CBWI August 2001 Review: Magnum’s New Maverick AM/FM 10 Meter Mobile

Last week the good folks at Magnum International sent a pre-production 10-meter mobile for evaluation. Although the faceplate is obviously a prototype, the circuit boards look like regular production units.  They also assured me that this unit is electronically complete, as they will be produced. This is an AM/FM 10 Meter radio with dual final output […]

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CBWI January 1997 USING HIGHPASS FILTERS FOR TVI – AND WHEN NOT TO

USING HIGHPASS FILTERS FOR TVI – AND WHEN NOT TOHighpass filters used with modem television receivers are passive devices intended to block the reception of frequencies below 54 Mhz. and allow to pass signals above that frequency. The television range used today extends from 54 Mhz. to 806 Mhz., not inclusive. Cable television frequencies extend from […]

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CBWI October 1996 New Products

Not only are there two new products to report, but they’re from a relatively new name in the industry, Cherokee Electronics Trademarked by Wireless Marketing Corp.  I first heard of Cherokee Electronics less than a year ago when a customer came in to show me the new Cherokee AH-27 handheld CB. It was the smallest hand […]

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CBWI August 2001 Inside The Magnum A24

The photo to the left shows the basic layout of the Magnum A24 main circuit board. The Alpha Force type echo/talk-back circuits have been moved to a separate PC board.In the middle photo, notice there are no additional engineering change components tacked to the bottom of the PC board.Pretty remarkable for a pre-production radio.To the […]

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