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Reviews Categories | Transmitters: Vintage amateur | World Radio Labs Globe Champion 350 Help


Reviews Summary for World Radio Labs Globe Champion 350
Reviews: 1 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $450
Description: High level modulation 160-10 AM/CW transmitter. Runs 300 W input on AM, 350 W input on CW. Can act as SSB linear amplifier with 400 W PEP input.
Product is not in production.
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N5OP Rating: 5/5 Dec 14, 2011 07:18 Send this review to a friend
Vintage Boat Anchor  Time owned: more than 12 months
An overall great example of both WRL engineering and a mid-high level model of standard 1950's technology. It uses odd tubes in the final -- Amperex AX9909 pentodes -- which are obtainable only at great expense. It's a true boat anchor, weighing in at 110 lbs. This particular unit was purchased by my Dad (W5JHJ - SK) in May of 1959 and is a good example of the type. I used this transmitter as a Novice starting in 1970. The design is straightforward and most of the components are available save for the very specialized band switches, meters and the like.
 


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