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VE6BV Estate Items for Sale

Heathkit GD-1B  $60

Late 1950's generation grid dip meter, with original coils. Recently updated with new electrolytics & cleaned. Working pretty well.


Central Electronics 200V $ offer?
A BIG transmitter from the 1950's. Only a few hundred were ever made.  Not tested, but looks intact. Includes rough original manual. May ship but will be expensive.


B+K Precision Model 179 $ 80?
Portable FET VOM, in good shape with new batteries. No probes though.


Simpson Model 372 $ offer?
Ohm meter in leather case. In good shape though needs new probes. Added a new 1.5v battery and most ranges work. To enable the x10k and x100k ranges it needs two 30v batteries.


Heathkit IG-72 $ offer?
Audio generator. Powers on & outputs a signal but distorted. Some TLC required.


HyGain Roto-Brake $ offer?
Controller only for older rotators. Spin a wheel to point the arrow at the region of the world you want the rotator to aim at! Not yet tested.


Alliance U-100 $ offer?
A classic 1960's rotator controller, for 4 wire rotators. Works OK.


Realistic "Disco" Mixer  $ offer ?

Radio Shack (Realistic) audio mixer, two mic inputs and three stereo inputs.


Several amplifiers are available, all home-brew. Amps include:
Homebrew with 4CX250
Homebrew with 1 x 813
Homebrew with 2 x 813
Homebrew with 3 x 813
Homebrew with 2 x 3-500Z

NOTE:  For ALL amplifier-related questions please contact Gerard, VE6ZZZ, by email:   ciw315 at yahoo dot com


Gerard also has been trying to sell Hellmut's Collins Gold Dust Twins. If interested please let him know!

General Guidelines

  • Feel free to make an offer on any item, but please keep it reasonable! 
  • The proceeds are going directly to Hellmut's daughter and grandkids. 
  • More items may appear at any time, so check back occasionally!
  • Prices do not include shipping.