July is coming up soon and it´s time to prepare for the SJ7SOP activation for the 2016 season. Because of the late summer vacation this year there will only be activity during the weekends and evenings for the most of the month. The 25/7-30/7 there will be more activity during daytime as this is the…Read more SJ7SOP, 2016 activity
Sometimes you do get amazed by in what mysterious ways that nature works. This weekend has been on of those times when I get that "wow"-feeling while at the rig. One of my fascinations about this hobby is just the "nature" part of communicating with distance stations, the way we use nature and natural phenomenons…Read more Weekend Hamradio..
It seems like there's some time between the updates in the blog right now and I do have my reasons for it. A hectic work situation with a number of new projects starting and an ability not to leave the thoughts about the project situations when you get home have rendered me some what exhausted. However…Read more Translations and summer plans..
Today, Monday, has been a day of from work for me. The day of was much needed because I've been struck by the flue, as the last one in my family. The worst is over but the constant headache isn't really helping my creative side for the article I'm about to publish here on the blog.…Read more Evening pleasures..
No, im not religious and the gods haven't started with Hamradio. At least not to my knowledge. 🙂 The creator in this case is K1JT who has created the digital JT modes and I had the privilege to work this gentleman using JT9 on the 20m band today. Actually he was the first caller to…Read more QSO with the creator..
I discovered today on a JT65 facebook group that there is a new development release of WSJT-X available. This version, V1.5.0, is told to have some improvements regarding decoding and computer optimization why it can be worth trying. I've installed it on my own station computer along with the new release of JTAlert 2.6.0. …Read more New dev release for WSJT-X..
Today I've got a new toy for my small, yet sufficient HAM shack. As I'm in to digital modes and been in to it on and off since the early days of my amateur radio career, I felt I just couldn't let the chance go by when it passed. In the ninety's, when i received…Read more “New” toys