The Double Bazooka Antenna
- The Double Bazooka Dipole is a very efficient single band antenna which is very quite, and does not require the use of a balun. This antenna consists of coax (RG58) or other 50 ohm type with the shield split at the center and the feedline attached to the open ends
Plainfield Radio League
- An ARRL-affiliated club serving the Plainfield-area and Joliet. Sponsors the WW9AE 70cm ARES repeater 444.550 + 114.8. Meets last Wednesday of the month at the Plainfield Family Restaurant at U.S. Rte. 30 and Renwick Road at 7:00 p.m.
Yaesu FT-817 discussion group
- Members discuss the operation of and modifications to this outstanding QRP rig that covers 160m 70cm with all modes. Site contains a large database of FT-817 FAQs and data files. Antennas, tuners, and power sources are also covered as related to this ultra-compact transceiver.