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Talentcell LF120A1 Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) Battery

Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries have really taken the market by storm. And with good reason- they have a long shelf life‚ high power capacity‚ and deliver a more consistent voltage than many other types of batteries available. Plus they weigh considerably less than comparable lead acid batteries- This technology is ideal for ham radio portable […]

Your Questions Answered – November 2019

October was crazy‚ the month started out with QRZ.com reporting that I was dead. Then I had a busy month of amateur radio activities including helping our local club relocate some repeater equipment‚ attending the Wisconsin ARES/RACES conference‚ and spending this last weekend activating a pair of Parks on the Air entities. The POTA activation […]

POTA Activations: Governor Thompson State Park & Peshtigo River State Forest

Fall camping is the best camping! This weekend I operated in two locations that as of yet had no Parks on the Air activation: Governor Thompson State Park K-1453 and Peshtigo River State Forest K-5580. Both are located in Northeast Wisconsin near the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Parks on the Air: https://parksontheair.com/ Products Used/Mentioned in this […]

Your Questions Answered (Is HF equipment too expensive) October 2019

September was a busy month- I did manage to get outside with some field operations and attended a rained out Radioexpo last week. I appreciate and thank the Chicago FM Club for the hard work they put into that show every year. Hopefully next year will have better weather. But in Wisconsin we’re full-on with […]

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