269 = FAX
6254 LaPas Trail              888-291-7262 
Indianapolis, IN 46268        Various electronics kits  

Emtech                        (360) 415-0804
Roy Gregson, W6EMT
3641A Preble Street           See QST ads - 80, 40, 30, 20m
Bremerton, WA 98312           5 watt transceiver kit with QSK for $130.00 

Esconor Co.                   (33) 03 80 96 91 50
Z.I., F21150              Fax (33) 03 80 96 15 75
Venarey Les Laumes            Multiband HF transceiver kit.
France                        Model is the "Galene DK"
Info source:  Jon Iza, EA2SN 

Carl Gelormini, WB1EYE        (617) 784-0847
Vintage Radio Kit & Components Co.
427 N. Main Street
Sharon, MA 02067              Vintage style kits: 5 watt QRP XMTR & RCVR kits

Grand Inc.           (604) 534-9993
P. O Box 2230        Add-on Digital Dials
Blaine WA 98231      Grand system digital automatic 
                     calculation display

 Sheldon Hands                 Phone number needed
Address needed
Wales                         Various great little QRP kits for HF and VHF
See Web Site:

Halted Specialties Co.        (408) 732-1573   (800) 4-HALTED        SUBSCRIBE HSCmail 
3500 Ryder St.                (408) 732-6428 (FAX) Monthly specials
Santa Clara, CA 95051         Oak Hills Research kits & other kits.

Hamtronics, Inc.              (716) 392-9430  /  - 9420 = FAX
65 Moul Road                  10m, 6m, 4m, 2m, 220
Hilton, NY 14468-9535         Receiver kits, receivers, converters

HANDS ELECTRONICS             Phone number needed
United Kingdom                Very good amateur radio kits
A fine DDS VFO is Offered by HANDS Electronics,
Tegryn, Llanfyrnach, Pembrokeshire  SA35 0BL   
Telephone 01239 698427 e-mail 
also  Hands offers a complete line
of Quality QRP Transceiver Kits. Such as the GQ2000 Multiband CW
Transceiver as seen in SPRAT.

Harbach Electronics           Phone number needed
2318 S. Country Club Road     Parts & kits to restore & modify Heath
Melbourne, FL 32901           SB-200 and SB-220 linear amplifiers etc.

High Tech Antenna Co.         810-750-1217
Larry R. Riley
Radio N8MIS
Address needed
Screwdriver antenna kits for HF mobile antennas

C.M.Howes Communications,
Daventry, Northants. NN11 3PT
Telephone and Fax
UK: 01327 260178 
International:  +44 1327 260178
Receivers, QRP Transmitters etc. kits

HSC Electronic Supply (Halted Specialties Co.)  
Dave Joseph, WA6BOY Manager   (800) 442-5833 orders
3500 Ryder Street             (408) 732-1573  PIXIE 2 QRP kits & parts.
Santa Clara, CA 95051         Surplus (new) electronics including variable
---------------------         capacitors! New and used test equipment.
Min order $10 ($2 handling charge under $20), plus UPS

JAB Electronic Components,    Telephone 021-366-6928
The Industrial Estate,
1180 Aldridge Road,
Great Barr, Birmingham,       Parts and kits for amateur radio
England B44 8PB.              Including Epiphyte QRP rig etc.

Jade Products Inc.            (603) 329-6995  / (800) JADE-PRO
P.O. Box 368                  (800) 523-3776
East Hampstead, NH 03826      Keyers, J-pole ant. kits 6m, 2m, 220

Jay-tronics Co.               Phone: 815-965-8786
128 No. Rockton Ave.
Rockford, IL 61103
Stocking DATAK Ham radio kits.

Julius Jones                  (914) 889-4933
19 Vanessa Lane               Audio equalizer for microphones
Staatsburg, NY 12580          Kit $100.00 or   Assembled $130.00
Works with 8-pin mics like Yaesu, Icom and Kenwood radios.

