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AURORA REPEATER ASSOCIATION SWAPLIST
12/02/2018

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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 8 am Mountain time

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

Area Ham Fest and Event Information

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

12/08/2018
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Bob Sterner KB0BS 720-635-7930 ccyarc@gmail.com If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio University

12/15/2018
Cherry Creek Public Schools
Educational Support Facility
4700 South Yosemite Street
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Contact: Test and Measurement (Bob Witte K0NR) How to measure noise, SWR, loss, signal-to-noise and similar things that we care about in the radio world on a ham radio budget. How do you interpret the results and improve your station. Class starts at 08:00 to Register Go to http://www.rmham.org/

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

01/12/2019
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Bob Sterner KB0BS 720-635-7930 ccyarc@gmail.com If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

Northern Colorado Amateur Radio Club

01/19/2019
Larimer County Fairgrounds, McKee 4H Building , Loveland, CO Doors Open at 8AM
Table Cost: $12.00 Admission: $6.00

Contact: http://www.ncarc.net/?q=node/282 for more information

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio University

01/26/2019
Cherry Creek Public Schools
Educational Support Facility
4700 South Yosemite Street
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Contact: Repeaters 102 (Doug K2AD) This class updates the Repeaters 101 class and covers topics such as how to determine if your DMR repeater is operating properly, interfacing repeaters with linking devices such as an RTCM or MMDVM, how to determine if your repeater is de-sensing and similar topics. Class starts at 08:00 Sharp to Register Go to http://www.rmham.org/

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

02/09/2019
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Bob Sterner KB0BS 720-635-7930 ccyarc@gmail.com If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

THE SWAPFEST

02/17/2019
Adams County Fairgrounds in Brighton At 9 AM
Table Cost: $10.00 Admission: $5.00

Contact: For more information contact: Wayne Heinen N0POH at 303-699-6335 (metro) or email to info@n0ara.org
Mail reservations to Aurora Repeater Association, P.O. Box 471802, Aurora, CO 80047-1802
Download the 2019 Swapfest Flyer .In pdf format to reserve your table now

Buy/Sell/Trade

  • For Sale: – Kenwood TS-590S with voice module. Factory box with manuals and mic. Sent back to Kenwood to have the ALC issues fixed.New Asking $625
  • For Sale: – Yaesu FT-726R with 50-54, 144-148, and 430-440 (three) modules. Satellite module installed. Factory box for the radio with the 144 module. Boxes for the 6 meter, 430-440 MHz, and satellite modules. Mic and power cord. New Asking $350.

Joe  – KE5SO (file date 11/12/2018)

Phone: (Metro)

E-Mail: ke5so@comcast.net


  • For Sale: – IC-2300 – Icom 2m FM mobile transceiver with 65 W output power, simple-to-use user interface and CTCSS and DTCS encoder/decoders. Includes RT Systems programming software and cable, mic, mobile mount, power cord and original box. $125
  • For Sale: – ICE HF Bandpass Filter inter band decoder – Model 419A covers 160-10m manual or auto-switching modes. Power rating 200w ICS. $150
  • 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

Larry Lewis – K0RI (file date 11/10/2018)

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

E-Mail: k0ri@earthlink.net


  • Free: – 2 – UHF MVP mobiles (aprox 35 watts) -one crystalled for 441.000 and the other 446.775 – again previous use in data packet nodes. Could be used as repeater pair?
  • For Sale: – MFJ 2910 matching network for the 43 ft vertical to better match 160 meter and 80 meter. Almost New Condition Was new $350 – asking $250. – Never got to put it up either
  • For Sale: – Extra OPC-587 – 16ft separation cable for the IC706mkiig – $50
  • For Sale: – VX8DR (not pretty but works great), plus it comes with manual, original box, nifty mini manual, 2 extra batteries (FNB101 and FNB102, SBR14 battery eliminator, CD41 desk charger, FBA39 (alkaline battery case), EDC-5B- Car charger, ADMS VX8 program software and program cable, SMAP mic adapter, Covert mic plug into adapter, Blue Tooth module installed, and MH74 mic with GPS installed. ($500 worth in accessories) Asking $450 for total package.
  • Would consider delivery

Rex Ishmael – WD0AJG (file date 10/14/2018)

Phone: 405-269-2578 (Monument)

