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What’s all the fuss about GMRS? Radioddity GM-N1

These are great starter radios for getting your feet wet on GMRS. Let’s Check them out – and see if we can get somebody hooked while we’re at it.

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#FT8Off – Support Your Devs! – 2021-11-18

This is our weekly FT8 Sprint where we try to make as many contacts as possible in 1 hour. I say "try" because mostly we get distracted and talk about squirrels. Conquer the Bands, but be polite about it!

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2022 ARRL Handbook Release – Let’s see what it says about FT8

The ARRL asked me to take a look at their new handbook and see what the WSJT-X/FT8 sections looked like.

6 Volume Set: http://www.arrl.org/shop/ARRL-Handbook-2022-Six-Vol-Book-Set/
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USB Mason Jar Accent Lights

This is a super easy/quick build that results in some nice ambience around the house. I’m really impressed with the results.

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#FT8Off Move Over Turkeys! 2021-11-11

This is our weekly FT8 Sprint where we try to make as many contacts as possible in 1 hour. I say "try" because mostly we get distracted and talk about squirrels. Conquer the Bands, but be polite about it!

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How to tell if you have a bad NanoVNA

This was a fun journey/project to play with and I learned a lot. Let me share the journey with you and how you can tell if your Nano is good or not.

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0:00 Intro
0:56 Touch Screen Problems
4:05 Sweep an Antenna
5:30 Comparing against a Good NanoVNA
7:20 Firmware Update #3
9:45 Switches to Center Mode?
10:38 Physical Comparison
13:24 Test Dummy Load on the K9WEN Unit
14:24 NanoVNA Test Procedure
19:00 Bad NanoVNA
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Is this the Final Build? AA-30.Zero 3D Build – Arduino Based Antenna Analyzer

Let’s put it together – 3d Printing, Antenna Analyzer, Arduino.

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πŸ‘‰ 3d Case: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:5030342

GitHub Repo: https://github.com/TemporarilyOffline/AA-30.Zero
Dude’s video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t717p3Utgi4

Here’s how my pins worked out:

byte rowPins[ROWS] = {11, 10, 9, 8};

byte colPins[COLS] = {6, 5, 3, 2};

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Brand New Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W – Quad Core Upgrade

This just came out today, let’s check it out!

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#FT8Off for 2021-10-28 – Ham Radio Sprint

This is our weekly FT8 Sprint where we try to make as many contacts as possible in 1 hour. I say "try" because mostly we get distracted and talk about squirrels. Conquer the Bands, but be polite about it!

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Cheap Amazon Balun/Unun Transformer for QRP Radios

I wasn’t looking for QRP, but I WAS looking for all the basics in an easy to buy kit form. Did I win?

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