Kanga US                      (419) 423-5643 / 423-4604
Bill Kelsey, N8ET
3521 Spring Lake Drive        Biggest & best catalog of QRP kits!
Findlay, OH 45840             QRP kits, projects etc.

Kanga Products UK             44  (0) 1303 891106
Dick Pascoe G0BPS/G0ROO 
Seaview House, 
Crete Road East
Folkestone. Kent. CT18 7EG
England                       UK's leading supplier of QRP kits.    

KD4YBC                        No phone number given
197 Chickasaw Lane
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577        HF linear amplifier kits, 14V DC

KE4OCO                        (770) 428-7257
Address needed                2 meter amplifier kits & assembled 10-30W

Kelvin Electronics            (800) 645-9212  /  (516) 349-7620
10 Hub drive                  FAX: (516) 349-7830
Melville, NY 11747            Catalog $3.00
Kits & supplies for schools. Parts, tools, robotics $20 min.

LDG Electronics               (410) 586-2177
1445 Parran Rd.          FAX: (410) 5868475
St. Leonard, MD 20685         Automatic antenna tuners for QRP & QRO     QRP & QRO Packet modem. 
E-mail:         All supplied as a kit or assembled

LMW Electronics
Address needed
  • LMW specialise in UHF and microwave equipment, kits and components. Includes a virtual catalogue

    Lake Electronics (44) 0602-382509 (Alan G4DVW) 7 Middleton Close Nuthall Nottingham NG16 1BX England QRP kits, receivers, accessories etc. LAKE ELECTRONICS Telephone/FAX (44) 0115 9382509 E-Mail (1) E-Mail (2) Lectrokit No telephone [FAST response!] 401 W. Bogart Rd. Sandusky, OH 44870 (QRP Transceiver kits, P.C. boards etc.) Lightning Bolt Antennas (412) 530-7396 RD 2, Rt 19 FAX: (412) 530-6796 Volant, PA 16156 Quad & single loop antenna kits Dan Magro W7RF (310) 478-4987 2668 Butler Ave. Office (310) 821-5244 Los Angeles, CA 90064 A number of Ramsey Kits for sale at 25% off list prices! We can accept checks/cash Maplin Electronics Ltd. 011-44-702-554161 / 556001 Tech P.O. Box 3 FAX: 011-44-702-553935 Rayleigh, Essex Catalog L5.50 or L10.65 air England SS6 8LR Ham radios, variable caps, parts & kits Mercury Systems (609) 596-3304 15 Lakeside Dr. Marlton, NJ 08053 ARRL kits. Milestone Technologies (303)752-3382 / (800) 238-8205 3140 S. Peoria St. Unit K-156 Aurora, CO 80014 WB9KZY "Island" Memory Keyer Kit E-mail: Minute-Man Electronics Phone: 530-271-0400 16424 Bristow Ct. Grass Valley, CA 95949 Electronic Parts & Kits including DATAK Ham Radio Kits Netmake Kits Address needed We sell kits and have projects, trying to be more into microwave. We are adding more schematics and are planning on having some "home brew" projects (project plans & schematics for free via the web) and free tech lessons online. Electronic Kits, Educational Projects, Microcontrollers, Microwave Radio, Robotics and Low Cost Test Equipment. E-mail: NOR-CAL QRP Club (916) 487-3580 c/o WA6GER @ KM6PX 3241 Eastwood Rd., QRPp magazine, NOR-CAL40, Sierra kit Sacramento, CA 95821 Other nifty QRP kits & projects Norcon Engineering (919) 791-7600 P.O. Box 4042 Wilmington, NC 28406 Touchtone DTMF decoder kits etc. North Country Radio (518) 854-9280 PO Box 53, Wykagyl Station, New Rochelle, NY 10804-0053 ATV kits. Oatley ELectronics No phone number given 5 Landsdowne Parade Oatley, Sydney, New South Wales 2223 Australia Kits, parts, etc. OCEAN STATE ELECTRONICS (401) 596-3080 PO Box 1458 401-596-3590 (FAX) 6 INDUSTRIAL DRIVE 800-866-6626 (ORDER) WESTERLY, RI 02891 Parts, kits etc. catalog PALLETT ELECTRONICS (Phone number needed) 38 Hayley Bell Gardens, Bishops Stortford, Herts, CM23 3HB ENGLAND QRP kit - G3VML QRP CW TRANSCEIVER Commercial grade printed circuit boards now available to build the single band version, of the transceiver published in RadCom October 1995. For further details send an SAE. (That is an SASE for the USA folks!) Palomar Engineers (619) 747-3343 / Fax (619) 747-3346 Box 462222 Add-on digital DIALS Escondido CA 92046 PD-700 $199.95 + $6 S/H US Pan-Com International (No phone listed) Box 130 Paradise, CA 95967 Send $1 for catalog of 350 kits etc. Paul's Electronics Phone: 305-653-7488 475 N.E. 167th Street North Miami Beach, FL 33162 Stocking DATAK ham kits and other products Penntek Electronics (717) 248-2507 14 Peace Dr. Boards, kits etc. including Lewistown, PA 17044 The Neophyte Receiver, QST Feb 1988 Puff Distribution (818) 395-2251 MS 136-03 FAX: (818) 395-2137 California Institute of Technology 300 and 500 watt HF Class "E" Amplifier Pasadena, CA 91125 Kit for only $50 in the U.S. $60 elsewhere! See QST for May and June 1997 Web Page:

