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Radio Amateur News, 1920. Radio Collector Video Series - California Historical Radio Society. The 5-part PBS series from 1985, “Radio Collector” was nominated for a Los Angeles Area Emmy for Best Informational Series.

Radio Collector Video Series - California Historical Radio Society

All five parts appear below. For more information contact series producer Mike Adams. What is Radio Collector? Read the story in the Los Angeles Times These were originally posted on Mike’s YouTube Channel. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4. AM Modulation Monitor. Amateur Radio SSB ESSB AM Hi-fi Audio Experimentation - Kenwood TS-850S / DSP-100 Modifications and Settings by KA0KA. Test_Configure_RTLdongle - g4zfqradio. Testing the RTL Dongle Independently of any SDR Software:- Below:- RTL_Eeprom set different identification information for the dongles so HDSDR and other software will differentiate between two or more dongles.

Test_Configure_RTLdongle - g4zfqradio

RTL_Test This will test the driver installation and the dongle. If these results confirm basic operation then look for configuration or DLL problems. Inside the x32 or x64 as appropriate you will find rtl_test.exe. Run it, as Administrator. Open a command window, navigate to the folder containing the RTL utilities, for example:- D:\MoreProgramFiles\RTL=Test> Type RTL_Test [press Enter (Return)]

NW Digital Radio » Author » John Hays. The Germans have done it again!

NW Digital Radio » Author » John Hays

From the folks that brought us the ircDDB network, we hear from Hans-Jürgen Barthen, DL5DI, that there is now a gateway between D-STAR (DCS Gateways) and Hytera DMR Repeaters using the AMBEServer with either the DV3000 or ThumbDV™. This gateway is in use at a handful of DMR repeaters in Germany and Austria with systems soon to be implemented in Sweden and Switzerland. You can download executables for the gateway and combine with the AMBEServer to create your own gateway. The software does D-STAR callsign to DMR radio ID mapping and transports audio between networks using the Hytera API.

INNOVATION THAT WORKS. HARD. RTLSDR_with_HDSDR.pdf. Sherwood Engineering Inc. (SEI) Logbook of the World - ARRL. HDSDR & RTL Dongle. Upconverter, Panadaptor. - g4zfqradio. A really cheap SDR is available in the form of digital TV USB "dongles".

HDSDR & RTL Dongle. Upconverter, Panadaptor. - g4zfqradio

These use 8 bit sampling but can produce very useable results. HDSDR may be used with these dongles to give a display width of up to 2MHz, sometimes more. Depending on the actual model their frequency range is from 24-55MHz up to over 1, maybe 2GHz. Receiver Test Data. Amateurshack. Bill Winkis -KC4PE Cataula, Georgia Email KC4PE Scroll the entire Amateur Radio Page for all details or Click on a heading below for topics Operating Console ...............................

Amateurshack

Station Wiring .................................... Near Field Monitors ............................. 71030i.pdf. PSKer. Your antenna rotating system. Select your antenna rotating system Turn, turn, turn It sounds like "R-r-r-r-r" while rotating although in the reality it is really a silent gear.

Your antenna rotating system

But I use this judicious subterfuge to divide the selection of a rotator in several "R-points". We will mainly discuss about the rotator supporting an antenna mast. There are other solutions to turn an antenna like the rotating ring equipped with a TIC ringrotor. Ham Radio Sounds - Internet and Radio: Sounds. Irrigation Pipe Antenna Mast. BACKGROUND: People have been asking me for the last 20 years to publish the plans for my very lightweight 55 foot portable APRS push up antenna mast.

Irrigation Pipe Antenna Mast

This mast is made from 3 pieces of abandoned thin-wall irrigation piping that can be obtained for a song from any nursery or farmer. It only weighs 35 pounds and can be held up with one hand. SCAM Series Clark Military Masts. No field mast kit can be easier and quicker to extend, use and retract than a vehicle mounted telescopic type.

