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MMR40 Chassis Work (Con’t)

I was able to get a little more chassis work done on the MMR-40. Here is what the faceplate looks like now.  I’m still debating on whether to put in a jack for headphones on the front.  This will end up with a laminated photo overlay for a nice looking finish.

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MMR-40 Front Panel

Here are just a couple more pictures I had in the camera of the MMR-40 Box Up… The plan is to put a piece of red acetate over the display, then the front panel image over the whole thing.  That should cover up any rough edges in the hole I cut out for the display. […]

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Boxing up the MMR-40 – Part 2

Once the faceplate was started, I went on fitting it to the front of the radio. It’s a little short on the sides, as the CB face was just a little longer than 6″, and I didn’t want to waste a bigger piece of pc board on this.  It will look fine in the end…

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Boxing Up the MMR-40

I’ve been told that the site is getting a little stale, so I better get another post on.  I usually wait until I have more progress, but here’s what’s been happening lately. I’ve seen a couple of examples of people packaging up their QRP kits into old CB Radio Chassis.  I was able to locate […]

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MMR40 L1/L2 Connections

One of the members of the MMR40 Yahoo Group is having difficulty getting his MMR40 PTO to oscillate. We had worked out how to wind the L2 coil, based on the pads of the Homebrew version being different than the pads of the Kit version. We didn’t look close enough at the feedback winding pads, […]

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