Welcome to VE7ED.com (2001.)
2017 Eclipes pictures
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The simple setup to take the pictures
Images projected from a 50 power "Nikon binoculars"
Green pictures taken through a "Gas Welding goggle"
Bronze pictures taken through a "Electric Welding goggle"
Here is some information retrieved from John VE7SDJ's Weather station.
CRD Capital Regionl District - Repeater update
As of July 28th 2017
All the Yaesu System Fusion repeater have had a firmware and DSP update
Now using - Digital Squelch 073 (not DCS)
BC Road Safety
Use of Electronic Devices While Driving
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland
HF Radio & Antenna
Kenwood TS-480HX (200 WATT)
Antenna - Tarheel M200A-HP
VHF/UHF - "System Fusion" Yaesu FTM-400DR
My home station...
Yaesu FTdx-3000 - Yaesu "System Fusion" FT-991
(voice/data & remote control)
Drake L4B (Backup)
HF Tower & Antennas
Fan Dipole for (10/15/20/40/60/80/160)
Inverted L (160)
Nye Viking MB-V-A
SCS PTC IIPro
Yaesu FTdx3000 & FT-991 have built in soundcards via USB
Remote Control software
2 X Ameritron RCS-8V (tower base mounted)
Remote controlled power
60 Amp powersupply/charger
2 X 100 Amp AGM batteries all located in my workshop
(added May 27 20-16)