How Has The ICOM IC-7300 Impacted Ham Radio?

It’s been five years since ICOM introduced the ICOM IC-7300. The IC-7300 was not the first touch screen, software defined radio on the market but ICOM’s price point coupled with the visual spectrum display has…

How to Set Up an ICOM IC-705 Boot…

Load a photo to be displayed when you power on your ICOM IC-705. Simply follow the steps in the video to place a photo on a Micro SD card for the #IC-705 boot up sequence…

New! Xiegu GSOC Panadapter Controller

The soon to be released 8.25 x 4.75 x 1.75 XIEGU GSOC Panadapter Controller for the Xiegu G90 transceiver is schedule for release in November. Presales, as always are available. Based on what I have…

The New Yaesu FTDX10 Transceiver

Yaesu has announced the FTDX10 compact HF transceiver. Yaesu is finally catching up to the competition with its TFT display. Components of the new FTDX10 appear to be borrowed from the FTDX101 line. The 5…

Parks on the Air Activation!

N3HAL and I activated Heckscher State Park park number K-2070 on 10/24. The weather was overcast and a cool breeze was coming from the Great South Bay. 40 meters was open from about 16:00 to…

Should I Buy an ICOM IC-705?

ICOM IC-705 Thinking of buying an ICOM IC-705 All Mode Transceiver? Maybe you should reconsider. Here’s several reasons why you may want to explore alternatives. A well known amateur radio store professes that the ICOM…

ON Now! ARRL Online Auction

I ‘m a bit late getting this one posted. We took a quick weekend vacation We we blessed with perfect weather and fall colors at our favorite resort in northeast PA. The ARRL Online Auction…