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    The Elecraft K3 Book

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    1. Ordering Your K3
    K3 roofing filters -- what are they, how do they work, what should you buy?
    2. Configuring and Calibrating the K3
    Using the K3 Utility Program
    3. K3 Operations
    Information for all modes
    CW, SSB, AM, FM, Digital modes
    Computer interfacing
    4. K3 Operating Hints and Kinks
    Reducing interference and noise
    Digging out that DX station
    Oops, why is it doing that?
    5. K3 Receiver
    Block and schematic diagrams
    AGC -- how it works and how to set it up
    The Sub Receiver
    K3 antenna switching
    Diversity reception
    6. K3 Transmitter
    Block and schematic diagrams
    Transmitter ALC
    7. The KIO3
    8. Special Operations
    Digital voice recorder
    PR6 Six meter preamplifier
    Using an amplifier
    9. The P3 Panadapter
    A. How to interface many of the microphones used with the K3
    B. RS232 interfaces and troubleshooting
    C. Per-band, Per-mode configurations
    D. Safe monaural speaker connections
    E. Main and Configuration menus
    F. Update software version tracking sheet
    Highly Cross-referenced Index