Archive for date: August 31, 2008

Poor Man’s Guide to WSPR Spots

August 31, 2008 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Okay, so I’ve been playing around with generating various kinds of visual signals on the MEPT subband on 30m. That’s the 100hz wide band just above 10.140Mhz, and it’s fun, because there are a number of “grabbers” which have the spectrum displays from their radio receivers available on the web. But there is a minor […]

Thunderbirds are go!

August 31, 2008 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Yesterday, I took the wife and the future daughter-in-law to Travis AFB for their airshow. It was a blast. Lots of cool planes, culminating in a nice show by the Air Force Thunderbirds. I snapped a lot of photos, this one probably being the best.