Feature09/23/2010 | The Amateur Amateur: Musings from a Hamfest
Yawn! Where am I, anyway? I can’t see half of the street signs until I’m almost past them. Why do all these hamfests start so early, anyway? Dawn is hours away. There’s no one on the road except me.
Feature07/06/2010 | The Amateur Amateur: APRS Sneaks Into the Shack
As I stated in my last column, APRS (Automatic Packet Reporting System) had interested me for some time. I just couldn’t seem to find any documentation that was simple enough for me to understand. Nor did there appear to be any “starter kits” on the marke