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Electrical and RF Grounding

Electrical and RF Grounding

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Station Grounding We are viewing this from the receiving station only.  This makes things a little easier to talk about. If we add transmitting into the equation, we have other items that we need to address and keep in the back of our minds. In other words - we are dealing with a lot less of a headache when talking about grounding a scanner station from a ham station, but a lot of the same principles will apply. (more…)
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Easy Emergency Battery Power

Easy Emergency Battery Power

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Setting up a safe, simple, always ready, emergency battery power setup There are a few ways that you can bring emergency power into your scanner radio setup.   But there aren't many ways that can be ready to go in the blink of an eye.   (more…)
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Petition to Save WWV, WWVB, and WWVH

Petition to Save WWV, WWVB, and WWVH

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Time is running out... and we must act to save WWV! The 2019 annual budget for NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) decreased by $49 Million USD from the 2018 budget. Due to the decrease in budget, the NIST has decided to pull funding for WWV, WWVB, and WWVH.   This move will save NIST $6.3 Million USD. (more…)
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