Archive for date: October 11, 2009

My new toy, a Heathkit HW-8

October 11, 2009 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Yesterday I managed to be the winning bidder for this little radio at the QRP Pacificon. Mike Schettler, WA6MER was kind enough to put it up, and I thank him profusely, it’s a very nice little rig. Now, I am one step closer to emulating Bill, M0HBR, as I have BOTH a Drake 2B and […]

Pictures of my Softrock Lite II (40 m)

October 11, 2009 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Diane, VA3DB, wanted some pictures of the Softrock Lite II kit that I built, so I fired up the Canon and snapped these.