Klamath Falls, OR
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CW Oscillator

The shack/radio bench is rapidly evolving. I have been working on several radio projects, most of which have been relatively small. The most recent project is a CW (Morse Code) practice oscillator. It allows me to practice sending code while I learn. I had built a transistor based oscillator which…

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The Great HD Crash of 08

There has been a lack of posts on the blog since the “Great HD Crash of 08”. I have been under a great deal of stress, as of late, and a lack of sleep doesn’t help. The club gig has come to an end. Less than the stellar ending I…

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Frackin computers!

I have been working with them for a while now, (20+ years) and I don’t think I like them much. I spent way too much time trying to get a network drive back on line tonight. I don’t have the one cable I need to connect a laptop directly to…

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At least once a week

I committed to keeping up with posts at least once a week. What I didn’t consider was that I was going to have three different regular blogs and one, BETA/blog/something-else-not-entirely-describable. Oh, and lets not forget all of the feeds I am subscribed to as well as other friends blogs I…

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Busy Bee Buzzing Blissfully

So much going on. Over the weekend, Thursday the 22nd through Monday the 26th, I was fi/fantasy/media/costume convention and actually did stuff. This year was also a year of firsts, I was not working the con, I paid to attend, I was a contestant in the masquerade costume contest (in…