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Something Really Neat!
I found this guy on the web over a year ago who makes these beautiful call sign plaques made from etched glass with a wood base. Each one is illuminated with color changing LEDs. I emailed him and asked him if he could do one for me but with a vacuum tube mounted on the base. He was glad to do it and charged me a little extra but to me it was well worth it.

Mine gave my shack a bit of a classy appearance (heck, it beats a computer printed piece of paper any day!) and I LOVE IT!

I thought I would share this with every and anybody who might be looking for a cool way to proudly display their call in their shack. He does coffee mugs too!


Shack Rigs: Kenwood TS-2000, Yaesu FTM-400, Alinco DR-235
Mobiles: 3 Kenwood TM-V71A dual banders in each rig, 1 Alinco DR-235
HT's: Kenwood TH-F6A, Yaesu VX-7R, Yaesu FT1XD.

Wow, that IS very cool! What a neat idea.

Now I have something I can put those tired old tubes to use on. :^)
W0ULF 2011+
ex KF7RJU 2011-2011
ex KC7YNP 1997-2007
Rigs: Heathkit RX-1 Mohawk Receiver and HX-10 Marauder Transmitter, IC-7410 Base HF w/AH-4, IC-2720 Mobile Dual Band, IC-V8000 Go-Bag 2m, IC-2820 base 2m/70cm (That goes to Field Day or goes in the other truck when I'm driving it), Kenwood TH-75A and Icom IC-92AD HTs.
Very cool.


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