SCAM Series Clark Military Masts

Over many years the Clark SCAM Series have provided this facility. They are recognised immediately by the square section steel case which protectes the mast and provides attachment points for vehicle mounting or 4 telescopic field legs. Although not light in weight, the solid construction becomes an advantage when erection is required off a vehicle on a hard surface, when picketing and guying is not possible. The original role of these masts was that of carrying VHF/UHF radio relay antennas. These days their great stability is leading them to new applications supporting today's military electronic devices. Telescoping Home Antenna Mast. Google Translate. Make your own transceiver with a Dorji DRA818U or DRA818V.

These modules have been around for a while, but they fascinate me.

Make your own transceiver with a Dorji DRA818U or DRA818V

For only US $12,88 you get a fully functional 1 Watt transceiver working on either VHF or UHF. The last letter in the model number tells you which version it is. The modules are available on eBay from seller Dorjigroup (link). Dorji DRA818U-Inside Hamshop.cz sells PCBs including the DRA818 series: Highly mobile packet radio. Highly mobile packet radio. The Mobilinkd TNC1 started its life, as with many things these days, as an Arduino project.

Highly mobile packet radio

It quickly took on a life of its own, first gaining Bluetooth capabilities when I discovered the latent abilities of APRSdroid. Yhamradio Yhamradio. Radio amateur. Open Emitter. Jacob Schmidt and Son. Founded in 1936, Jacob Schmidt & Son specializes in the fabrication of custom stainless steel equipment and operates a stainless steel hardware store. Originating as material stocked for our manufacturing activities, the hardware store product line has expanded to include a variety of stainless steel items and accessories. Jacob Schmidt & Son holds in high regard personal contact with our customers. Knowledgeable sales staff are available to assist you with your needs. This catalog includes an overview of our manufactured items as well as the hardware store product line. We offer cut-to-size availability on items such as sheet metal, flat, round, and square bar, tubing, pipe, threaded rod, and cutting board.

Our fabrication capabilities and supply resources allow us to provide custom stainless steel items that may not be part of our regularly stocked product line. Ad5x. Antenna for Ham Radio. Chelmsford, Essex JO01FS. Portable Operation Leaving the Shack and operating somewhere outside can be fun - Often it gives you a better chance of hearing something distant thanks to the low noise-floor and extra space for decent/resonant aerials.

The latest /P kit comprises an FT-857D, 7Ah+12Ah lead-acid batteries and an LDG YT-100 auto-ATU. The whole lot is usually transported on the back of my mountain bike... The page you're trying to view is for members only. Amateur Radio Kit Roundup – Updated 2/18/2013. The Splinter – from Breadboard Radio Kit building appears to be on the rise again. With so many people talking about it lately I attempted to research sources for kits, only to find out that there wasn’t a single-source for Ham Radio kit suppliers. I decided to put together a good list of sources for kits that are currently available. Many of these are for QRP operation, but a few are full-featured professional transceivers (Elecraft, DZ). On the beginners side there are a few sources that stand out: Hendricks has a great assortment of kits, including some SSB QRP equipment.

WB2VSJ HP-23 Rebuild Page. At least the bottom looks a bit cleaner. The 100K bleeder resistors all were way out of spec. They measured: Capacitor Rebuild Using a large tubing cutter, I was able to open the cans up. I didn't like the way the tubing cutter "crimped" the edge of the cans. I then used a heat gun to heat the cans up a bit so the innards would slide out. I ordered modern caps from Mouser to put inside the old cans. Boatanchor Pix. According to our frequency-counter you are tuned to BA channel Count Totals E-mail Address courtesy of gmail Send a message to the keeper of this web page Rich kb8tad for a personal reply.

