Donations

se contact The Amateur Radio Transmitting Society of Louisville is a tax-exempt non-profit 501(c)3 organization.  By donating to ARTS you will receive a receipt with our tax number allowing you to take a tax deduction on your tax return for your charitable gift.  Your contribution will insure the club’s continued success by funding equipment improvements, our public service events, and club activities.

Many companies match donations, effectively doubling your support of ARTS.  Please check with your employer’s human resources department to see if  they will match your donation!

Please consider donating any of your old radios and other Amateur radio items to the club.  By converting donated equipment into club funding these funds keep our membership dues down, and provide extra cash for special events and projects.  If you have any equipment to donate, please contact us.  We can even come pick it up.  The club will provide you with a receipt showing estimated value of the equipment which can be used for tax deduction purposes.

Send Checks payable to "Amateur Radio Transmitting Society" to:
Amateur Radio Transmitting Society
P.O. Box 7391
Louisville, KY. 40257

For questions or more information, contact us via the Contact Us web page.


Donations For Sale 
Please contact John on kb3qat@gmail.com if you are interested in any of these HT's


Icom IC-Z1A information found on https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/Z1A.html

Old Price $60.00 , Now 30.00

104 Alpha Memories, Detachable Panel, 3 RF levels, auto repeater, DTMF backlit keypad, CTCSS & 2 tuning knobs
The Icom IC-Z1A dual bander has a unique detachable panel feature used in the traditional manner. Power output is 5, 0.5 watts or 15 mW on either 2 meters or 440 MHz. Enjoy extended receive coverage of:  136-174 and 400-470 MHz. External power may be supplied at 4.5 to 16 VDC. You get 104 memories (46 regular and 12 scan edge per band). The memories may be labeled with up to a six character name. Independent tuning knobs for each band are featured. Manual dial steps are 100 kHz or 1 MHz. Tuning steps are:  5, 10, 12.5, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 50 kHz. Full crossband duplex is supported.

Includes IC-Z1A Instruction Manual, ICOM FA-1443B Antenna,  OPC-500 Detachable Face plate remote cable (VERY RARE ITEM), one BP-170 (condition unknown), one BP-171 (condition unknown), one W&W Manufacturing NMH battery pack (condition unknown)

Note, I cannot power on this radio so cannot guarantee it is operational. Batteries, Chargers and battery eliminators are available from W&W Manufacturing https://www.ww-manufacturing.com/SearchResults.asp?keyphrase=icom+ic-z1a&Submit=Search 



Icom IC-µ2AT information found on https://www.eham.net/reviews/view-product?id=3690 and https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/u2AT.html

Old Price $80.00 , Now 40.00

10 Memories, Backlit LCD Digital Display, Odd Offset Capable, Wideband Receive, DTMF Keypad, Simple Operation, 1.5 Watt Output, Power saver

The Icom µ 2AT is a 2 meter handheld is an achievement in ergonomic miniaturization. The transmit range is 144-147.995 and the receive range is 140 to 163 MHz. Output is 1.0/0.1 watts (2.6 watts with optional power source). Approximate output with battery packs (sold separately):  BP-20 case 1.4W, BP-21 1.2W, BP-22 1.6W, BP-23 1.6W and BP-24 2.6W.

The Icom µ 2AT comes with flexible BNC antenna, wrist strap, two BP-20 battery packs,  two BP-22 battery packs,  and BC-50U wall charger. 

No Operating Manual



Standard C156A information found on http://www.qth.net/pipermail/standard/2003-January/000031.html and https://www.eham.net/reviews/view-product?id=2147

Old Price $25.00 , Now 15.00 

The unit powers on with 4 new alkaline batteries and was operational on 147.180

This unit is equipped with a battery case that uses four AA cells. Rechargeable cells can be used with an external charger. No Manual



Standard C228A information found on https://www.eham.net/reviews/view-product?id=3384 

Price - Make an Offer

This unit comes with an owners manual, charging unit and battery. The unit does not appear to be operational at this time.



Alinco DJ-F1T information found on https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/djf1t.html

Price - Make an Offer

Three RF Levels, CTCSS Encode, Six Scan Types, 40 Memories, DTMF Squelch, Illuminated DTMF keypad, Airband Receive (with mod.), Pager Function, Auto Power Off

The Alinco DJ-F1T is 2 meter HT provides up to 5 watts output with optional EBP-18N or with 13.8VDC input. Enjoy extended receive from 138-174 MHz with VHF Airband receive in AM mode (with minor modification). This HT boasts many advanced features including 40 memories, six scan modes, priority, backlit DTMF keypad, pager/code squelch, battery save, lock, beeper on/off, reverse function and automatic dialing function.

This unit comes with an owners manual, battery and antenna The operational status is unknown at this time as there is no charger.



Yaesu FT-411E information found on https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/ft411e.html

Price - Make an Offer

49 Channel Memories, 10 DTMF Memories, Digital LCD, Scan, Two VFOs, S/Power Meter

The Yaesu FT-411E operates on 2 meters from 144-148 MHz with 2 to 5 watts depending on battery used. It features and LCD display, 49 memories, 10 DTMF memories (15 digit), scanning and priority channel. VOX is supported with optional YH-2 headset.

The unit comes with operating manual, two FNB-10 Batteries, two NC-28B battery chargers, FBA-17 battery case (for 6 AA batteries) and rubber antenna.

Unit appears to be operational.



Yaesu FT-470 sn 20510330 information found on https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/ft470.html

Old Price $60.00 , Now 30.00 SOLD
42 Memories, 4 VFOs, DTMF Keypad, DTMF Auto Dialer, Scanning, Backlit Keypad, CTCSS Encode, Auto Repeater Shift. Auto Power Off

The innovative Yaesu FT-470 2M/440 HT has many sophisticated features. And they are all built into a robustly built chassis with rubber gasket seals around the easy-to-use external controls. It boasts four VFOs and 42 memories plus an impressive backlit dual band LCD. Power output can be as high at 5 watts per band with either the optional FNB-11 or FNB-12 battery packs.

This unit has a rubber antenna, a FNB-12 Battery and a display that has minor damage. Unit appears to be operational.



Yaesu FT-470 sn 1N4081126 information found on https://www.universal-radio.com/catalog/ht/ft470.html

Old Price $90.00 , Now 45.00 SOLD

42 Memories, 4 VFOs, DTMF Keypad, DTMF Auto Dialer, Scanning, Backlit Keypad, CTCSS Encode, Auto Repeater Shift. Auto Power Off

The innovative Yaesu FT-470 2M/440 HT has many sophisticated features. And they are all built into a robustly built chassis with rubber gasket seals around the easy-to-use external controls. It boasts four VFOs and 42 memories plus an impressive backlit dual band LCD. Power output can be as high at 5 watts per band with either the optional FNB-11 or FNB-12 battery packs.

This unit has a rubber antenna, two FNB-12 Batteries,  NC-18B charger, MH-32 Speaker/mike (wire is intact but the rubber is degraded)