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First Impressions of the Icom IC-7300 HF + 6M Transceiver

I have been having a great time at Orlando Hamcation that this year features the ARRL National Convention.  One of the highlights was getting a first hand look at the brand new Icom IC-7300.  Icom had a demonstration model on … Continue reading

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Audio Settings for the Icom IC-7851 and the Electro-Voice RE27 N/D Microphone

In my initial impressions of the IC-7851, I indicated that setting up the transmit audio settings for use with my Electro-Voice RE27 N/D microphone had not been very difficult and that I was receiving very good audio reports with this … Continue reading

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Control Head Mounting Solution for the Icom ID-5100

I’ve been reading a lot of online comments about the mounting options – or lack thereof – for the control head of the Icom ID-5100.  While I tend to agree that it would have been nice for Icom to include … Continue reading

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Mobile Installation of the Icom IC-7100

I’ve had a lot of fun over the last week installing my new Icom IC-7100 in my 2008 Chrysler Aspen SUV.  This new radio from Icom is a great mobile rig, but offers some unique mounting challenges.  After completing my … Continue reading

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