July2016

  • Larsen 2/70 Mobile Antenna Kicks Butt

    A few months ago I had a Larsen 2/70 mobile antenna installed on my truck, (well I had someone put the NMO mount in, and I did the hard part of screwing the antenna on, lol). No, but seriously, my truck has some serious side curtain airbags that I...
  • WLN KD-C1 UHF Handheld Transceiver Review

    So, the Baofeng UV-5R5 that I bought a little less than a year ago has started to show some signs of wear. The antenna connection point has become loose, and the battery isn’t lasting very long anymore (has the original battery). These are problems that have always been inherent...
  • My first homebrew OCF, eat your heart out Buckmaster

    About a month ago, I decided to hop up on my roof, and do the ole’ switcheroo changing the orientation of my Buckmaster OCF to see if I could possibly make contacts in areas of the world I hadn’t yet before. Being in an inverted V position, this was...
  • N5OAK Logos

    Jeff, K1NSS, was kind enough to make these logos for our amateur radio club just in time for field day! I had many decals made so folks could slap’em on their vehicles or wherever, to hopefully promote the hobby & the club!   He’s such a great artist, I...