Episode 141 - Paul Stroud - AA4XX
Paul Stroud, AA4XX, went from being a QRO, high power operator, to a QRP operator, testing the bottom limits of power output to distance. Paul approaches ham radio now, as almost a meditative experience, where he operates from his solar powered ham shack deep in the woods near his house, under his wire antennas. Paul takes us on his ham radio journey in this QSO Today.
Episode 080 - Mike Rainey - AA1TJ
If you were stranded on a desert island, with the hopeless possibility of no rescue, then you would want to be stranded with Mike Rainey, AA1TJ, who could whip up a sound powered 80 meter transceiver from a tail light of your broken aircraft. Mike's can do attitude and the ability to make a RF transmitter from just about anything makes for an interesting conversation with Eric, 4Z1UG, on QSO Today.
Here is how: