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Testing Baofeng Spectral Purity with the TinySA – Ham Radio

Testing Baofeng Spectral Purity with the TinySA – Ham Radio

In this video we show how you can test or examine the spectral purity of Baofeng Ham Radio emissions using a TinySA Spectrum Analyzer.

Note: This Radio was sent to me free of charge from Radioddity for; test, evaluation, and review purposes.

Baofeng GT-5R 5W Dual Band Radio [Upgraded Legal Version of UV-5R]

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Ham Radio for Beginners – Coffee and Ham Radio

Come and join the fun! In this edition of Coffee and Ham Radio, we discuss topics of interest for Ham Radio Beginners.

Ham Radio Dude – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCS3bLYRlUQmN1xLZCoidKw
Ham Radio DX – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo_jX41l6nYfnrQuk0qsZFw
KK6USY Ham Radio Adventures – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbTOS3UcdsFXn_N7RjQGdHA

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Mustool MT8206 Multimeter Review

In this video, we take a look at the Mustool MT8206 Autoranging Multimeter.

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Top 5 Tips for New Ham Radio Operators (Beginners)

Top 5 Tips for New Ham Radio Operators (Beginners)

When folks are getting into Ham Radio the process can be confusing and intimidating. Here are some quick tips that I put together based off of questions I get from New Hams or Ham Radio Beginners. Please leave any of your tips in the comments below.

Just a short video where I talk about some of the mistakes that new Hams may make when starting out in Ham Radio. Share yours below…

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Baofeng GT-5R Power Test – Ham Radio

Baofeng GT-5R Power Test – Ham Radio

In this video, we do a quick power test on the new Baofeng GT-5R Handheld Ham Radio.

Note: This Radio was sent to me free of charge from Radioddity for; test, evaluation, and review purposes.

Baofeng GT-5R 5W Dual Band Radio [Upgraded Legal Version of UV-5R]

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TinySA Calibration and Firmware Update

TinySA Calibration and Firmware Update

In today’s video, we look at some new test gear, the TinySA Spectrum Analyzer. It’s designed by the same folks who created the NanoVNA.

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Ham Radio Appliance Operators!?!?

In this episode, we talk about the term “Appliance Operator” as it pertains to Ham Radio. Are you an Appliance Operator? Is it a bad thing? We’ll also cover whatever comes up in the chat; antennas, radios, hamfests, whatever…

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What the Heck is a High Q Ham Radio Antenna?

In this video, we talk about High Q ham radio antennas and what it means. Please post any questions, comments, suggestions, or recommendations below.

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Shorty Forty Antenna VIdeo: https://youtu.be/v6U8jBEtWs0

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Best Ham Radio Antenna for Small Spaces

Best Ham Radio Antenna for Small Spaces

In this video, I show a Ham Radio Antenna that I built for small spaces. The antenna is referred to as a "Shorty Forty" which is a shortened End Fed Half Wave Antenna for 40 Meters (EFHW).

Here is the video where I built the Induction Coil: https://youtu.be/6WXp29yxCEM

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Antenna Analyzers for Ham Radio

In this video we talk a bit about Analyzers for Ham Radio Antennas. Post any; questions, comments, suggestions or recommendations below.

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