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I didn’t realize that the BC-1004-C was
a Super Pro.
I knew a guy in the 1970s that sold his
whole ham station so he could buy a
I have a wonderful Hammarlund HQ-140X.
It is the second one I have owned. (I had
another one years ago and had to get rid
I got my ham license in 1971. The first good
receiver I got was the original HQ-140X.
Finally, after struggling with a Heathkit HR-10B,
I had something I could work with.
Not only was the Hammarlund a really good
ham receiver, it was really good on the
AM BCB. I heard Spain on 683 (or 684…?) kHz
the first year I had the original HQ-140X.
The Hammarlund receivers are still great,
decades and decades later after they
came out of the factory!