March 2021 Quiz SOLUTION

March 2021 Quiz SOLUTION

Kit Building (ref Feb. 2021 presentation by Erick VE2LZR)

March 2021 Quiz Solution:

This quiz was based on Erick VE2LZR’s “Kit Building” presentation, which can be downloaded from the Files page of this site.

  1. Which of the following is a benefit (pro) of kit building, according to Erick’s presentation?
    A) You can get the equivalent of a sophisticated $2000 rig for about $100.
    B) The warranty is better than that of a factory-built equipment
    C) Satisfaction of operating and using something you built
    D) Frustration is character-building
    E) Kits are generally more complex circuits than factory-built products
  2. Which of the following is NOT among Erick’s list of recommended kit part sources?
    A) Digikey, Mouser, Newark 
    B) KitsandParts (W8DIZ)
    C) Nettyelectronics 
    D) Bob’s Bits and Bytes
    E) Local stores such as Abra,  Addison
  3. How many kit venders on Erick’s “Big List” received his thumbs-up?
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 5
    E) 7


Correct answers received:

  1. Malcolm VE2DDZ
  2. Dave VA2DGC
  3. Rick VE7RY