The 15th Annual ARRL Auction is Open!

The 15th Annual ARRL Online Auction is now open for registration and bidding.

The 2020 ARRL Auction will be held October 15th – 22nd, 2020 and the early bird preview will start October 8th – 14th, 2020.  



The 2020 ARRL Online Auction includes a large assortment of QST items, including an SPE Expert 1.5K-FA HF amplifier, an ACOM 120S 160 – 6 meter linear amplifier, a Yaesu FTDX101D HF + 6-meter transceiver, an Icom IC-9700 multimode VHF/UHF transceiver, and a RigExpert Stick 230 antenna and cable. There is also some vintage gear up for bid.

Books & Radios

The ARRL Online Auction also features a wide assortment of vintage books, including past editions of The ARRL Handbook, Radios for Everybody, CQ Ghost Ship, and the 1909 “Electricity” volume — in souvenir condition — from the How Does It Work Series.


The Auction is sponsored by GigaParts.

Bidders will also find a large variety of novelty items, ARRL Lab “Mystery Junque Boxes,” ARRL-branded gear and clothing, and items donated by the cast and crew of the Fox Television’s Last Man Standing, starring Tim Allen as Mike Baxter, KA0XTT.

In order to place a bid, you must register on the ARRL Online Auction website. You may browse the website and scope out those “must-have items” without registering, and you may register at any time during the auction.


If you’re on the lookout for some great bargains — and some great fun — plan to check out the 2020 ARRL Online Auction. The auction ends at 10 PM EDT on October 22.

The Proceeds/ Donations

The proceeds from the Online Auction benefit ARRL education programs, including activities to license prospective radio amateurs, strengthen Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES®) training, offer continuing technical and operating education, and create instructional materials.

They are now accepting donations for the 2021 ARRL Online Auction, please contact them today!!!