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DX-60 PTT Modification

Another great one from Terry, N6TLU
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February 2019 DX-60 Check-ins

N6TLU, Terry, features our net once again on his YouTube D-Lab Electronics channel.

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Posted: 12/22/2018
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Send your QSLs to John, K9QET *** 3/21/2019 Update ***

Getting Stronger! New Address *** 3/21/2019 Update ***Harry and Jerry have both reported that Harry is talking and beginning to sound like his old self.  Jerry reports: " I spoke to him yesterday and we talked for quite some time and John sounded really good. He told me that he graduated from puréed food to cut up food and he's really loving that. It seems John is making some huge forward progress alt...  READ MORE
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Posted: 12/15/2018
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Pictures/Audio Clips/Videos of N8ECR Needed!

Let's remember Mike here on DX-60.NET If you have any pictures, audio clips or videos of Mike, N8ECR (SK) that you would like to share, please forward them to Brad, NB9M or Steve, W8TOW:brad@nb9m.comw8tow@dx-60.netWe'll make sure they get posted on the site in his memory.Thanks for taking the time,- Brad, NB9Mnb9m.com...  READ MORE

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Category: Friends
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Remembering Mike, N8ECR (SK)

Tributes and pictures submitted by net membership If you have some pictures or a small tribute you'd like to submit in memory of our former net control, please send them to brad@nb9m.com or W8TOW.dx-60.net for inclusion here.Here is Mike N8ECR at the QTH of Ron/K8FG. Mike N8ECR stopped  by with his new dog, the pic was taken on 06-29-2011.Mike and Ron N8UUH would head over to my area (14mi SW of Tawas City) so we could enjoy a lunch at H...  READ MORE
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Category: Schematics & Manuals
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DX-60 Assembly Manual (PDF)

Made available by W5RKL (w5rkl.com) *** The PDF is Downloadable below ***Thanks to Mike, W5KRL, for making a good copy of a DX-60 Assembly Manual....  READ MORE
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Category: Schematics & Manuals
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DX-60B Assembly Manual (PDF)

Made available by W5RKL (w5rkl.com) *** The PDF is Downloadable below ***Thanks to Mike, W5RKL, for making a good copy of a DX-60B Assembly Manual....  READ MORE
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Category: Modifications
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DX60B FUNCTION SWITCH REPAIR AND MODIFICATION

*** The .PDF file is downloadable below ***There are lots of mods for the Heathkit DX60 on the internet. These include audio and PTT mods. The PTT mods address an issue with the function switch and makes switching between RX and TX more flexible. The Function wafer switch on an unmodified DX60 switches the high voltage secondary of the power transformer when going from standby (receive) to transmi...  READ MORE
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DX-60B Transmitter Schematics (PDF)

Thanks to www.nostalgickitscentral.com *** The PDF is Downloadable below ***Very crisp, legible, printable schematic.  Original link: https://www.nostalgickitscentral.com/heath/schematics/heathkit_schema_dx60b.pdf ...  READ MORE
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Heathkit DX-60 PTT Modification

By Bill Sepulveda, K5LN ** The .PDF file is downloadable below ***One of the biggest short comings of the DX-60 is the function switch, and the need to switch the phone operation to Push-To-Talk (PTT), which should enhance the operation and save the function switch. I also wound up using a D-104 unamplified microphone with my DX-60B. Parts List: 1 – Two pin Microphone connector 2 – 6 or 12 VDC 4PDT Relay (If ...  READ MORE