26 May 2013
Homebrew Single Sideband -- An Interview with Pete Juliano, N6QW
-- Pete's background: 55 years in radio. Boatanchors AND Arduinos. 40673 Mosfets. Guitar!
-- A personal transition from CW to phone.
-- The importance of passing on "tribal knowledge."
-- What you need: A library, tools, test gear and a junque box.
-- A new word in the homebrew lexicon: Pete explains "noodling."
-- One stage at a time!
-- The attractiveness of standard circuit blocks (that work!)
-- The importance of IF selection.
-- Building your own crystal filters is easier than ever.
-- Thinking (early) about the enclosure.
--VFOs, VXOs, and (gasp) Direct Digital Synthesis
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