VE3DNL Marker Generator ** SOLD OUT **

The VE3DNL Marker Generator was a low cost kit which provides frequency markers at every 40, 20, 10 and 5 kHz. These markers can be used to verify dial calibration on low cost receivers and transceivers.

A VE3DNL marker generator circuit board designed by Chuck Adams, K5FO, is still available from: FAR Circuits. The hard to find component is the 5.12 Mhz crystal - consider the 10.24 Mhz crystal mentioned by Glenn, VE3DNL, in his qrp-l email of 7/20/95. Also available is the circuit diagram and parts layout from the kit documentation ve3dnl.pdf (41k)

  • 5.12 MHz crystal
  • circuit uses a CD4060 oscillator / divider IC
  • ceramic trimmer capacitor adjusts the frequency of the crystal oscillator to 5.12 Mhz.
  • Size is 1.5 x 1.5 inches.
  • Can be powered from either 12V or a 9V battery
  • Designed by Glen, VE3DNL

    ve3dnl.gif (34k) - download a picture of the VE3DNL marker generator

    ve3dnltx.htm (2k) - a text file with more information on the VE3DNL marker generator

    ve3dnlem.htm (2k) - the 7/20/95 email from Glen to the qrp-l list on the marker generator

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