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Oohh its nice! the Icom ICR-8600

Whether deployed with two receivers on a single 19-inch rack, or on your desk at home, the IC-R8600 is an impressive upgrade to any serious SIGINT team, interference research team, or the avid shortwave or…

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Digital radio, transforming ham radio.

Digital radio, love it or hate it is here for a while longer, the debate on whether its “real radio” rages on! personally I love it and use a variant of it every day. 🙂…


Heil PR-40

Silky smooth perfect in everyway, the Heil PR-40.. comes in a leather like bag with chunky foam inner, full bodied sound from a front firing dynamic microphone.. simply a joy! http://46.32.240.39/m0tig.co.uk/heil-2/ Buy here: https://www.hamradio.co.uk Details here: PR…


West mountain radio battery analyzer.

you Use a PC to accurately test your battery Easy to use software helps to determine actual AMP hour capacity Works with Lead Acid, Lithium-Ion or Alkaline batteries. You can overlay multiple test results and…


Coax cable, plug and adapter losses

I gave myself a little project earlier this week, to explain in layman’s terms how much is lost through a connection and coax.. I asked one of the engineers at work and he gave me…



Plex Media Server

I needed a way to serve live TV and media over the house, I installed Plex and WOW! what a bit of software.. Try it here https://www.plex.tv/ i have a simple set u with an…



Pi-Star

I’ve been playing with the DV-Mega at work together with the PI-Star software from MW0MWZ.. its been a very simple process so far, and I really like the concept.. mostly autonomous with default dstar ref…