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by toms
Thu May 17, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)
Replies: 24
Views: 263

Re: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)

Rig Runner Another Tool to help with the power side of our install I am a big fan of incorporating a RIGrunner distribution block from West Mountain Radio http://www.westmountainradio.com/rigrunner.php in my mobile radio vehicle installs. The model 4005 with 5 outlets is small enough to fit easily ...
by toms
Thu May 17, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)
Replies: 24
Views: 263

Re: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)

A bit more on Anderson Power Poles Anderson power poles are an item you need to be aware as an option for your mobile radio installed. Quote from the Manufacture Anderson Power Products are becoming the new standard in DC power applications by the amateur radio community, radio control (cars, plane...
by toms
Thu May 17, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)
Replies: 24
Views: 263

Re: OAUSA Net - May17, 2018 - Ham Radio (Installation, Use Tips, Pitfalls, and more)

KA0AVB - Rhodes will not be able to make the net this week but he sent some pictures of his install on his Toyota Tacoma.
This is a very clean looking install and might give you some inspiration particular if you own a Tacoma.
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by toms
Wed May 09, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - 05/10/18 – Camp Dutch Oven Cooking
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Re: OAUSA Net - 05/10/18 – Camp Dutch Oven Cooking

Dutch Oven Tools Here a few basic ones. Post up what you use. I will post more if time permits. What to get your pot and lid back? What to keep the same lid and pot together? Attach a Dutch Oven tag to each one. I put my initials on the tags and then assign a number to the pot and lid. The Lid gets...
by toms
Fri May 04, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - 05/10/18 – Camp Dutch Oven Cooking
Replies: 12
Views: 223

OAUSA Net - 05/10/18 – Camp Dutch Oven Cooking

Our net this week is on Dutch Oven cooking. We will discuss the use and care of a Dutch Oven, listen to war stories and swap tips and recipes. We can include other cast iron cooking since they have similar features and need the same care. Our guest to is Bruce KI6RZW. We can discuss the A to Z of th...
by toms
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net – May 03, 2018 - Vehicle Lift and Tires
Replies: 12
Views: 153

OAUSA Net – May 03, 2018 - Vehicle Lift and Tires

Our net this week will be on a topic that all 4Wheelers face at some point in their off-roading career - what type and size tires to use and whether to lift the rig. Our guest will be our 4WD expert, Cruiser Larry. Join us with your experiences and suggestions.
by toms
Tue Apr 24, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles
Replies: 18
Views: 265

Re: OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles

Camping Tents Tie string on stake loops in cold weather so you can untie tent if the stakes are frozen into the ground Store the fly inside of light weight tents when folding up Learn to tie a taut line on tent lines Roll up from back toward door so when unroll know where the door is. Sticky Zipper...
by toms
Sun Apr 22, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles
Replies: 18
Views: 265

OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles

A hack is a cleaver solution or modification. A wrinkle is also a cleaver modification but can also be a useful piece of information or advise. Many trail trips revolve around using one devise for many other uses with “out of the box” thinking. Many nights we have spent around the camp fire discussi...
by toms
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations
Replies: 16
Views: 2585

Re: OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations

Marietta Wild Burro Range Located in Mineral County, Nevada, Marietta is the Nation's first formally recognized Wild Burro Range. The 68,000-acre range is managed for between 78-104 wild burros (Equus asinus asinus). The burros roam freely near the ruins of the historic Nevada mining town of Mariet...
by toms
Wed Apr 11, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 12, 2018 - Outdoor Product Reviews
Replies: 18
Views: 7715

Re: OAUSA Net - April 12, 2018 - Outdoor Product Reviews

Propane Refill Adapter

You can refill your one pound Colman propane cylinders from a 20 pound BBQ tank and save a ton of money. You need this adapter which can be purchased for under $20. The cost for one bottle refiled becomes about $1 vs $5 or $6 if you buy a new one.
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