Shreveport Hamfest 2014 Review

The Shreveport Hamfest was Saturday August 9, and was a very fun time. This was the first time that I had ever attended this particular hamfest. When I arrived, what I learned was: they used to have this Hamfest back in the 80s and 90s, and it fizzled out towards to late 90s after some […] Read more »

Connect Systems Upcoming Radios

Everyone is anticipating the next release from Connect Systems for their DMR and DSTAR radios. Arguably, the most popular DMR radio on the market right now is the CS700, their UHF-only handie talkie that will transmit in both Digital DMR and Analog for ham operators. These radios are also very popular among Red Cross members […] Read more »

Blog Birthday Today

I started this blog about a year ago and my first official post was August 5, 2013.  I had a post on July 29, but it was just a post about a new page I created to link to upcoming Hamfests.  The next post was on August 5 and was about some great online places […] Read more »