27 December 2020

Still alive

I haven't been on the air too much lately because of the cold (my shack isn't heated) and physical issues with getting in and out of my old motorhome and the shed my shack is in.  I am hoping to change that by setting up my ICOM IC-706MKII in the motorhome.  I updated my ham radio website today.   I added manuals for my two older Kenwood and one of my KEK 2 meter mobile radios.  Surprisingly enough, two of the three radios works great and I have to find a microphone for my Kenwood TR-7400 then I can test it.  Hopefully when I get the IC-706 set up I'll be a lot more active on the air.

New QRM

So I have found that there is some sort of new RFI bleeding into my receive signal.  I'm not sure what it is exactly but it sounds like ...