Close your eyes and use your imagination…

I’ve been a fan of radio shows for years, dating back to when I was introduced to them by a friend in high school. If I remember correctly, Sean introduced me to “The Hitchikers Guide to the Galaxy” first, then series like “Now Nordine“, “The Cabinet of Doctor Fritz”, and “A Prairie Home Companion.” It

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A Technical ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’

This gives me a headache… ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ as written by a technical writer for a firm that does Government contracting… Twas the nocturnal segment of the diurnal period preceding the annual Yuletide celebration, and throughout our place of residence, kinetic activity was not in evidence among the possessors of this potential, including

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Satellite Antenna Controllers

(List compiled by Bill Sinbine, N4XEO, on AMSAT-BB mailing list.) A Practical Rotator System (APRS) by WB4APR Amsat-Drive V.2 Interface Antenna Tracking Interface by AH6LE AutoTracker™ Satellite Tracking and Tuning Controller Cheap Rotor Interface by WB4APR Control Your Antennas with TV Rotor Jacks by F1TE CX6DD Yaesu Rotor Controller Egis Antenna Rotor FodTrack HaSI HalloSat

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Satellite Terminology

Here’s some basic information to get you started with satellite operations…with my thanks to the many different sources from which it has been gathered around the Internet including AMSAT and Stephen Holmstead, N7TQL, for use of the information contained in the HAM Satellite FAQ. Definitions AMSAT – It is a registered trademark of the Radio

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