Monthly Archives: November 2015

The New 40m QRP Rig Lives!

The new 40m QRP rig is alive and kicking!  The radio is heavily based on KD1JV’s 80m SSB1  transceiver.  I ended up banding it for 40m and using an Si5351a VFO with a Nokia 5110 display.  It weighs 273 grams, … Continue reading

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NBS Antennas Mast

The old antenna tower had terminal rust ingress and had to be taken down many years ago.  Since then a Hills telescopic mast was sort of making do for smaller antennas. Have been looking at an NBS hydraulic tilt over … Continue reading

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