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Rocky Mountain VHF+ Activities
Monday 7 PM local Colorado Front Range ARES SSB Net 144.220 MHz USB
Monday 8 PM local Rocky Mountain VHF+ Net 144.220 MHz USB
Tuesday 8 PM local 1.35 M Activity Night 222.1 MHz USB
Wednesday 8 PM local 70 cm Activity Night 432.1 MHz USB
Thursday 8 PM local 23 cm Activity Night 1296.1 MHz USB
Friday 8 PM local 33 cm Activity Night 902.1 MHz USB
Saturday 8 PM local 13 cm Activity Night 2304.1 MHz USB
Sunday 8 PM local 3 cm Activity Night 10,368.1 MHz USB

Beam Spinners VHF USB Activity Monday Thru Saturday 144.200 http://beamspinners.azurewebsites.net

Check out the latest From the Wyoming Swap Shop! http://www.n0ara.org/wss.htm

More Local and regional events may be found at CQ Colorado http://cqcolorado.org/

Wanted – Hams willing to help other hams with tower work – either gratis or for compensation. We’d like to form a referral list of those who are willing to help those who are in need! Contact Wayne N0POH 303-699-6335 or email :info@n0ara.org

Area Ham Fest and Event Information

Boulder Amateur Radio Club BARCfest

10/08/2017
Boulder County Fairgrounds in Longmont – Doors Open at 8 AM
Table Cost: $10.00 Admission: $5.00
Contact: Contact: mderr44995@aol.com
or
Call: Mike (W3DIF) at 303-404-2161

Northern Colorado Amateur Radio Club

01/20/2018
Larimer County Fairgrounds, McKee 4H Building , Loveland, CO Doors Open at 8AM
Table Cost: $12.00 Admission: $6.00

Contact: Download the Flyer http://ncarc.net/sites/default/files/NCARCflyerv2017nonraffle.pdf
for Table information

Buy/Sell/Trade

  • For Sale: – Kenwood TS430, recently on the air & working fine. $350. Good radio to get started on HF

Ed Mohrman – WA7EM (file date 09/24/2017)

Phone: 303-589-0195 (Metro)

E-Mail: ejmohrman@yahoo.com


  • For Sale: – Amateur radio perfect platform for ARES and mobile contesting! Needs a home with someone that has the space, equipment, and knowledge to get the basic systems back in shape. It has built in 110V RV air conditioner, all weather roof rack with ladder, antenna carrier, 4,000 w integrated generator. Inverter & Charging system. 2 side by side RETMA racks for equipment. External weatherproof hatch, 110v outlet, and shore power. 2 Yellow Top batteries, 30 amp shore power outlet managed by power control panel. Rotating middle seat for travel and working equipment.Brakes, power steering, generator, engine & transmission , front door bushing and hinge pins may need work. 312,000 miles. Have complete wiring diagram

Bob  – KB0BZZ (file date 09/23/2017)

Phone: ()

E-Mail: KB0BZZ@arrl.net


  • For Sale: – ICOM IC-7300 in the box $1100.
  • For Sale: – Yaesu FT-70DR in the box $175
  • For Sale: – Yaesu FT-991(not A) in the box $865

Rich Brackle – N0FAK (file date 09/21/2017)

Phone: 303-564-7424 (Metro)

E-Mail: rbrackle@yahoo.com


  • For Sale: – HyGain TH-7DX. Seven elements on a 24′ boom. Pre-MFJ antenna. This is a large, high performance antenna, approx 75lbs. $175
  • Both antennas are in good physical condition and come with documentation. These antennas cover 10-15-20 meters. They are on the ground, ready for transportation in Guffey, CO

Larry Clark – K0RS (file date 09/12/2017)

Phone: 719-479-2250 or text 719-285-3111 (Guffey)

E-Mail: k0rs@yahoo.com


  • For Sale: – Mosley TA40KR 40 meter upgrade kit for any TA series yagi, still in the box, never installed. – $300
  • For Sale: – Alpha 4520 5KW lab grade wattmeter, used very little, like new condx. – $750
  • For Sale: – Drake FS-4 frequency synthesizer for any 4 line receiver. No need to buy band crystals, works very well and looks great w/original knobs and original case, collectors item. – $750

Tom  – W2CO (file date 09/06/2017)

Phone: 303-651-0367 (Metro)

