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Wonderwand Antenna

The Wonder Wand Whip looks similar to a Miracle Whip. It mounts directly on the back of the radio using its integral PL-259 connector, and has two controls that face forward for ease of access. The lower control is a bandswitch which has eight positions,

FT 817 hidden menu

FT 817 hidden menu Wanna know how to access to a Yaesu FT 817 hidden menu? It’s very simple: just push and hold A, B and C simultaniously while putting the rig on, and you’re in the hidden menu with about 57 settings. Now that you entered the FT

Alexloop HF antenna review – cost, considerations and tips

Alexloop HF antenna review – cost, considerations and tips Here you find PY1AHD describing and introducing us his great antenna that I personally tested with my two QRPs ( Icom 703 and Yaesu FT 817 ND).  What can we say on this loop antenna? Only one word:

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FT-817 Yaesu – Forum & Groups on internet

The FT-817 is Yaesu’s unique, tiny, MF – UHF low power amateur radio transceiver. On this page I’ve posted notes on various things related to it which may be of interest to fellow users. If you’re interested in more information about using the FT-817, however,

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How to do PSK31 using IPAD and FT 817 ND

How to connect our FT 817 radio on IPAD and transmit in digital via PSK31? A number of apps exist for different digital modes for iOS devices. RTTY, AX.25 Packet, PSK31,  SSTV . PSK31: I tried both softwares on the APP store: I-PSK31 PSKer These

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QRP Frequencies – Keep in mind these

Dear QRP ham radio addicted, These frequencies are reserved to us.   Remember we don’t “own” these popular frequencies but they are a good place to start calling CQ.    

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Elecraft KX3 vs Yaesu FT 817

Elecraft KX3 vs Yaesu FT 817 Hello everybody. Welcome to the Elecraft KX3 versus Yaesu FT 817 quick comparison The Price The Elecraft KX3 comes with the MH3 microphone,  KXBC3 charger, USB port cable (to upload firmware, to use it as SDR receiver on your PC) (no