Category: Recent Posts

Recent Posts are my latest blog entries to my website.

SDRPlay RSP1A for the win

SDRPlay RSP1A for the win….best money I have spent in the hobby. I started out with the SDRPlay RSP1 about 7 years ago. The upgrade to the RSP1A happened about two years ago. The RSP1A covers the complete radio spectrum from 1kHz (VLF) to 2GHz (Microwaves) with up to a…

Phonema PHITS speaker upgrade

I am doing a Phonema PHITS speaker upgrade to my Kenwood SP-990 speakers. The second upgrade will be the Phonema PHITS acoustic modification kits. They will ship in February from DX Engineering. Despite the $295 price tag, the Kenwood SP-990 received numerous complaints of poor audio quality. After listening to…

Those wascally wabbits are in for an education

Those wascally wabbits are in for an education. That is to say, I’m thinning the herd. I have spent most of the summer on the road, hauling gravel. Some new to me equipment had arrived at the shack and it’s time to put it on the air. During the shack…

Building the QRPGuys code trainer

Building the QRPGuys code trainer was a quick and easy project. I enjoy their products because of the high quality. This device will send characters in groups of 5 at a speed setting of your choice. The use of a paddle or key is available to practice your sending skills….

More Updates

Using Drupal 7, I built my last website. The learning curve was a little steep, but the end result was OK. After two and a half years, I decided it was limiting my goals for the site. Tonight I made a few more updates to this site. Updates While the…