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Reviews Categories | QRP Accessories | Peg Leg Help


Reviews Summary for Peg Leg
Peg Leg Reviews: 36 Average rating: 4.9/5 MSRP: $US$ 16,95
Description: It is an ingeniously made tilt stand, designed and manufactured in Germany. This useful accessory comes as a kit, and includes detailed mounting instructions and all necessary parts like washers, screws, etc. The legs are made of stainless steel and provide maximum stability and longevity.
US Distributor http://www.morsex.com/palm/pegleg.htm
Product is in production.
More info: http://www.palm-radio.de/
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WB6I Rating: 5/5 Aug 29, 2016 07:28 Send this review to a friend
Best "Tilt" solution for FT-817  Time owned: more than 12 months
Of all of the gadgets on the market to change the viewing angle of the face of the FT-817, I believe the Peg Leg is the best. It is an eloquent, affordable and simple solution. Best of all it is most compact for portable operation. Being attached to the radio eliminates another piece of gear to carry around. An added benefit is that the company, Palm Radio, provides great customer support.
 
KE0AZ Rating: 5/5 Sep 28, 2015 18:01 Send this review to a friend
A great and simple accessory  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Purchased locally and installed just this evening. All parts were present; easy-to-follow pictorial instructions. They fit the rig perfectly and really increase the usability of the '817. The hardest part was getting Yaesu's factory screws out, but that's another story! ;-) Would definitely recommend to all '817 users.
 
KJ4NWZ Rating: 5/5 Oct 20, 2013 11:37 Send this review to a friend
Great idea for the 817ND  Time owned: 6 to 12 months
As any 817 owner will concede, you need to be able to elevate the rig at times. So I ordered the Peg Legs and installed them in no time flat. Really helps. Don't leave home without it.
 
KC7YRA Rating: 5/5 Jul 24, 2013 23:39 Send this review to a friend
Awesome design  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Great little invention. Very well thought out. Sometimes the simplest solutions are the most effective.

I highly recommend.
 
ZL4TE Rating: 5/5 Apr 17, 2012 14:41 Send this review to a friend
simple and effective  Time owned: more than 12 months
Should have been supplied by Yaesu. Just makes the radio much easier to use. Love it
 
S58J Rating: 5/5 Apr 17, 2012 08:51 Send this review to a friend
A must for every FT-817 user  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
It is simple, very useful and company's reply was quick. If you have FT-817(ND) than you need this gem. You can't go wrong.
 
KC9TNH Rating: 5/5 Mar 21, 2012 05:46 Send this review to a friend
Elegance in simplicity  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Of all the radios that don't come with a flip-down bail, the 817 SHOULD HAVE! $19.95, no shipping charge, came in an envelope from Morse Express in few days.

5 min. understanding the parts (and sizes of the washers involved), 5 minutes assembling. Works completely as advertised, no drama. Whether in a go-bag on your shoulder tucked out of the way, or on a picnic table at field day, should just be part of the 817.

Inventor should take a page from Bill Gates' playbook (DOS) and let Yaesu give him some money per unit & Yaesu should put it on every 817 that goes out the door.
 
KY7K Rating: 5/5 Jan 12, 2012 01:59 Send this review to a friend
Worth every cent!  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Must have for the 817
 
W4KPA Rating: 5/5 Jan 9, 2011 19:17 Send this review to a friend
Worth the money  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
The subject line says it all. These legs work very well and then fold up completely out of the way when you transport the radio. This is an ingenious solution to a very irritating problem with an otherwise perfect radio. This is money well spent.
 
ZL1PO Rating: 5/5 Jan 8, 2011 16:15 Send this review to a friend
Fantastico!  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
A 'Must Have' for any FT817/ND.
As was mentioned on a prior post,install any internal accessories prior to fitting the Peg Legs
Ensure you clearly identify and match the parts with the supplied instruction/pictorial before assembly and you should have no problem insalling this product.

73rds
John ZL1PO
 
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