Hotspots for Hams

Amateur radio operators are notoriously thrifty. We will wait to purchase something until we get a 5% coupon, or haggle over shipping. It seems to be a characteristic common to most hams. But we are also generous. The same ham that haggled over $1 at the swap meet might also give you the shirt off […]


APRS RX Comparison

Recently on our Colorado Digital Telegram group, we were discussing the APRS reception capabilities of the Yaesu FT-2 and FT-3 HT’s. I decided to do a quick experiment comparing the APRS reception/decoding of my FT-2DR vs my Kenwood TH-D74a. Here is the video (TL;DR- the Kenwood is much better)