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Nuts & Volts Magazine (May 2009)

Radio Locator Beacon For Flying Objects

By Dan Gravatt    View In Digital Edition  

Exclusive Online Article: The locator beacon weighs about an ounce with its 12-volt A23 alkaline battery, and could be made lighter with the use of surface-mount parts. It’s also simple and inexpensive, so you can afford to build another one if necessary.


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