• Dell 690 WorkStation Project

    (Finished product above) After acquiring an older model Dell workstation I decided to see what I could do to bring it up to modern day use. This is a Dell Precision 690 originally made in 2008 as a 64bit Windows XP machine. It currently has two dual-core xeon processors. I have always been a big(…)

    Dell 690 WorkStation Project
  • Portable 20m MFJ Mini Dipole Project

    When I first purchased this antenna from MFJ I was worried about my limited amount of height I could reach. After I borrowed an antenna analyzer to really see how well this antenna was performing. I found out my swr was nearly a 6 which is awful. After some testing I got it down to(…)

    Portable 20m MFJ Mini Dipole Project
Dell 690 WorkStation Project

Dell 690 WorkStation Project

(Finished product above) After acquiring an older model Dell workstation I decided to see what I could do to bring it up to modern day use. This is a Dell Precision 690 originally made in 2008 as a 64bit Windows XP machine. It currently has two dual-core xeon processors. I have always been a big(…)

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Portable 20m MFJ Mini Dipole Project

Portable 20m MFJ Mini Dipole Project

When I first purchased this antenna from MFJ I was worried about my limited amount of height I could reach. After I borrowed an antenna analyzer to really see how well this antenna was performing. I found out my swr was nearly a 6 which is awful. After some testing I got it down to(…)

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