I bought a AMECO AC-1 REPLICA (called "Model AT1"): The leggendary 1955/1961 novice kit.

The replica is a perfect clone of the original. AMAZING !!!!

 

The original: http://home.comcast.net/~wa9wfa/ha00016.htm

The replica: http://www.tuberig.com/

 

Follow the chassy pics:

 

First Day: Assembling the replica.

 

WARNING: THIS KIT IS NOT FOR BEGINNERS, LETHAL VOLTAGES !!!

 

Video 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEJkuBIV74E

Video 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wudQ2V1hMqM

Second Day: The replica is almost finished, i have to built the coil.

 

A 60's novice rig:

 

Left: 1966 YAESU FR50B HF SSB/CW RECEIVER

Right: 1955/1961 AC-1 REPLICA (2014)

 

QRP, only CW and StaightKey or a Bug