10th May, 2018:
IS NOT A RADIO!!!
136 MHz on your presently limited 720 [135 MHz] Comm Channels the
That's right! Ed King planned ahead!!!
KX 170/175B's all have this feature already incorporated at
"Beez" only, 170/170A's, throw in
garbage [I'll give you $5.00 for it, not a cent more].
extremely simplified Guide will show/teach you how to do-it-yourself
by just removal of the top cover [4 screws] & installing a simple
switch wherever you like!
This is merely the same as
implementing Mod. 10 status manually without
disassembling the selector wafers [K.I.S.S. Principle].
be forced off to another ATC just because of change.
Wire for routing [about 1
foot 22 or 24 gauge, stranded preferred; if placing switch on front
1 DPST or DPDT ON/OFF switch [w/ latch, not momentary] of
[mini toggle, slider, latching
push-button with "indicator light"<---highly
For doing the
Soldering Iron+Solder Wire [flux]
for mounting switch [hide it somewhere in your avionics panel, will
require more wire]
Man-Hours required: 0.2 to 1max
will be contributing to R&D in actuality.
version also available but will require more complex items and
need to buy a whole new radio just for that extra Mhz [+40 more
Just because parts are NLA?
you guess what's coming next?
Thanx to those who supported!
you know anyone capable of stamping a piece of ~1cmx1cm sheet-steel
as in last pic., contact please!!! We'll just make those switches
"Great Again!!!" ourselves!!! Not just the radio
E-Mail: make sure you include it at
is a Tamco Avionics variation of Modification 10 & is not
presently approved by any Contracting State or Manufacturer.
your local Airworthiness Inspector about any "Field Approval"
Do at your own risk.
wasting time with Hall-Effect, Opto, etc. sensors;
Couple Pictures Interests you? Inquire about our ORIGINAL
an FAA "DER" for their approval, contact us!!!
Memory Storage, Tx "tick", Reset, plus more!!!
Yes!!! We Did!!!
Avionics is a CARICOM-Registered Company
no news is good news"
ACTUALLY FIX "STUFF", no dealership re-seller nonsense!!!-