Miscellaneous stuff for your shack!
There's Icom's GRID SQUARE MAP, the ARRL's BAND PLAN CHART and OPERATIONS GUIDE, and more ...
on the ISS!
Downloads & Sites
Ham Nation appearances
Tom W5KUB and I discuss satellites ... and life ...
I have had the honor of appearing on Ham Nation with Gordon West and Dr. Bob Heil several times. covered our successful ARISS project in Jurupa Valley, CA. - although technically, well, weird, covers the satellite basics, and Bob playing, "Happy Birthday," to me on his organ. was a quick satellite overview.
Support the Americal Radio Relay League!
It has also been an honor to appear on Amateur Radio Roundtable with
Tom Medlin W5KUB.
Taking you back to the Home Page.
Your choice: Wade through the 84-page user manual, or follow this one-page sheet for programming your FT-60R. Same doc as what is passed out at the “Get to Know Your FT-60" presentations and online meetings.
Just basic data sheet for NiMH drop-in charger now included (2Q 2013) with the FT-60R.
CHIRP-generated .csv and .img datafiles for the Baofeng UV-5R-V2: US simplex freqs, NOAA WX freqs, satellites SO-50, AO-91, AO-92 - and more.
Build Your Own Dual-band J-pole
EVERY ham should build one of these!- They are fun AND efficient AND very transportable. Fellow ham Edison Fong shows you how! Or .
Phil AD5X shows how to protect your ‘817‘s power input, and the use of PowerPoles for power. Easy-to-build enhancement for your ‘817.
For Snow Leopard users. How to set up “port mapping” manually on your system.
At the award-winning (again!) OCCARO ham radio booth! ARRL SW Division newsletter article on our satellite pass at the ORCO Fair.Write-up appeared in CQ Magazine.
The actual equation to determine Doppler shift during a satellite pass.
Get your slide rules out!
Yaesu has been shipping the FT-60R with the SBH-13 drop-in charger since early 2013.
Gary Fisher tours the Trek frame plant in 1978. Bicycling Magazine.
Instruction manual for the hybrid interface we used for our ARISS project.
Antenna restrictions hearing - legal citations.
K6LCS’ brief testimony during antenna restrictions hearing.
One-page programming guides for the IC-207H, IC-208H, IC-706, IC-706MKII, IC-706MKIIG, IC-910, IC-2100, IC-2720, IC-V8000.
One-page programming guides for the IC-R20, IC-T2H, IC-T7H, IC-T81A, IC-T90, IC-V8, IC-U82, IC-V82, IC-W2, IC-W32, IC-Z1A.
Kenwood discontinued this “part” - and offered us the .pdf copy at no charge for this wonderful HT.
One-page programming guides for the TH-G71A, TH-F6A, TM-271A, TM-G707A, TH-D7A, TH-K2AT, and TM-D700.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software is the free global standard for reliably viewing, printing, and commenting on PDF documents. Most of the docs below are .PDFs.