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HPR2383: What's In My Ham Shack

HPR2383: What's In My Ham Shack

What's In My Ham Shack
In this episode I am starting what I hope will become a series where Amateur Radio operators talk about what equipment they have and use in their Ham Shacks.
Ham Shack Definition
A good definition of exactly what a Ham Shack is can be found on Wikipedia.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio_shack
Categories of Ham Radio gear
I tend to divide gear into the following categories.

Portable - hand-held devices designed for carrying.
Mobile - equipment that is designed to be used in a vehicle.
Base - gear used in a fixed station environment.
Miscellaneous - other stuff.

My Ham Shack
You can google any of these model numbers to see what the hardware looks like and learn more about it.
Portable Gear

Allinco DJ-190 Handy-Talkie
Yeasu VX-6R tri-band Handy-Talkie

Mobile Gear

Yeasu FT-8800 dual-band radio
New Motorolla Mount (NMO) antenna mount
Comet B-10nmo mobile antenna
Comet SBB-5nmo mobile antenna

Base Station Gear

ICOM IC-746 HF+6m+2m radio
Grasshopper II vertica

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