Episode 174: Interview with Jay, W5GM, the ARRL NTX Section Manager

Today I get to interview Jay, W5GM, who is the outgoing Section Manager of the ARRL North Texas (NTX) section for the West Gulf Division. Jay has been manager for 2 years, and his term is up on April 1, 2019. He has decided not to run for re-election, and […] Read more »

Episode 172: DXMini Pi-Star Hotspot for Amateur Radio

The DXMini hotspot – both a simplex model and a full duplex model, that allows 2-timeslots to operate on DMR – review and setup. This is another great, very well-made and constructed, hotspot for multi-mode digital voice on the various networks for Amateur Radio. These hotspots have a very solid, […] Read more »

Episode 160: SharkRF openSPOT2 Debut and Setup

SharkRF openSPOT2 Most folks who know about DMR or DSTAR or YSFG hotspots have heard about, or probably own, the SharkRF Openspot. This was a very versatile plug-n-play hotspot from SharkRF out of Estonia for a couple of years. The only draw-back to it was the fact that it was […] Read more »