• My New Comet 5/8 Wave 2 meter Mobile Antenna

    Earlier today I decided to stop in at Gigaparts here in Huntsville Alabama. A lot of people are very familiar with their online store but I actually have the pleasure of getting to shop around in person. That is something not many hams get to do. There is very big lack of ham radio shops(…)

    My New Comet 5/8 Wave 2 meter Mobile Antenna
  • Case Study: Copiah/Simpson County, MS EF-2 Tornado

    Monday February 15, 2016  Surface analysis for 18z Monday reveals a well developed low with associated cold front to the west and warm from rising across north Mississippi and Alabama. It was noted that as soon as the warm frontal boundary passed north the I-20 corridor storms started to really intensify within the warm sector.(…)

    Case Study: Copiah/Simpson County, MS EF-2 Tornado
  • 7 Months in Huntsville, AL!

    I meant to do this after 6 months of living/working here in Huntsville, but it has been nearly 7 months now and so many great things have happened in my life. This is a video with as many pictures and video piled together to my favorite song “Start a fire in me” by Unspoken. I(…)

    7 Months in Huntsville, AL!
  • 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 This is a Dell Precision 690 originally made in 2008 as a 64bit Windows XP machine.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
My New Comet 5/8 Wave 2 meter Mobile Antenna

My New Comet 5/8 Wave 2 meter Mobile Antenna

Earlier today I decided to stop in at Gigaparts here in Huntsville Alabama. A lot of people are very familiar with their online store but I actually have the pleasure of getting to shop around in person. That is something not many hams get to do. There is very big lack of ham radio shops(…)

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Case Study: Copiah/Simpson County, MS EF-2 Tornado

Case Study: Copiah/Simpson County, MS EF-2 Tornado

Monday February 15, 2016  Surface analysis for 18z Monday reveals a well developed low with associated cold front to the west and warm from rising across north Mississippi and Alabama. It was noted that as soon as the warm frontal boundary passed north the I-20 corridor storms started to really intensify within the warm sector.(…)

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7 Months in Huntsville, AL!

7 Months in Huntsville, AL!

I meant to do this after 6 months of living/working here in Huntsville, but it has been nearly 7 months now and so many great things have happened in my life. This is a video with as many pictures and video piled together to my favorite song “Start a fire in me” by Unspoken. I(…)

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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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