Thoughts on navigating the new and used equipment marketplace.
My experience setting up WiresX on a Yaesu Fusion DR-1X Repeater
Looking to go beyond the capabilities of Chirp or just looking for commercial software to program your Yaesu FT-8800. The FTB8800 package by G4HFG may just be the ticket.
Quick post on a Yaesu DVS-6 Voice Keyer module install in a FTdx3000
Just a quick note to spread the word, new FTdx3000 firmware has been released.
Headsets are awesome and best of all don’t need to cost several hundred dollars.
It is a two-fer, fun to build and a great tool for antenna work. Build yourself this PC based antenna analyzer without breaking the bank.
Getting the FTdx3000 and Ham Radio Deluxe to sing from the same sheet of music using just the radios built in USB port.
A step by step process to program the FT-8800R with Chirp.
With the tower requirements understood the next step is to identify the manufacturer and model.
Skeptical about the value of a $40 radio, a short high level functional review of the Baofeng BF-F8+