Category: Amateur Radio

I built a form for the concrete base for my new tower

Last summer I purchased a 48ft aluminium tower and an antenna rotor. This year I purchased a tri-band yagi to put on top of it. Between work, kids, life, and perpetual procrastination, I haven’t been able to get my prep

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Log4OM Video Demonstration #4 – Setting up Alerts

For some reason I completely forgot to post about my latest video on Log4OM. This time I take a look at the set up and configuration of the alerts and notifications.

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Log4OM Video Demonstration 3.5 – Rig Control using OmniRig

Hello All! I received a comment on my previous video (where I used Hamlib for rig control) by G4POP. He indicated that I would be able to get a view of VFO B in the application if I used OmniRig

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Log4OM Video Demonstration 3 – Configuring Rig Control and CAT

It is once again time for another Log4OM video! In this third installment of the series, I take a look at setting up Right Control / CAT using the Hamlib library and my TS-570. I go through the configuration and

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M8 Transistor Tester Kit

One of the fun things about our great hobby is that we get to tinker with all sorts of gadgets. Over the past couple of years I’ve purchased a few cheap device kits from eBay, Amazon, AliExpress, etc. These gadgets are

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March 2017 Update

Hi Everyone! I hope 2017 is shaping up to be as good as you had hoped! This are going relatively well here except that I have run into some issues with my back within the past two weeks. I have

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Log4OM Demonstration 2 – Setting up real-time log generation

I have posted a second YouTube video in my Log4OM series. This time I take a look at how you set up real-time log generation (webpage) and get it uploaded to your website via the built-in FTP client. 73 for

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Log4OM Video Demonstration

Hello Everyone! Happy 2017! I wanted to post and let you know that I have recently uploaded a video of the logging program that I have been using for quite some time. The name of the program is Log4OM. It is feature

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End of the year update

Wow it has been a while since I’ve posted anything. I guess it’s time for a bit of an update. The most important thing is that I got my TS-570 fixed! Thanks to a local ham who figured out there was a

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Kenwood TS-570S – Issues with Audio and DOTS on screen

I recently posted this to YouTube. My TS-570S has been having a couple of issues. The first is an issue with receive audio dropping down very low a few seconds after turning the radio on. I am told (by a local

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