Recently I acquired a President Grant AM/SSB DX radio from the mid 80s. What was special about this radio was it´s immaculate condition. I have to admit I was struck with a little nostalgia but the radio is a keeper. The above picture is of the actual radio in my shack.
Understanding HF propagation
Jari Perkiömäki, OH6BG 12 July 2012 Sappee, Pälkäne, Finland
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Last Sunday 15MAR2015, Iceland was hit by one of the worst storms in decades. Even the strongest made antennas surrendered to the storm like this OB 18-6, located on the south west corner of Iceland at the QTH of TF2LL.
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