Monthly Archives: May 2013

SOTA equipment

My SOTA equipment is relatively simple: FT-817 transceiver 4S 5Ah LiPo battery with a cheap DC/DC downconverter to drop the voltage to about 10.5V – this option means I can use the battery with other gear more tolerant of higher … Continue reading

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A trip to northern Victoria: SOTA plus KRMNPA

Back in November 2012, I was approached to visit the Shepparton & District ARC to give a talk – topic to be determined. Via some emails late in 2012 and early 2013, the first weekend in April was added to … Continue reading

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