Category: Amateur Radio

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 …

Log4OM Video Demonstration Read More »

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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 …

End of the year update Read More »

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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 …

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

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I’ve come to the realization that it is much more interesting to practice CW by listening to real live stations. Lately I have been tuning around the bands to find a QSO or station that is transmitting somewhere near what …

Practicing CW / Morse Code by Listening to Real Stations Read More »

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Happy New Year! Now that 2015 has come to a close and we have a whole new year ahead of us, I’ve decided to set some ham radio goals for the year. I am probably being overly ambitious but if …

Welcome to 2016 – My Ham Goals For The Year Read More »

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Back when I first got licensed (Canadian Basic) you only had privileges on bands above 30 MHz. If you wanted to get on HF you had to learn and pass a Morse Code test. There were actually two tests, one …

Re-Learning Morse Code Read More »

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I had a blast working K1N earlier this year and from this trailer it looks like the DXpedition team did also. Apparently the DVD is 44 minutes in length and the initial production run is around 1000 units. I might have …

K1N Navassa DXpedition Official DVD Trailer Read More »

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It took me two attempts to get the paperwork right and 6 weeks of waiting but they are finally here!

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ICOM has unveiled the IC-7300 transceiver. It is an all mode (SSB / CW / RTTY / AM / FM), HF + 50Mhz radio that comes in the 3 models listed below. IC-7300 – 100 W IC-7300M – 50 W …

ICOM unveiled IC-7300 at Tokyo Ham Fair 2015 Read More »

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— I am not affiliated with the Greenwood ARC, but I am an NSARA member, so I wanted to pass this along — The Greenwood Amateur Radio Club is pleased to host the 2015 NSARA Picnic! The event will be …

2015 NSARA Picnic Read More »

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