Re: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Sony ICF-S5W

Russ Edmunds <wb2bjh@...>

"In summary, the ICF-S5W is the most sensitive stock AM portable I
have ever owned, and is certainly capable of providing great DX
thrills even now, for those few DXers fortunate enough to find a


Even if I substitute "Used" for "Owned" I'm not sure I could say that. My vote would have to go to the original RS TRF 12-655, although the S5W, 2010 and the Hammarlund HR-10 are all close.

Russ Edmunds
Blue Bell, PA ( 360' ASL )
[15 mi NNW of Philadelphia]
40:08:45N; 75:16:04W, Grid FN20id
FM: Yamaha T-80 & Onkyo T-450RDS w/ APS9B @15'
AM: Modified Sony ICF 2010 barefoot

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