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Shadetree Mechanic's Recent Activity

  1. Shadetree Mechanic replied to the thread If you were a pirate broadcaster, what's playing right now?.

    Another Saturday afternoon broadcast I would not be opposed to a short documentary. The full version had aired on PBS public TV in the...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 11:40 PM
  2. Shadetree Mechanic liked Redbeard U812's post in the thread The Invasion Continues.

    BAD BOYS, BAD BOYS.....whatcha gonna do when BORTAC comes for you. CBP SWAT Teams deploying to sanctuary cities....

    Feb 20, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  3. Shadetree Mechanic liked 2NC995's post in the thread The Invasion Continues.

    https://www.foxnews.com/us/border-patrol-illegal-immigrants-tractor-trailer-california

    Feb 20, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  4. Shadetree Mechanic liked nomadradio's post in the thread Dx2547.

    TP5 and TP6 are not connected to the VCO, or any other part of the radio's PLL section. These two test points are for the carrier...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 5:01 PM
  5. Shadetree Mechanic liked w9cll's post in the thread My new 11 meter quad.

    I am sure it will take full legal power:whistle:

    Feb 20, 2020 at 1:53 PM
  6. Shadetree Mechanic liked Handy Andy's post in the thread RCI 2995DX no transmit power.

    Don't know where this went, so I did have the graphic for ya' so I'd thought I'd post again... [ATTACH] I'm more worried you blew some...

    Crambone2950DX.jpg Feb 20, 2020 at 1:51 PM
  7. Shadetree Mechanic liked loosecannon's post in the thread RCI 2995DX no transmit power.

    Crambone, signal levels in the IF oscillator circuit can be very low, and it can be hard to get a solid reading on your freq counter...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 1:51 PM
  8. Shadetree Mechanic liked Slowmover's post in the thread Antenna ????.

    Spare tire mount is aftermarket-supported, thus popular. It’s as if the worst is intentionally given as best. We’re JEEP serious about...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 1:11 PM
  9. Shadetree Mechanic liked kopcicle's post in the thread NXP.

    [ATTACH] latest. The gcode(s) is/are available if you know the magic word(s) YMMV

    mrf300_cutout_test.jpg Feb 20, 2020 at 4:32 AM
  10. Shadetree Mechanic liked walterjn's post in the thread What is the SSB mobil CB these days..

    My buddy tried wd40, some guy he was talking to said he did that to all his & they were perfect for the next year, lasted my buddy 3...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 4:11 AM
  11. Shadetree Mechanic liked Redbeard U812's post in the thread What is the SSB mobil CB these days..

    I got 3 of those mics. I should do that to one of them.

    Feb 20, 2020 at 4:11 AM
  12. Shadetree Mechanic liked Riverman's post in the thread What is the SSB mobil CB these days..

    Took it out. Big rubber thing with a tiny hole. Even more forward swing now! Will get a radio report tomorrow. Thanks again. (y) [ATTACH]

    mic.jpg Feb 20, 2020 at 4:07 AM
  13. Shadetree Mechanic liked S&W357's post in the thread 11 meter is very quiet?.

    QSO’s with several stations in Iowa & Nebraska. One station in Oklahoma.

    Feb 20, 2020 at 3:03 AM
  14. Shadetree Mechanic replied to the thread My new 11 meter quad.

    Looking good, I wonder how much power it will take?

    Feb 20, 2020 at 3:03 AM
  15. Shadetree Mechanic liked Mudfoot's post in the thread My new 11 meter quad.

    Buddy made it for me. Looks decent. 75ohm stub. Makes them for $75, but traded this one. [ATTACH]

    received_838462229913599.jpeg Feb 20, 2020 at 2:57 AM
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