E-Mail: w2co@comcast.net


  • For Sale: – LDG RC-100 Remote Control Automatic Tuner intended for outdoor mounting at or near the antenna. 1.8-54Mhz 125 watts SSB/CW. The RT-100 is weatherproof, and is powered over the coaxial cable via the included RC-100 remote controller/Bias-T. New $249. Brand new never out of the box $175.
  • For Sale: – New Icom IC-7600 – HF/6m transceiver. Bought as second rig and never used. List $2679. Includes hand mic, power cable, manual and shipping box. $2000
  • For Sale: – Hy-Gain AV-18 Hy-Tower HF all band vertical with MK-160A 160m add on allows automatic switching from 80 to 160 meters. The trap disconnects the 160 meter wire from the Hy-Tower antenna when operating on 80-10 meters and allows the wire and tower to act as a quarter wave inverted-L on 160 meters.. Really new – never unpacked and still in the shipping crate. Too much project for me. $850
  • For Sale: – Ameritron RCS-4 4 position ant switch 1-30Mhz. New never out of the box. List $159. $125.
  • For Sale: – 90ft Andrew #84147 LDF5-50A 7/8in heliax with 5ft 1/2in LDF4-50A heliax pigtail, N connectors $125
  • For Sale: – 50ft 7/8in hardline, N connectors $60.
  • For Sale: – 70ft Andrew #84147 LDF5-50A 7/8in heliax, NO connectors $70
  • For Sale: – 40ft 7/8in hardline, N connectors $50.
  • For Sale: – 85ft Andrew #84147 LDF4-50A 1/2in heliax, NO connectors $75
  • For Sale: – 80ft Times Microwave #68999 (LMR400) 1/2in hardline, PL259 connectors $80
  • For Sale: – 70ft Wireman 4-4XL, (LMR400) 1/2in hardline, N connectors $70
  • For Sale: – 45ft Andrew #84147 LDF4-50A 1/2in heliax, N connectors $45
  • For Sale: – 40ft Wireman 4-4XL (LMR400) 1/2in hardline, N connectors $40
  • For Sale: – 35ft Andrew #84147 LDF4-50A 1/2in heliax, N connectors $35

Larry Lewis – K0RI (file date 08/28/2017)

Phone: 719-495-4899 No calls after 6PM please (Colorado Springs Black Forest)

E-Mail: k0ri@earthlink.net


  • For Sale: – Ameritron AL-80A Amplifier (Pre-MFJ), full rated output, very good condition. Asking $600.00. Pickup only Fort Collins.
  • For Sale: – Icom IC-T7H dual band HT, good cond. With new BP-180xh (7.2V 1450 mAH) battery. Asking $60.00

Willis Whatley – WA5VRL (file date 08/18/2017)

Phone: 970-266-9532 (Fort Collins)

E-Mail: whatley52@comcast.net


  • For Sale: – AL811 HF amp, does warc bands rebuilt 11/2016 $450.00
  • For Sale: – AL80A HF amp rebuilt 4/2017 New 3-500 tube $900.00
  • For Sale: – Icom 756 Pro 2 with Icom SM-8 desk Mic $1295.00
  • For Sale: – 2 Signal Link USB with cables. (1 new never used) for icoms $75 each
  • For Sale: – MFJ 40 Amp switching power supply $100.00
  • For Sale: – Astron 30 Amp power supply $125.00
  • Everything works and is not junk, going into assistant living so here a fantastic ham station already for you to use

Rich Miller – KB0QC (file date 08/15/2017)

Phone: 303-956-5791 or Ken 720-982-5724 (Metro)

E-Mail: kb0qc@q.com


  • Free: – Four sections of 8 ft, 3 in diameter aluminum tubing with mounting plate Free
  • For Sale: – TenTec 715 RF Speech Processor Make offer
  • For Sale: – 6 Element wide spaced Wilson 15M yagi in good condition Uses 32 ft 3 in diameter boom (missing half of original boom) Make Offer
  • Selling items for Dr. Robert Suding W0LMD

Bill Leonard – N0CU (file date 08/13/2017)

Phone: 303-679-0117 (Metro)

E-Mail: billincolo73@gmail.com


  • Free: – 2 – UHF MVP mobiles (aprox 35 watts) -one cystalled for 441.000 and the other 446.775 – again previous use in data packet nodes.
  • For Sale: – Approximatly 400ft of number 12 copper white house wire , used for antenna – asking $20.
  • For Sale: – Harris UHF mobile duplexor. Previously used for UHF packet and tuned to 441.000 and 446.775 to run to nodes on single antenna. Can be re-tuned for use on a repeater or ? Asking $100

Rex Ishmael – WD0AJG (file date 08/04/2017)

Phone: 405-269-2578 (Monument)

