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Icom Band Stacking Register and Memo Pad

In Icom 7300, Icom 7610 by K0PIR2 Comments

I have an Icom 7000 and just love using band stacking registers while mobile. It’s a great feature of the Icom transceivers. I use the band stacking registers a little different with my Icom 7300 and 7610 though. The Memo Pad also comes in very handy when I want to quickly save a stations frequency so I can go back …

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The Last Ham Desk Project

In Discussion by K0PIR10 Comments

My new Ham radio shack desk is almost finished. I made a similar one a long time ago and it got thrown out. It was good while it lasted, but this one I think will be the last Ham radio shack desk I ever need. The depth of the desk is very important to us Hams and this one costs …

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Modified Camera Tripod Mount for the Elk Antenna

In Amateur Satellite by K0PIR4 Comments

Sometimes my arm gets tired holding up the Elk antenna, so I started looking for a way to mount it. With the help of another Amateur Radio operator (K3RRR) on YouTube I put together a modified tripod mount for the Elk antenna. I used an old camera tripod like this one,¬†AmazonBasics 60-Inch Lightweight Tripod with Bag¬†and a 3 inch screw …