Note that my e-mail address has to be changed. This is so that automated spambots cannot use it easily. Sign my new guestbook courtesy of smartguestbook.com Don't bother to fill in your e-mail. ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER ( Version 2.0) One year ago, I began building my own solar system to provide power for my village house.Initially I made a LM317 based charge controller and an Energy meter for monitoring the system.Finally I made PWM charge controller.In April-2014 I posted my PWM solar charge controller designs on the web,it became very popular. Lots of people all over the world have built their own. Sivan Toledo's Technical Ups and Downs. W4JBM's Thoughts on Test Gear. Every couple of months I hear from someone who asks what they need to buy to get started repairing their radios or tinkering with projects. KYARES Training Program Test 1 and 2 Study Material:

When you go out on a real emergency there are several things you need to understand. The first four listed relate to expectations and attitude while the remainder deal with specific actions that your group will need to handle. Expect confusion. W7MRI's Anderson Powerpole Power Hub. Heathkit_SB-101_Manual.pdf. 102. The purpose of this Web Site is to help you bring those Heathkit SB-101 and SB-102 transceivers back to life. This information is also applicable to other tube type units. Collecting Heathkit Models SB-101,102 & HW-100,101. Kenwood TS-850S Setup. The WBR – A Simple High Performance Regen Receiver for 40M by N1BYT. EDIT (July 26th 2014) – If you’re thinking of building the WBR, I strongly suggest you check out my most recent build here, which incorporates a mod suggested by LA3PNA, and a different configuration for the AF amp that I think provides nicer sounding audio.

The full schematic is published there also. A blog about ham radio, Linux and more… VK2BLC - Callsign Lookup by QRZ.COM. Main station is located at home address 30 north street, Dubbo, NSW, 2830. Internet Archive Search: collection:73-magazine. VE6WZ. Wire antenna. Goedkoop op 40/20 (en 10 meter met tuner) zelfbouwdraadantenne. Al meer dan 5 jaar geleden heb ik al eens een paar goedkope traps gemaakt en er een klein stukje over op mijn website gezet, met de ontwikkelingen dat de Novice amateurs (binnenkort) op HF mogen leek het me eens een leuk idee om het netjes uit te werken. Het uitgangspunt van de draadantenne is dat het simpel zelf te maken moet zijn en weinig mag kosten, een prima stimulatie om de hoofdreden waar onze licentie voor afgegeven is ‘de zelfbouw en het experimenteren’ wat leven in te blazen. Ag. Vk3ye dot com - AMATEUR RADIO - PROJECTS - CB - SHORTWAVE - SCANNING. W2ZZA - Callsign Lookup by QRZ.COM. At the heart of my life is a deep, abiding love for the medium of radio itself, a love manifested since childhood.

The BIG Rigs. Open Emitter. SHORT BASE LOADED TOP BAND ANTENNA FOR 160 Meters M0MTJ: i1wqrlinkradio.com. Magnetic loop antenna Car Tuning. PocketPacket iOS. PocketPacket is an APRS client for your iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch. The “Automatic Position Reporting System” is a packet communication protocol used by amateur radio operators (hams) around the world, to report position, status, station capabilities, weather or other information in real time. Microphone Cable for iPod Touch, iPad & iPhone Audio Recording. Antenna Wire Winders - SOTABEAMS. AntenTOP Home page. Army Radio Sales Co. - Home. The EMCOMM Box. The American QRP Club.

Vk3ye dot com - AMATEUR RADIO - PROJECTS - CB - SHORTWAVE - SCANNING. QRP radio FUN! PAC-12 Antenna by KA5DVS. Antennas. Antenna Links. Building the baseplate. K3LR. ZL1BJQ. a dish antenna, an 813, a PL519 hf linear and a QQE06/40 linear. New Jersey QRP Club. Fuerte Cases - Installing Watertight Wire Seals on cases. W6SDO. XTAL Set Society. TAPR. About Us - National Capital Radio & Television Museum. QRZ Forums. DXCluster & DX Research Tool. Simple, Inexpensive Coax Connector Tool. RS-232 rotator control for Yaesu and Hy-Gain rotators. A homemade 5-band Hexbeam antenna. W8WWV Experimentation. RadioReference.com.

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eHam.net. QRZed. HDSDR Homepage. How to Use Your Antenna Tuner. SolderSmoke Daily News. About Hamuniverse.com From a Spark To Ham Radio! Code Practice QST Source.