It’s not a terrific day for propagation but nonetheless I wanted to see if I could determine how far my new Mag Loop was reaching. Here are all the stations hearing me on 20 meters using WSPR mode. I guess Botswana ain’t bad.
Today I received my brand new MFJ-1786 Super Hi-Q Loop Antenna that I order from DX Engineering. As I’ve said before in this blog, I have always marveled at these antennas. Well, the day has come. How will it perform? I really wanted to try my new loop out, so I found a spot in … Read more
HomePatrol Extreme Upgrade I now have the Extreme Upgrade for my Uniden Homepatrol scanner. Here’s what the paid Upgrade gets you: Complete front-panel programmability – lets you edit existing systems in favorites lists, or create new systems from scratch. You’ll no longer be tied solely to the information we provide in our Database … Read more
I am seriously looking at buying one of these Uniden Bearcat HomePatrol scanners in the near future. This is state of the art in scanning and I’m impressed with the audio I’ve heard on some YouTube videos. I need a scanner that doesn’t just sit there but likes to be tinkered with. I like eye-candy … Read more