CQ! CQ! CQ! This is KC1FLG. Today marks the start of the: 52nd Annual Melbourne HAMFEST and ARRL State Convention Platinum Coast Amateur Radio Society (PCARS) October 13 & 14 2017 Note: The Hamfest is Friday and Saturday ONLY! Friday: 1 PM - 7PM Saturday: 9AM - 3PM Setup: Fri, Oct 13th - 9AM to [...]
I want to take a moment and address something I've been seeing in our hobby. I've seen plenty of arguments both online and in person about the less expensive HT and mobile rigs put out by Chinese manufacturers. My first radio was a Baofeng UV5RA and it saw me through four ARES events (including Hurricane [...]
I will be the radio operator at one of the shelters here in Brevard County during Hurricane Irma. Tomorrow I will packing last minute things and then Friday I will do a double check of my go bag. I will do my best to keep ya'll informed. Prayers are appreciated.