Icom IC-2730A Dual Band Radio Review

In this video we take a look at the Icom IC-2730A Dual Band Mobile Radio. Radio: https://amzn.to/2ECtS0F – Affiliate Link Follow me on: Facebook: Facebook.com/everythinghamradio Twitter: Twitter.com/k5clm Instagram: Instagram.com/everything_hamradio If you would like to support this channel, consider becoming a Patron on Patreon at everythinghamradio.com/Patreon K5CLMCreator and Owner of Everything Ham Radio Owner of 2xC Products at 2xcproducts.com http://www.everythinghamradio.com

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Icom ID-31A Plus HT Review

Today we have another quick review! This time take a look at the Icom ID-31A Plus. It is a 70cm only DStar Handheld Transceiver. Check out the video to learn more about this nice little HT then check out the links below to purchase the radio or one of the accessories mentioned in the video. Radio – https://amzn.to/2HxGNmm BNC-SMA Adapter – https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-003507 Cigarette Lighter Adapter – ICOM IC-CP12L – https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-003691 Wall Charger – ICOM IC-BC-167SA – https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-010557 Remote Control Speaker/Mic – ICOM IC-HM-75LS – https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-011514 1150 mAh Battery – ICOM…

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DX News – May 23, 2019

SB DX @ ARL $ARLD021 ARLD021 DX news ZCZC AE21 QST de W1AW DX Bulletin 21 ARLD021 From ARRL Headquarters Newington CT May 23, 2019 To all radio amateurs SB DX ARL ARLD021 ARLD021 DX news This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by The Daily DX, The OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all. GEORGIA, 4L. Jun, JH4RHF will be QRV as 4L9S from Tbilisi from May 25 to June 2. Activity…

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ABLB016 Springtime Section Manager Election Results Announced

QST de W1AW ARRL Bulletin 16 ARLB016 From ARRL Headquarters Newington CT May 23, 2019 To all radio amateurs SB QST ARL ARLB016 ARLB016 Springtime Section Manager Election Results Announced In the only contested Section Manager election this spring, ARRL members in Utah have re-elected Mel Parkes, NM7P, as Section Manager for a new 2-year term of office that starts on July 1. Parkes, of Layton, received 481 votes; his opponent, Pat Malan, N7PAT, of South Jordan, received 233 votes. Parkes has served as Section Manager since 1999. Ballots were…

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Alinco DR-638T Dual Band Mobile Radio Review

Hey everybody and welcome back to another review video. This time we are talking about the Alinco DR-638T Dual Band Mobile Radio. Buy from Ham Radio Outlet: https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-013400 Purchase before 5/31/2019 and get it for $299.95!! Follow me on: Facebook: Facebook.com/everythinghamradio Twitter: Twitter.com/k5clm Instagram: Instagram.com/everything_hamradio If you would like to support this channel, consider becoming a Patron on Patreon at everythinghamradio.com/Patreon K5CLMCreator and Owner of Everything Ham Radio Owner of 2xC Products at 2xcproducts.com http://www.everythinghamradio.com

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Alinco DJ-G7T Tri-Band HandHeld Transceiver Revie

Hey everybody! In today’s video we are going to take a short look at the Alinco DJ-G7T Triband Handheld Transceiver! this neat little radio works on 144MHz, 440 MHz and 1.2 GHz and has a very wide band receiver. Check out the video for more information about this radio! Buy on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2JUjbKm – Affiliate Link Cigarette Lighter Power Cord: https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-004150 Programming Cable: https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-004597 Speaker Mic: https://www.hamradio.com/detail.cfm?pid=H0-008784 Follow me on: Facebook: Facebook.com/everythinghamradio Twitter: Twitter.com/k5clm Instagram: Instagram.com/everything_hamradio Blog: everythinghamradio.com If you would like to support this channel, consider becoming a Patron…

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State Of The Hobby 2019 Survey Results!

The 2019 State Of The Hobby Survey Results Are In!!! There was a pretty good response this year, topping the total of last year by about 30%. The two graphs below show the response rate and times and the total number of people that responded to the survey. Just like last year, there was a lack of people that took the survey last year that took it this year. This kind of baffles me that there wasn’t more people that have taken the survey in the past that took it…

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Icom ID-5100A Dual Band DStar Mobile Radio Review

In this video, I talk about the Icom ID-5100a Dual Band DStar Mobile Radio and give my option on it. Radio – https://amzn.to/2LeesFz Bluetooth module – https://amzn.to/2WiZ9fQ Remote head holder – https://amzn.to/2LexBqQ Radio Manual – https://www.icomamerica.com/en/downloads/DownloadDocument.aspx?Document=671 K5CLMCreator and Owner of Everything Ham Radio Owner of 2xC Products at 2xcproducts.com http://www.everythinghamradio.com

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Getting loaded (antenna-wise, anyway)

A couple of years ago, I homebrewed a “Cobra” antenna. It’s a doublet antenna, meaning that it consists of two elements connected to a center insulator, where it connects to a feedline. The unique thing about the Cobra antenna is that each element consists of three parallel conductors connected in series. My antenna uses a lightweight, three-conductor rotor cable that used to be available from Radio Shack. The feedline is 450 Ω ladder line that connects to an antenna tuner to give me multi-band operation. Connecting the conductors in this…

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