E-Mail: wd0ajg@gmail.com


  • For Sale: – Hickock 539C Tube tester. Unquestionably, the BEST T/T ever made. Everything’s variable and you can actually MATCH tubes with this one. Perfect shape, good calibration, ALL the listing books, PLUS the foreign-type book – $1,150… ’cause it’s worth it. It’ll even test stuff my Navy TV-7A won’t!
  • For Sale: – EICO 369 – Sweep/Marker Generator with ALL cables and original book – nice/very little use
  • For Sale: – Sencore SM-152 Sweep/Marker Generator w/book
  • For Sale: – Alinco DJ-X10 All band scanner radio (DC to Blue Light, basically) – little use
  • For Sale: – Drake TR-3 – all there, except tubes (case is fine)
  • For Sale: – ICOM TH-25AT 2m HT w/antenna
  • For Sale: – Radio Shack 12-254 [small] Wx Radio with auto-alert (NIB)
  • For Sale: – Radio Shack 22-204 VOM w 2X range extender (NIB)
  • For Sale: – Dow-Key antenna-switching relay
  • For Sale: – Antenna-switching relay in chassis-box w/SO-239 fittings

Tom “T. Carl” Dailey – W0EAJ (file date 07/10/2017)

Phone: 303-455-0889 or C) 720-839-8014 (Metro)

E-Mail: radio@daileyservices.com


  • For Sale: – Palstar CW50A keyer (paid $180) new in box. $100
  • For Sale: – Bencher BY-1 CW paddle. $50
  • For Sale: – “OAL Flat Halo” for 2 meter SSB operation, (paid $100) excellent condition. $60

Charles Williams – AC0VQ (file date 07/07/2017)

Phone: 303-304-9010 (Metro)

E-Mail: ichuck@gmail.com


  • For Sale: – Dentron MLA 2500-B, 160 thru 10 meter amplifier. 1000 watts out. $500
  • For Sale: – Dentron MLA2500, 160 thru 10 meter amplifier. 1000 watts out. $500
  • For Sale: – Dentron MT3000 HF Antenna tuner. 3000 Watts Max. $200
  • For Sale: – 2 – Tail Twister Rotator with control boxes. $250 each
  • For Sale: – Collins KWM-2A Transceiver with PM-2 Power Supply, excellent condition $1000
  • For Sale: – MFJ 988C Roller Inductor 3KW Antenna tuner $200
  • For Sale: – Kenwood TS-930SAT HF Transceiver (With Antenna Tuner) $400
  • No reasonable offer refused. – If you are in Colorado we can meet half way to save shipping cost.

Jim Best – WU7G (file date 06/25/2017)

Phone: H:307-514-2820 / C:307-630-0922 (Cheyenne)

E-Mail: wu7g@bresnan.net


  • For Sale: – 2 meter Ringo – 7′ Make Offer
  • For Sale: – 2 meter Ringo Ranger – 12′ Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Various lengths RG-8 Coax with UHF connectors

ARA Club Property Wayne – N0ARA (file date 06/21/2017)

Phone: 303-699-6335 (Metro)

E-Mail: info@n0ara.org


  • Free: – 2 – 70 foot Rohn 25 towers with all antennas, rotors and coax. You dismantle – North Aurora location

Steve  – K0IBM (file date 05/21/2017)

Phone: 720-839-5209 (Metro)

E-Mail: steve@cearley.us


  • For Sale: – UHF broad band (400 – 1400 MHz) preamps. The gain runs on the order of 25 dB with a 1.2 dB noise figure. $74.95

Dave  – W6OAL (file date 05/16/2017)

Phone: 303-648-1255 (Metro)

E-Mail: W6OAL@aol.com


  • For Sale: – Heathkit SB-1000 AMP that works great on all bands 10-160 with a new power supply. $2000 obo

Brad Alms – KF7BA (file date 05/15/2017)

Phone: 720-892-0089 (Metro)

E-Mail: Brad@KF7BA.com


  • For Sale: – “OAL Flat Halos” for 2 meter SSB operation, List $125, Usually available at most metro hamfests for $100.

Dave Clingerman – W60AL (file date 04/02/2017)

Phone: 303-648-1255 (Metro)

E-Mail: W6OAL@aol.com


This swap list is brought to you as a service of the Aurora Repeater Association. The list is open for use by one and all. Please forward any additions or deletions to the list to Wayne, info@n0ara.org. Place the word SWAP somewhere in the Subject line so I know it isn’t SPAM. Please include your name, call sign, home and/or work telephone number (Let me know if Denver LOCAL), email address, home address, and of course your listing.

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Wayne N0POH