The FT4JA DXpedition was a success! During 12 days of operation the team worked 105.634 contacts from the top 6 most wanted DXCC, Juan de Nova Island. 45.273 of these QSOs where made on Phone/SSB using ModMic boom microphones provided by Pileup and Antlion who teamed up to support the expedition.
Read the official feedback about the ModMic from Vincent F4BKV and the FT4JA team. Continue reading FT4JA Team Loves the ModMic!
The new DX Match meeting in Jönköping, Sweden, has all the ingredients to be this season’s highlight for anyone interested in DX and/or contesting.
K9CT will be presenting the K1N Navassa Island and K5P Palmyra Island expeditions and his amazing contest station. SM5AQD and SM3SGP will present the VK9AW, Willis Island expedition, and the full two day program with DX and Contest related presentations makes this weekend jam-packed with fun. Continue reading Pileup @ DX Match September 2-4
DXing in urbanised areas is getting more and more difficult. The level of man made noise has increased dramatically in the past 20 years because of cheap Chinese switch mode power supplies, plasma TVs and other noise generating equipment. This article will focus on the receive part of DXing, because even if transmit in urban areas can be challenging, receiving weak signals covered by noise is a far bigger hurdle to everyone. Keep reading, in this article we’ll give you some ideas to make city DXing a little more fun. Continue reading Fun with SDR in a City Apartment
Remote control is coming to SunSDR2 PRO, MB1 and the ColibriDDC receiver! The new remote control protocol is efficient and gives you the full SDR experience using a simple ADSL connection or a 4g mobile data modem. Its fast, light and capable – its like having your SDR transceiver or receiver in front of you! Continue reading ExpertSDR2 with Remote Control!
A new version of ExpertSDR2 has been released. Version 1.1.2 of the software for your SunSDR2 PRO, ColibriDDC or MB1 will improve your radio in many ways. Check out this blog post to read about some of the new great features. Continue reading ExpertSDR2 version 1.1.2 Update
What is all this hype around the new MB1 SDR Transceiver? What makes it so special and unique? In our series of blog posts about this new all-in-one SDR transceiver we take a look at how the MB1 is different and why it represents the future of ham radio. Continue reading What’s so Special with the New MB1?