Category: Ham Radio Related

XLX Setup On PiStar Duplex HotSpot & AnyTone ATD878UV

now that we have an XLX link into the system I thought I would share how easy it is to access via XLX I hope this helps, please enjoy XLX Setup On PiStar Duplex HotSpot & AnyTone ATD878UV

Wires-X Now Connected To HRVO TG 31655!

Hello all, Wires-X room 46720 is now permanently connected to HRVO BM TG 31655 and is running great! Now we have yet another way to link in and say hello. Just a reminder… Wires-X is not accessible through hotspots. You’ll have to use a… Continue Reading “Wires-X Now Connected To HRVO TG 31655!”

This is the type of S#^T that will kill ham radio.

My comments are in bold…. 927 TECH LINKED NETWORK GUIDELINES · While amateur radio is open and public (which we don’t like, but we are too cheap to license our own commercial network so we’ll take away from the HAM community and tie up… Continue Reading “This is the type of S#^T that will kill ham radio.”

SDR Radio front end

SDR Radio.  I’m hooked.  I’m a glutton for punishment I guess, but have been looking hard at going full on SDR for my next HF rig.  This doesn’t seem to be an altogether wise choice as it WILL be full of set-up issues, software… Continue Reading “SDR Radio front end”

Disaster Communications -What’s your take on the subject?

Just some thoughts from my point of view and ideas for discussion…  I follow a lot of ‘Emcomm’ and ‘prepper’ related YouTube channels.  I have always been a ‘preparedness’ guy and radio is a big parts of it for me.  It seems there has… Continue Reading “Disaster Communications -What’s your take on the subject?”

FT70DR

Seems many here have an FT70DR or are about to get one. Figured I’d share something I found. I edc the FT70 in my backpack and 2as worried about it being punced around in the main compartment. The 5.11 radio pouch that worked for… Continue Reading “FT70DR”

Ham radio venture overland added to pistar p25hosts

If you have a P25 radio and enable P25 on your PiStar device, you will now find ‘31655 Ham Radio Venture Overland’ in the menu choice of servers to connect to in your PiStar configuration menu. This is a P25 reflector server I host… Continue Reading “Ham radio venture overland added to pistar p25hosts”

P25 is bridged to venture overland (dmr)

I have set up a P25 server for anyone that has a P25 radio and wants to play. My server is bridged here (Brandmeister DMR TG:31655) so you can play without annoying anyone as we enjoy and welcome the traffic 🙂 I’m working on… Continue Reading “P25 is bridged to venture overland (dmr)”

AllStar Link Bridge to DMR TG 31655

If you have AllStar but not DMR… you are in luck. Mike AA1PR has an AllStar to DMR bridge that is running and we’ve been having a blast with it. Analog audio is actually pretty good over the DMR network and vise versa. Connect… Continue Reading “AllStar Link Bridge to DMR TG 31655”

There is still some great stuff on the SW bands

Came across this show while scanning the SW bands on a camping trip. They were playing music, running MFJ and Chameleon Antenna adds, talking about operating portable, etc. It was a fun show.