Category Archives: Amateur Radio

Pirate Radio

Thought I would let everyone know how things are going with the Ham Radio license.  It has kind of taken a back seat to other life events and will more than likely turn into another Winter project. Having said that … Continue reading

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Ham Radio Apps

Just thought I would pass along a few Ham Radio Apps that I have been using to help with my quest for my amateur radio operator’s license. I have a Android phone so got these from the Google play store. … Continue reading

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ADS-B Kits available

For the flying farmers and private pilots in our group that want to get a jump on outfitting our planes with an ADS-B receiver, I have found some ADS-B kits that I can assemble for you at a reasonable price. … Continue reading

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ADS-B is coming – another acronym to know

To all you flying farmers out there, ADS-B is coming and here is a brief explanation from our COPA president explaining how it might effect you. Nav Canada recently decided to use a new technology instead of radar to fill … Continue reading

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Ham radio and drones

You wouldn’t think that Ham radio and drones have much in common, so here is an interesting fact that you might be interested in. All agricultural, survey,FPV airplanes, racing drones, FPV multi-rotor helicopters have a video transmitter on board and as … Continue reading

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Retevis RT5 Radio

So I have had these radio’s for a week now and thought I would post a review on how I have made out. The radio’s came as described from Amazon and were packaged very well and came a day a … Continue reading

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Portable Radio

Just wanted to share some information on an awesome portable radio that is perfect for the beginner ham radio operator. The radio’s pictured above are a set I purchased on Amazon and are made by a company called Retevis and … Continue reading

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