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Icom 7300 Microphone Christmas Savings Plan

The Icom 7300 microphone that’s included with the radio gets great audio reports, but I can’t use a hand mic while contesting or running a net. When I first received my Icom 7300 I ordered a Heil Y cable with blocking capacitor so I could continue using my dynamic microphones. They weren’t real expensive mics, but I wanted to use …

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Raspberry Pi WSJT-X WSPR

Well it’s easier than I thought! The Raspberry Pi WSJT-X installation that is. The Raspberry Pi 3 doesn’t take up much room at all! That’s the beauty of this little gem (See the photo). It’s about the size of a Signalink USB. It’s a simple matter of updating your source.list and installing WSJT-X from the package and it was up and …

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Fldigi Running On Raspberry Pi 3 – Icom 7300

Fldigi, Icom 7300, Raspberry Pi 3 I’ve been looking for some more things to do with the Raspberry Pi 3. DXSpider is running on one of them and the other is used for testing. The one for testing is in my office next to my radio, the Icom IC-7300.  I’ve tried a few applications with it and I’m happy to …

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DXSpider Raspberry Pi 3 Configuring Partner Links

Now that we have our DXSpider Raspberry Pi 3 running; the ./cluster.pl launched and we are able to bring up the console, we need to make some partner links. See my previous post, Raspberry Pi 3 DXSpider installation. But first, there is the issue of making our DXSpider Raspberry Pi 3 available on the internet. In the last post I …