The ability to borrow good quality club-owned test equipment by current club members is a major benefit to WCARC club membership.
Doug (VE3XK) has put together a presentation explaining the use and care of this equipment. Further details about the available test instruments are available in the pages below:
- MFJ-269 Antenna Analyzer (1.8 – 170 MHz and 415-470 MHz), includes wall-wart power source, and Type N(m) to UHF(f) coaxial adapter.
- AAI-N2061SA Handheld Vector Network Analyzer (S11: 1.11–1300 MHz; S21: 1.11–600 MHz); Directivity <35 dB; SMA female test ports. Calibration limited to factory calibration unless member uses external open-short-load calibration kits for SMA and Type N.
- RF Explorer WSUB1G+ Handheld Spectrum Analyzer (50 kHz–960 MHz). Antenna and SMA adapter provided. Recharges over USB.