Tag Archives: Elecraft kX-3

Julian G4ILO SK

Very sad news for me is the recent passing of Julian G4ILO who is now SK after his long battle with serious illness. I never met Julian in person, but we shared almost exactly the same interests at the same … Continue reading

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Elecraft KX-3 lightweight pedestrian portable 5 MHz station

Some of you have asked me to post photographs of my lightweight pedestrian portable station, based upon an Elecraft KX-3 transceiver. Pack contents are: 1. Elecraft KX-3 transceiver S/N #2640 2. Elecraft microphone 3. Elecraft paddle morse key 4. Elecraft … Continue reading

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Elecraft KX-3 eSSB TX EQ settings

   Today I experimented with my Elecraft KX-3 TX EQ settings for eSSB. For my voice, the following settings were optimal for eSSB and AM: 50 Hz: +14 100 Hz: +6 200 Hz: -8 400 Hz: -8 800 Hz: -4 1600 Hz: … Continue reading

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HF antenna system upgrade

Finally installed a new coaxial cable system from my Shack to the garden. I can now use both of my two HF antennas at the same time with two transceivers. Using my Sandpiper MV6+3 Vertical with my Kenwood TS-2000 on … Continue reading

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iPhone headset compatability with Elecraft KX-3

I’m using a Turtle Beach Z11 PC/iPhone Headset with my Elecraft KX-3, this headset terminates in an iPhone 4 section 3.5mm plug and allows use like that in the iPhone. Using the Turtle Beach supplied PC splitter adaptor lead, this … Continue reading

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