FT8 on the Icom 7300 January 29, 2018

I have started some testing on FT8 with my very cheap dipole in the back yard. Since moving to Ridgefield this last summer, I have been struggling to get a usable antenna or antennas up for permanent use. Having property and room for 3 teenage boys was just not affordable, so we settled from more […]

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RFINDER M1 May 31, 2017

I am the proud owner of a new RFINDER M1. I have been getting into DMR with raspberry pi boards, and when I saw this android phone, I had to have one. After talking to the owner of the company last week, I got more excited about this thing. Its a big phone, and heavy, […]

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Field Day 2017 April 27, 2017

This year I am heading up the Digital station for field day. Its nice to be a part of such a welcoming club. We will operate on the IC7300 with all the accessories. I am putting all the software on a new 14″ Dell Rugged I7 Laptop. Protection from wet and cold is a must […]

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2015 Filed Day June 28, 2015

W7Q – From Larch Mountain, Oregon at about 3800 Feet in the cascades. This was my first field day, and it was awesome. The bugs were big and the weather was HOT!!! But the club was up for the task. Over 1000 contacts made and I was lucky to run the digital station down at […]

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