While cleaning out my e-mail inbox this morning, I came across this recommendation from Kendrick, KB1NCR:
This book made it possible for me to go from “zero to homebrew.”
Frank K0IYE Harris’ book Crystal Sets to Sideband It’s available as a seres of PDF files; each chapter must be downloaded separately.
All of his radios are homebrewed with “no ICs” – this is Frank’s way of
teaching how each stage and circuit work in a straight forward and
This is a really good book. It’s packed with lots of good info and practical advice. I plan to recommend it to my General Class students this January.