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Reviews Summary for The Finger Dimple
The Finger Dimple Reviews: 34 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $$6 for two
Description: A simple, inexpensive, and effective add-on for rigs with VFO knobs lacking a 'spinner' dimple
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KC0W Rating: 5/5 Mar 30, 2013 08:30 Send this review to a friend
Good  Time owned: more than 12 months
Finger Dimple's are now being sold by Elecraft. You no longer receive two of them, you just get one. After shipping it will cost right around $8 - $9.

Purchased one an a TS-850 many years ago. I just ordered some more recently for my K3's. I'm using external VFO's (Griffin Technology's)for my K3's and 'da Dimple makes spinning the external table mounted VFO quite enjoyable.

The product is not rocket science, it's simply a piece of plastic with adhesive on the back. Not much can go wrong.

If you have any questions regarding setting up external VFO's for your K3, email me.


N1EZH Rating: 5/5 Feb 25, 2013 17:32 Send this review to a friend
Simple and works great!  Time owned: more than 12 months
I purchased 2 of these for my Kenwood TS-140S & TS-680S respectively a few years ago. What a Simple and Great little device! I used to have to grab the edge of the Tuner Knob and Spin them forever to get to a frequency! With the Finger Dimple it makes it so much easier! Highly recommend it if your Rig's Tuning Knob does not have one.
KD5FX Rating: 5/5 Aug 22, 2010 19:54 Send this review to a friend
Great!  Time owned: more than 12 months
Works great on my TS-850S/AT! It makes tuning the bands so much easier...
K6SDW Rating: 5/5 Mar 25, 2008 11:14 Send this review to a friend
What he said  Time owned: more than 12 months
Makes tuning the K2 soooo much better!
N3HOE Rating: 5/5 Mar 25, 2008 09:24 Send this review to a friend
Required Equipment!  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I have two matching Alinco DX-70 HF transceivers, so each got a FingerDimple on the main tuning knob. They look just as if the factory had designed them right in place. Consequently, both operation and appearance of my twin transceivers has improved very nicely.

Ham radio manufacturers really ought to include fingertip divots on large tuning knobs as part of their original design considerations. BUT--they should use only the genuine FingerDimple product!
BEAM Rating: 5/5 Jul 14, 2007 11:37 Send this review to a friend
Economico e Indispensabile!  Time owned: more than 12 months
E' il classico uovo di colombo che migliora moltissimo l'ergonomia su quelle radio che hanno la manopola di sintonia piatta.

E' un valido aiuto alla sintonia, specialmente nelle HF, e io ho pensato bene di attaccarne uno anche sul mio Griffin PowerMate!

Un accessorio semplice ed economico ma che io adesso reputo indispensabile!!
KG6EJT Rating: 5/5 Feb 24, 2007 10:03 Send this review to a friend
Simple, but great!  Time owned: more than 12 months
I've used one on my TS-140 for several years now. What a great idea. So simple, but so helpful!
VR2XMQ Rating: 5/5 Feb 23, 2007 19:30 Send this review to a friend
Great Stuff!!!  Time owned: more than 12 months
I have 4 finger dimples that have been used for several year without a hitch. Great stuff!!!
OE3JTB Rating: 5/5 Dec 30, 2006 11:22 Send this review to a friend
very recommended  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
bought two for my TS-950 SDX and TS-850SAT, a new feeling, quicker frequency change, it makes the difference.
73 Alex
N3JEF Rating: 5/5 Nov 16, 2006 13:09 Send this review to a friend
Highly recommended  Time owned: 6 to 12 months
I applied a Finger Dimple to the tuning knobs of my E1XM and Elecraft K1. It make "tuning through the bands" much, much smoother. This product is highly recommended.


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