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 a couple of times.
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.