E-Mail: wd0ajg@gmail.com


    Being sold by ARA for the estate. Call Wayne N0POH – All prices negotiable

  • For Sale: – Vertex Standard VX-451-G7 UHF HT w/Mic & Charger Programmed WBFM with Metro area repeaters Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Versa Tuner III MFJ-962 – $150 OBO
  • For Sale: – Bencher Paddle – $75 OBO
  • For Sale: – Alinco DJ-57 Dual Band HT w/Spkr Mic & Charger $85 OBO
  • For Sale: – MFJ-GrandMaster II Keyer MFJ-486 Make Offer
  • For Sale: – 2 – MFJ-1274 TNC2 Make Offer
  • For Sale: – MFJ-1274 TNC2 HF/VHF Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Burst Elelectronics SG-4 Burst Generator Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Pyramid PS-12 Power Supply Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Shure M67 Mic Mixer Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Icom IC M1V Maritime VHF HT Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Heathkit HD-15 Hybrid Phone Patch Make Offer
  • For Sale: – Heathkit PS-1175 15 amp Power Supply Make Offer
  • All proceeds go to the family – Items were operational when taken out of service

The Estate of Dave Radomski – KT0H (file date 10/14/2018)

Phone: 303-699-6335 (Metro)

E-Mail: info@n0ara.org


  • Note: – Will the person who purchased my HBR-11 receiver please contact me. I fixed your VHF/UHF all-mode a long time back, but cannot find the tag (with name, call, phone, etc) to contact you.
  • For Sale: – Hallicrafters “steering wheel” knobs (newer type with webbing) new in packing from 1952, used on SX-28, SX-24, S-27, and many other models for Main Tuning and Bandspread, $20 each;
  • Sell or Trade: – Heathkit PS-23 power supply, powers lots of Heath gear, not recapped but works great, $80, best offer, or trade; Whaddya got?

Tom “T. Carl” Dailey – W0EAJ (file date 09/07/2018)

Phone: 720-839-8014 (Metro)

E-Mail: radio@daileyservices.com


  • For Sale: – FT-1000MP Mark V with AC power supply and hand mike from the estate of Courtney KD0RNF. A superb transceiver with 200W out, built-in tuner, TCXO and an excellent DSP receiver. The radio is fully functional, but has a few scuffs on the sides of the case from a prior owner. Proceeds from the sale to benefit the Colorado Connection Repeaters. $1200 OBO

Willem  – AC0KQ (file date 09/03/2018)

Phone: 303-548-9089 (Metro)

E-Mail: willem@prinmath.com.


  • Free: – 54ft. tower & guy wires that have to go away because I am moving-this is all free- U take down and haul away- I keep antennas

Glenn  – WN0SW (file date 09/01/2018)

Phone: 970-737-2548 (Gilcrest)

E-Mail: norcolcom@yahoo.com


  • For Sale: – 3 – lengths of RG 214/U coax of 125 feet each with N connectors – Make Offer
  • For Sale: – 2 – lengths of RG 8 coax about 50 feet each with no connectors – Make Offer
  • For Sale: – 1 – length of RG 8 of 35 feet with PL 259 connectors – Make Offer
  • No reasonable offer will be refused.

Jim Reeb – W0MIK (file date 08/08/2018)

Phone: 303-841-3993 (Metro)

E-Mail: JimReeb@ecentral.com


  • For Sale: – HP/Agilent 8568B Spectrum Analyzer 100Hz to 1.5 GHz + 6GHz Signal/Tracking Generator In excellent working condition. Original CRT replaced with color LCD upgrade. Fan replaced with quiet model. Works great with free KE5FX software to make fast computer screen dumps (requires GPIB USB or Ethernet interface readily available on Ebay and other ources). Also includes DS Instruments TG6000 tracking generator and software. Tracking generator can also be used as an stand alone signal generator up to 6 GHz. Currently set up in my home lab in Aurora so you can come and try it out before buying. Surplus to my needs because I have several Sas and I am out of space. 8568Bs in good condition with LCD upgrade run $1500 plus shipping on Ebay. TG6000 is $719. New Asking Price $1350 for spectrum analyzer and tracking generator.

Jim  – AC0XU (file date 07/25/2018)

Phone: D- 303-577-2616 E-303-873-9969 (Metro)

E-Mail: James.Schatzman@ac0xu.com


  • For Sale: – MFJ-1786-SUPER HI-Q LOOP, 36~ DIA, 10-30 MHZ Was left by previous home owner, appears undamaged and in good working condition. Will include 10 feet(approximate) of data cable used to connect antenna. Asking $350

Jesse Keeney – N0Call (file date 07/16/2018)

Phone: 303-903-4833 (Golden)

E-Mail: jesse.m.keeney@gmail.com


  • For Sale: – 5′ Buriable section Rohn 55 Tower

Wayne Heinen – N0POH (file date 04/15/2018)

Phone: 303-699-6335 (Metro)

E-Mail: n0poh@arrl.net


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Wayne N0POH