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2017 Eclipes pictures
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The simple setup to take the pictures


Images projected from a 50 power "Nikon binoculars"


Green pictures taken through a "Gas Welding goggle"

Bronze pictures taken through a "Electric Welding goggle"

Here is some information retrieved from John VE7SDJ's Weather station.


CRD Capital Regionl District - Repeater update
As of July 28th 2017
All the Yaesu System Fusion repeater have had a firmware and DSP update

Now using - Digital Squelch 073 (not DCS)

BC Road Safety
Use of Electronic Devices While Driving project!

2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland

HF Radio & Antenna
Kenwood TS-480HX (200 WATT)
Antenna - Tarheel  M200A-HP

VHF/UHF Mobile
VHF/UHF - "System Fusion" Yaesu FTM-400DR
Diamond (SG7900ANMO)

My home station...

HF radios
Yaesu FTdx-3000  -  Yaesu "System Fusion" FT-991
(voice/data & remote control)

HF Amplifiers
Alpha 374
Kenwood TL922
Drake L4B (Backup)

HF Tower & Antennas
Delhi 56
Fan Dipole for (10/15/20/40/60/80/160)
Inverted L (160)

Antenna Tuner
Nye Viking MB-V-A

Yaesu FTdx3000 & FT-991 have built in soundcards via USB

Remote Control software
Remotehams RCForbs

Coax Switching
2 X Ameritron RCS-8V (tower base mounted)

Remote controlled power
60 Amp powersupply/charger
2 X 100 Amp AGM batteries all located in my workshop

(added May 27 20-16)