Amateur Radio Weekly – Issue 127

Log file azimuthal maps
This tool reads your ham radio logs and generates an equidistant azimuthal world map plot of your contacts using Scalable Vector Graphics.
N1YWB

The amazing BOG
A ‘BOG’ or ‘Beverage On Ground’ seems to come in many varieties and is usually, out of necessity, shorter than a ‘real’ beverage.
AmateurRadio.com

CHIRP Radio Programming webinar
Attendees will learn: What CHIRP is, which radios are supported, how to get CHIRP, and how to troubleshoot CHIRP.
ARRL

Sotabeams Laserbeam DSP Filter
It is cheap, simple, razor sharp and a really useful add on.
G7KSE

Ham Radio on a boat
Ham shack and lab on a 50-foot Delta power boat.
microship.com

QRP is unfair to chasers
If you understand propagation, then a QRP signal will be loud to someone, somewhere.
W2LJ

Smoky Mountains NPOTA activation recap
I took my field kit which included the Elecraft KX2, QRP Ranger battery pack (not pictured), and EFT Trail-Friendly antenna.
The SWLing Post

Homebrew 20kWh powerwall
He’s working on adding a huge number of 18650 Lithium cells to his home’s power grid and posting about his adventures along the way.
Hack A Day

Video

Android DMR HT
RFinder Android Radio DMR QSO International Worldwide.
YouTube

Slow Scan Digital Video (SSDV)
First end-to-end test of a 115.2kbaud FSK modem, transmitting slow-scan digital video.
YouTube

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