Oct 25, 2014

Japan DX missed

Oct 24, 2014

Commradio CR-1a

So I bit the bullet and purchased one of these CR-1a radios from Commradio. The CR-1 is a rugged, small, light weight, low power, line or internal battery powered HF (0.5 - 30MHz) receiver. Additional frequency coverage is provided in the LF, VHF and UHF ranges per specifications.

The CR-1 is a true Software Defined Radio incorporating a 32 bit DSP allowing software upgrades. Brought to you exclusively through

Oct 11, 2014

PSK-63 to Argentina

PSK-63 to Argentina is a long way from Toronto. Conditions were right though, so here's the proof for the contact.

Oct 9, 2014

DXing and DXpeditions

Oct 5, 2014


A new country for me today - Latvia!
That brings me up to 117 countries, all with 100 watts or less.


Oct 4, 2014

My current Reach

Did some PSK and WSPR today as the bands seem to be open.  Still using my Magloop from MFJ hanging in a tree. It's up about 20 feet now.

Oct 3, 2014

The Icom IC R75 Shortwave Receiver

New Ham Shack!

Sep 28, 2014

10 Meters open to Europe

Sep 3, 2014


QSL Card From YV4NN