Review: The New ATS-25 Si4732 Receiver

While the new ATS-25 has a touch screen and gives the appearance (illusion) of a big upgrade from its ATS-20 predecessor, once the cover comes off there’s little to get excited about. The $55 ATS-20…

Whew! Made It Again This Year!

Today I received my 13 colonies special event certificate. I was beginning to think it may have gotten lost in the mail. However, I can imagine the work it takes to get all those certificates…

Just a Lazy X5105 Monday Morning on 20…

Had a super lazy start to the week. The mosquitos seemed quiet this morning for a change and the WX was actually reasonable for the first time in days. The bands were a bit funky…

FS: XIEGU X5105 With Extras

My personal XIEGU X5105 QRP transceiver is up for sale. I have too many radios. The radio is in like new condition both functionally and cosmetically. Extras included are the Carrying Case, AC Power Supply,…

QSO TODAY VIRTUAL HAM EXPO THIS WEEKEND 8/14-8/15

The QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo is almost here!  Festivities kick off Friday night August 13, at 6:00 PM PDT (14-Aug 0100 UTC), with some great broadcasts from Ham Radio Workbench, Ham Radio 2.0, and the…

For Us QRPers : The Annual NJ Skeeter…

From the Desk of Larry W2LJ We’re just one week away! Sunday, August 15th is the running of the 10th Annual NJQRP Skeeter Hunt. If you haven’t gotten your Skeeter Number, now is the perfect…

Just To Add To The Confusion!

Sightly off topic but amusing to me is the fact that CB radio manufacturers have been petitioning the FCC for a rule change since 2017. The rule permits the 11 meter crowd to operate on…