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Yaesu FT-891 Cashback

Thanks Marc for the message about NevadaRadio and the cash back offer on the Yaesu FT-891. I didn’t know anything about it till you told me and of course I’m happy to add it here for you. 108 more words

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It was all goin' to hail down in Texas last night

Just last week I posted about preparing for spring weather.

Yesterday, we were pummeled by a hail storm and the tornado sirens went off.  Nothing like a spring storm to bring a day to an end quickly. 55 more words

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Komunica PWR-BC-200L 5/8 PMR-446

Moving on from the antennas we featured the other day another new antenna at Konektor5000 is a 5/8 which works from 400-460Mhz so falls well within the boundary for use on the unofficial UHF CB band that sits on 446Mhz. 106 more words

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CQ WW WPX SSB Contest! (Video)

It was search & pounce time this weekend on the HF bands! Propagation was tough… I won’t lie… I edited out quite a bit of unsuccessful contacts on the video… but was still lots of fun nonetheless. 16 more words

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A Year Ago

Has it been a year already?  One year ago today, 26 March 2016, I passed the Element 2 Technician Class Exam, sponsored by the Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club… 76 more words

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GM6MEN-L operating schedule for week commencing 26th March 2017

Planned schedule for the coming week is as follows:

Sunday 26th  – normal*.

Monday 27th  – normal.

Tuesday 28th – possible evening operation.

Wednesday 29th – normal. 116 more words

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Yaesu FT-70D CFM Handheld 

Yaesu have released news recently on a new CFM Dual Band hand held radio which will come to market with prices $190 including shipping being noted so far in the USA. 136 more words

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