Online Swap

This Online Swap page lists amateur radio related equipment for sale, trade or wanted by River City ARCS members.  
Submit listings with a brief description, asking price, photos if available, and contact information to
River City ARCS is not responsible for the condition of listed equipment, for the accuracy of descriptions nor for transactions between buyers and sellers.  Listings will automatically be removed after six months unless otherwise notified.

WANTED: Vacuum tubes

Looking for the following Vacuum tubes: 6V6, 6SN7, *6SC7, 6SJ7, 5U4
The 6SC7 is missing, and is desperately needed for my Hammond Organ reverb unit.

Contact Hank Thompson K6HUH, or Gert Thompson @ 916-798-4522 or 916-334-5859

posted December 11, 2018

FOR SALE: Antennas and Free QST Magazines 2003-2014

I have 2003 - 2014 QST magazines free. Also have antennas for sale.

Marianna Freas (Chuck W6FT},, (916) 332-0927

posted October 23, 2018


Pignology PigRemote

PigRemote is an open platform for remote station control. It's a small appliance housing an embedded Linux platform, custom audio codec, and motherboard. It comes in a custom enclosure with connections for:

  • Serial (RS-232) Rig Control
  • Audio In and Out (No third party provider required)
  • Ethernet (wired 10/100 mbps)
  • Power
  • USB Terminal for Linux Shell Access

The internal RF data module makes it possible to control the Station Controller product from Sierra Radio Systems using the application PRControl on Windows, Mac, Linux(TBD), iOS, and Android.  Package includes PigRemote and matching 5V 2A AC Adapter only.

Please read this section in the PigRemote User Guide to determine if PigRemote will work for you. Will PigRemote Work for Me?  List price $249.  
Make any offer. Contact

K6PWA Antenna Tower

Free Antennas

Thomas "Clint" Savage, K6PWA, (916) 457-8192 in Sacramento seeks someone to climb and take away the antennas off the top of his tower. The photo shows a 4 element multi-band HF Yagi antenna, a 2m Yagi, a 2m ‘Ringo’ vertical on top of it, mounted on an antenna rotator and several antennas off the sides.
Call: (916) 457-8192.

posted April 4, 2018

Ham Radio Equipment for Sale - Asking Price Reduced!

1) Yaesu FT-757GX Radio Transceiver $make offer


3) YAESU MD-1 Dynamic Microphone $make offer

4) YAESU YS-60 SWR & Power meter $make offer

5) AEA Pakratt PK-232 Multi-Mode Data Controller $make offer

6) Bencher telegraph key, Bencher BY-1, morse code, cw $make offer

All of the above for $500 or Best Offer
Contact Jorge KC6TEY at or (916) 296-2988

posted July 13, 2018

Carol F. Milazzo,
Jan 21, 2012, 7:36 AM