Category: Ham Radio

  • CHA F-Loop 3.0 POTA

    I had an opportunity to take out my Chameleon F-Loop 3.0 to park VE-1187 near Lethbridge, Alberta on January 22, 2022 and it did not disappoint. This was my first time operating the loop outside my QTH. I paired it with my trusty tripod in the parking lot and mounted it approximately 2 meters in…

  • International Space Station (ISS) Slow Scan TV (SSTV) Ham Radio Adventures

    International Space Station (ISS) Slow Scan TV (SSTV) Ham Radio Adventures

    The ISS is currently (at the time of writing) broadcasting lunar exploration images throughout Dec 26 2021 – Dec 31 2021. They broadcast on 145.8 FM with a 25 watt output making receiving the transmissions a relatively easy affair. It has been unusually cold here in Southern Alberta (-40c) but I thought I would bundle…