Amateur Radio Operator

15 Aug 2022

aprs.fi and KML from Google Earth Pro

302 words, ~1 min read

Using KML files on aprs.fi to track APRS targets on a path using the aprs.fi KML overlay mode.
14 Aug 2022

Importance of emergency power in amateur radio

493 words, ~2 min read

Today on our usual Sunday night net _(0130 UTC on 146.835Mhz PL 131.8 around EN44eb)_ we experienced a brief power outage in several parts of town and some surrounding areas.
11 Jun 2022

Trinona 2022

480 words, ~2 min read

Trinona 2022 has come and gone, and with that my first public service event.
25 Dec 2021

Happy and Sad Christmas

211 words, ~0 min read

Today is Christmas for those of us that celebrate it, and the face of my child this morning was a beacon of light. To those of you that celebrate it, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all!
16 Jul 2021

Yaesu Factory Service

1,716 words, ~7 min read

I would like to start with the fact that I haven't been a ham for awfully long, since May 2020. I am employed by a multi-national electronics company and work in the repair department with enough boards to make my brain numb. I've seen a LOT of things.