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VaQP 2021 APRS Mobile Tracker

I’ve activated my VaQP APRS Tracker map for 2021. It’ll run thru contest weekend. I’ll only track the call signs (-SSID) of VaQP participant who email me (k1ra@k1ra.us) with their full APRS call sign (ex: K1RA-4). You can check out the map link below. During the competition it automatically updates every 2 minutes. Currently it […]

VaQP 2020 APRS Mobile Tracker

I’ve activated my VaQP APRS Tracker map for 2020. It’ll run thru contest weekend at 8PM March 22. I’ll only track the call signs (-SSID) of VaQP participant who email me with their full APRS call sign (ex: K1RA-4). You can check out the map link below. During the competition it automatically updates every […]

VaQP 2019 APRS Mobile Tracker

Starting Friday March 15 through VaQP weekend I’m only tracking the call signs listed below. You can check out my VaQP 2019 APRS Mobile Tracker map link below. It automatically updates every 2 minutes:

http://www.k1ra.us/vaqp-aprs/

Here are the following calls which may be active this VaQP: KG4NXT-5, KI4FW-7, KX4O-9, K4OUR-9, W3JRD, KJ4OAP-9, K1TPN-9, KK4ZUU-9, […]

TS-930 Mode Switch Repair

My friend Oliver WB3KLI had a Kenwood TS-930 in which the mode switch had failed. Although it appears the mode switch is a rotary knob switch, it really turns a linkage that in turn pushes and pulls a slide switch. Since the slide switch and the linkage failed and is no longer available I converted […]