Old radio – 1955

Hi. I found this old radio. How old is it? What do you think? Check this photos. Amazing stuff. Made in 1955!






FD-2011 at WA6IRC

Check this video. I’m at club station WA6IRC in Field Day 2011 near Big Bear Lake, California. Operate on VHF and UHF bands.

73,
Alex K6VHF

10 m band is OPEN

Check it out. My mobile station at home. Rig is FT-857 and antenna is ATAS-120. As you can see there is 2 wires 2.5 m long each. It helps to get 1:1.1 SWR.
I heard many stations from east coast, CX, PU, LU and ZL on my mobile antenna.

73,
Alex K6VHF

GO-BAG for YAESU radios. Grab and GO!

Check my portable bag for Yaesu radios (FT-817, FT-857). Bag has three main sections. On the right section for an antenna analyzer or antenna tuner (has a waterproof case). On the left side you can store cables, headsets, headphones, interfaces, etc.
The central part of the bag has two sections. One for the transceiver and second for a battery. Also, the bag has several pockets where you can store documents, instructions and manual.
The cover has several pockets and they are all waterproof. The upper pocket can be used for a netbook or ipad.
Bag can be used as a backpack, this is an additional straps.

73,
Alex K6VHF

Disassemble and Assemble of Baofeng UV-3R

Check my video instruction of disassemble and assemble of Baofeng UV-3R. It is easy.
You need just a small philips screwdriver and tweezers. Enjoy in Full HD!

73,
Alex K6VHF

FO4BM CQing on 10m

Check this out. FO4BM on 28 MHz on my mobile set-up FT-857 + ATAS-120.
Thanks for QSO and QSL card!

QSL card FO4BM

QSL card FO4BM