Category Archives: Preparedness

Reset the Natural Gas Regulator

This morning we woke up to a cold house and no hot water. It turns out that the gas company had been working on the natural gas delivery system and had not turned on the gas to our area. After … Continue reading

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Solar Battery Saver

Just thought I would do a post on a device I use in my truck called the Solar Battery Saver. The last few days the temperature has dipped down past -25 during the day and -33 at night. Most people … Continue reading

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Repost Winter driving Tips

This morning was quite the interesting drive into work. It was the first white knuckle drive of this winter, which got me to thinking I should repost a helpful article that I wrote last year on winter driving tips……. Do … Continue reading

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ARRL

http://www.arrl.org/ I thought I would pass on a resource that I was introduced to when I was in college. One of the text books that was required reading was the “ARRL Handbook”, in some circles this is the bible of … Continue reading

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Industry Canada

If you live in Canada and would like more information about obtaining your Amateur Radio Operator’s License, Industry Canada is a good place to start. They have many helpful resources and can put you in touch with local examiners in … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Emergency Service “ARES”

Here is another great reason to obtain your Amateur Radio Operator’s License and be a part of a really great organization called the Amateur Radio Emergency Service or ARES. About ARES Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) The Amateur Radio Emergency … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Clubs

My first step was to research out what local Amateur Radio Clubs were in my area. Most of these clubs have websites with resource pages┬áto help members with their licensing needs. It is also a good place to look for … Continue reading

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