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Reviews Categories | Receivers: General Coverage | Lowe HF-225 \'Europa\' Help

Reviews Summary for Lowe HF-225 \'Europa\'
Lowe HF-225 \'Europa\' Reviews: 2 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $850 US (1989)
Description: Improved Lowe HF-225 for the crowded European shortwave bands
Product is not in production.
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K7IM Rating: 5/5 Mar 8, 2014 11:49 Send this review to a friend
Excellent AllArounder  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
OK, it is not a full function communications receiver, but for SWL, MW and other listening this is a great little rig. Good selectivity, good sensitivity, and very easy to use. The keypad option is a must for easy QSY. The AMS sync detector works well. Very portable and compact, fits pretty much anywhere. Nice selection of filters.
W6UXB Rating: 5/5 Jul 26, 2010 20:03 Send this review to a friend
Love this radio  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Sold my Eton E1 at a loss to finance the purchase of this radio and have absolutely no regrets, this is a real shortwave radio I was always worried that the Eton was just going to die no worries with this radio, metal case great filters and mine has the Kiwa audio upgrades, the 1 KHZ tuning resolution does not bother me at all the weighted tuning knob is great, the Sync is not as good as the Eton but I prefer ECSS when the going gets tough anyway. I have mine set up in a Pelican case with a gell cell, the BHI DSP speaker (Gap Hear IT Now) an a RadioMaster PA-30 antenna this combo works absolutely great, the perfect hotel radio in a case

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