Using a Gimmick to Tap the IF of…

Here's a way to tap the IF of a transceiver using a very small value capacitor constructed from a "gimmick". This idea works great. I should have a gimmick in some other projects.

When it Doesn’t Go Your Way! :)

Rather hilarious time working the late shift, trying to put my wing nuts, nuts and washers into the bags. I've now ordered a canning funnel! The first few went OK, then basically a total disaster.…

Ham Radio Deluxe Install and Setup

Ham Radio Deluxe is a professional grade software for Ham Radio users of logbooks and digital HF modes. This video will be the first in a series of videos about configuring this great tool for…

Will It Start? Field Day Generator / Tower…

My Hydraulic Tower / Generator has stood dormant for around 5 years now. Fuel filters shredded, battery dead. I have no idea if it'll start. Today I gave it a complete going over inc power…

A Coronal Hole Triple Play: Solar Storm Forecast…

This Solar Storm Forecast is sponsored in part by 3ric Johanson: http://instagram.com/scubist This week we have a set of three coronal holes rotating into the Earth-strike zone. The fast wind they send could bring aurora…