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Back from the dead.

So, I picked up an Icom IC27A from eBay a while back, hoping to just keep it on the garage workbench and monitor the local repeaters. When it arrived and I powered it up, I was disappointed. All I could hear on it was background white noise, even when I knew there should be activity. Transmit wasn’t any better. I thoughtContinue reading

Wake up time

It seemed normal enough. Morning had broken and in my groggy state I was aware that my fitbit was vibrating, silently telling me that it was time to get out of bed. I thought, “It must be 7, since that’s what my weekend alarm is set for.” Continue reading

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