    QRP world's List of Kit Suppliers

    Radio Adventures (508) 485-7006 32 Queens View Road Receivers kits, portable 12V power packs. Marlboro, MA 01752 Web Site: Radio Devices (508) 480-0502 / (800) 484-7040 (Bob Levine KD1GG) Gel Cells, antennas, O.H.R. QRP kits, 32 Queens View Road Hamcall CD-ROMs, Ramsey kits etc Marlboro, MA 01752 checks/MO only, no credit cards. E-mail: Radio Dev on World Wide Web Radiokit (603) 635-2235 FAX: (603) 635-2943 P.O. Box 973 Xcvr kits, CW, SSB. Repairs, mods. 169 Jeremy Hill Road RF components, variable caps, coils Pelham, NH 03076 transformers, $1 catalog Ramsey Electronics (716) 924-4560 793 Canning Parkway FAX: (716) 924-4555 Victor, NY 14564 (RCVR & QRP transmitter, keyer kits etc.) Web Page: Ryan Communications (412) 368-3859 BOX 111E Camelot Road (QRP CW transmitter, ready made,) Portersville, PA 16051 (and transmitter kits, crystals) S & S Engineering (301) 416-0661 14102 Brown Road Complete QRP transceiver kits Smithsburg, MD 21783 DDS VFOs & Add-on DIGITAL DIALS Kit $69.96 Kit w/case $99.95 Assembled w/case $139.95 S&H $6.00 Web Page: SCS No phone number given P.O. Box 680 New Hartford, CT 06057 Morse keyboard kits John Shaffer, W3SST (717) 764-4805 2596 Church Road Distributor for York, PA 17404 PC Boards made by Herd Electronics E-mail: W/Instructions for building a WIDE Variety of amateur gear, transverters, amps, QRP items, test gear, slow scan TV etc. Bob, N2EDF 973-729-2600 Robert C. Shelton, Jr. 9 Lakeview Ave P. O. Box 607 Tube QRP 2-band xmtr kit 40m & 80m Andover, NJ 07821 50C5 Xtal Xmtr, breadboard style $39 Includes 3700 kHz crystal. E-mail: Dick Smith Electronics (YES!!) (800) 872-1373 or (317) 888-7265 c/o American Electronics Walk-in store only! 164 Southpark Blvd. Non-ham kits. Not much help! P.O. Box 301 or P.O. Box 468 (according to ARRL!) Greenwood, IN 46142 Kits, parts etc. Sound Values 614 279-2383 185 N. Yale Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43222 low-cost tube amp and preamp kits. Spi-ro Manufacturing Inc. (800) 728-7594 orders P.O. Box 5500 (813) 646-7925 brochures etc. Lakeland, FL 33807 RFI & TVI solutions, ferrite kits Pat Bunn Amp parts etc. catalog 171 Springlake Drive Tubes & tubetype amps. Spartanburg, SC 29302 Guitar amplifier kits etc. SunLight Energy Systems (216) 832-3114 2225 Mayflower NW Inexpensive QRP charger and keyer kits. Massillon, OH 44647 Jim Tanner 1301 West Beltline Rd. Ste 105 Carrollton, TX 75006 Gel cells, parts, kits, receivers, amps T.A.P.R. Inc. (817) 383-0000 FAX: (817) 566-2544 8987-309 E. TANQUE VERDE Rd. # 337 Tucson, AZ 85749 TNC kits for packet radio etc. Techsonic (610) 834-1978 1642 Butler Pike, Suite 127B Conshohocken, PA 19428 QRP / QRPp transmitter kits 40,30,20m Tejas RF Technology (Bill) (713) 879-9300 try (713) 772-6739 eves. 9215 Rowan Lane FAX: (713) 879-9494 Catalog SASE or $1.00 Houston TX 77036 Tejas Backpacker-II QRP kits RF power transistors, boards, chargers Ten-Tec (615) 453-7172 (800) 833-7373 1185 Dolly Parton Parkway FAX = (615) 428-4483 Sevierville, TN 37862 Great kits, XCVRS, 6m xvertr, accessories etc. Internet: Eric Guinn or Gary Barber $15.00 min Townsend Electronics Inc. (219) 594-3661 (800) 944-3661 Jim Townsend Possibly out of business ** Box 415 FAX = (219) 594-5580 Pierceton, IN 46562 (Howes HF Kits from England) ** (update info source: Rich W0HEP Colorado QRP Club) Transtronics Kits Various types from toys to radio gear Website has some good kit-building tips too. Truscott's Electronic World (03) 723 3344 Division of Shredall Pty.Ltd FAX: (03) 725 9443 30 Lacey Street Croydon, Victoria, 3136 Australia Amateur radio kits, advanced Unicorn Electronics (800) 221-9454 / (607) 798-0260 1 Valley Plaza FAX: (607) 798-1453 Johnson City, NY 13790 Electronic parts & kits. Free catalog There is a Velleman Tube Audio Amplifier kit available. It is a power amp using 8 EL34 tubes. The power is 100W per channel. The sound should be good, according to Glass Audio. Look at their webpage for the review. W1FB Box 250 Luther, MI 49656 QRP CW transmitter kits Walker Electronics Supply Company Phone 800-824-9064 3347 Columbia St. NE Albuquerque, NM 87107 E-mail: WebPage: Electronic Kits including DATAK Ham Radio Kits Bruce Williams, WA6IVC Route 1, Box 156c Superior quality Smithville, TX 78957 HF kits, QRP etc. S.A.S.E. for catalog Wilderness Radio 415-494-3806 Bob Dyer P.O. Box 734 Los Altos, California 94023-0734 SST-20, NorCal 40A and Sierra CW transceiver kits Willy's Electronics Phone: 619-477-2119 1636 D Avenue National City, CA 91950 Electronic parts & kits including DATAK Ham Radio kits. Mr. Ian Wye, G0OKY The G4OPE Direct Digital Synthesiser Kit. New House Hook Road, Amcotts, Nr. Scunthorpe. DN17 4AZ ENGLAND. <><><><> (by Mick Hodges, G4OPE) 40 Ennersdale Rd. Coleshill, Birmingham. B46 1EP ENGLAND. Xandi Electronics (800) 336-7389 P.O. Box 25647 Tempe, AZ 85285 Kits, parts etc. * For suppliers of printed circuit boards for various projects, see PARTSUPP.TXT or .htm ========================================================= Please send updates, additions and corrections to Bry, AF4K by E-mail - see below: Thanks! YOU MAY PRESS [BACK] TO RETURN TO THE PREVIOUS PAGE!

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