How to improve your transmitting antennas for very low solar activity periods, vertically polarized 160 meter antennas, horizontally polarized 80 to 10 meter antennas, single or stacked yagis, multi-tower stations
Tuning into the airwaves for new and interesting transmissions has fascinated enthusiasts since the very earliest days of radio. As a result of advances in computer and radio technology, the equipment packed radio rooms of the past are now replaced by scanning receivers sometimes just the size of a mobile phone. What can radio receivers/scanners pick up? What types of radio receivers/scanners are there? What can and cannot be monitored legally? Best practice when using a radio receiver/scanner
A true detective story about a interesting repair project, putting back to life a malfunctioning HP 8753C VNA that was rebooting after startup with noise and clicking sounds produced by the attenuator and switch relays.