FT-817 Anderson PowerPole Adapter Power Connector

This adapter provides a Powerpole® connection for the DC power required. Designed and produced on a 3D printer, by an amateur radio operator, specifically for the Yaesu FT817 / FT817ND. I purchased this unit from ebay recently, and installed it on my own FT817ND. The installation Continue Reading

PSK-31 with FLDigi and the FT-817ND

I am about to tackle several projects all at once, in order to operate PSK-31 with my FT-817ND QRP rig. The main reason for this project is the fact I operate QRP with an indoor antenna. In order to make the most out of this Continue Reading

Amongst the kilowatts: 14 MHz SSB QRP DX with a delta loop

Now here is a video showing how to maximize your low power (QRP) operations. The signals were enhanced by the fact the antenna was located near salt water. Not everyone has that advantage, but the results are still amazing. Listen to the final comment on Continue Reading