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Your First Power Supply – Linear or Switching?

Are you trying to choose between a linear and switching power supply for a new radio? There are several other factors to consider beyond linear vs. switching. However, for this video I wanted to keep it focused so that anyone struggling would be able to answer the big question first.

Pictured in the video:
Astron 35m – The new version with powerpoles was just released. Looks great.


Ham Radio Beginner: Bands and Frequencies

In my new interest in ham radio (amateur radio) I have been focusing more on bands and subsequently frequencies. It is my hope to get a thorough understanding of the radio spectrum before I start looking at my station setup and its capabilities. Where do hams hang out on the radio and where can one communicate SSB vs CW? Well, that’s what I am learning about and touch briefly on in this little video. As per my previous video I am completely new to the entire spectrum so all advice, corrections, etc. much welcome! 🙂 Thanks!


Beginners Guide to CB Radios

In this video we discuss what you should buy and what you should know About CB radios. This is a beginners guide to CB radio.

BUY CB RADIOS AND ACCESSORIES HERE:
CB Radios


An Introduction to Shortwave Radio

An Introduction to Shortwave Radio by Radiodog

Time to get back to basics! What is shortwave radio? Why should you care? In this video, I explore what SW radio is, particularly in relation to the other bands. As thoroughly non-technical and simple to understand as I can manage, I hope this video will help newcomers get a basic idea of what shortwave radio is, and why it’s fun to explore.

“It’s fun and magical!”


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