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#65 Speechless. 

“Ever listened to Drake grandpa?” he asked, the old man was speechless. “Ever listened to sparrows chirping?” grandpa retorted. He took a deep breath and threw his headphones away! 16 more words

Skip a channel on the Baofeng UV-5R

Your UV-5R manual sucks, I know, as I tried using it too. The alternate manuals are better.

Trying to do a basic function like skipping a channel so it doesn’t blare at you? 45 more words

Birds cuddling

I see two budgies

Perched on a branch

Nuzzling into each other’s necks

Looking so comfy, cozy

I wish I was a bird with feathers as my coat… 22 more words

The Alda 103 on CW

Figure 1: CW oscillator level control on the Alda 103 (see text).

I had been operating the Alda 103 CW/SSB triband ham radio, a gem from the seventies, for a couple weeks on the SSB end of forty meters. 62 more words

"Is Kindle Scout Right for You?" by Ann Everett

Please help me welcome Ann Everett with a fantastic article about Kindle Scout, which I was anxious to read myself. I don’t fully understand the process, so it is great to hear from someone with experience. 1,115 more words

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Cardinals have a very distinctive sound. I heard this Cardinal chirping his song for several minutes before I could find him. He blended in well with the crab apple tree buds and leaves.


Painting simple BIRDS

Just painting simple birds, chipping, singing along.

Link to the video tutorial Painting SIMPLE Birds: WATERCOLOUR painting