Wow–got Japan!

Wow–got Japan!

I made contact last night with Japan on 15 meters using BPSK-31. That is the furthest I have ever gone using digital, being over 10,000 km from my location near Toronto. I wasn’t even able to chart the whole trip on Google Earth as shown here. My signal has to go way north over Alaska, … Read more

New Ham Shack Computer

I just upgraded the ham shack computer on the weekend. I settled on this one- My first AMD based computer ever. It has 2 cores and runs Windows 7 64-bit. I needed something more powerful to handle the Flex 3000 software defined radio, and my logging software and DM780 for digital modes. Of course, a … Read more