A first grade teacher in a Maine classroom explains to her class that she is a Patriot’s fan.

I have been purchasing some used ham radio equipment from Ebay and decided to see what the Kenwood TS-2000 transceivers are going for on the used market. I discovered they are holding their value quite well… a bit too well actually.

During construction of a vertical antenna in my back yard, I wondered if the popular suggestion that ground rods are essential to good RF performance and antenna efficiency even if you have a system of radials was true.

The answer appears to be no. Visit…


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TenTec Omni VII

A fellow wrote an excellent summary of some possible ways to control a TenTec Omni VII radio from the Internet. Here is the link…