Ham Radio ops at N6CC

Short Wave Listening at N6CC

Early Short Wave Listening, Numbers Stations, The Woodpecker etc As with many Hams I started out young as a Short Wave Listener “SWL”. Even today, long after I earned my […]

Collins 618F-1A VHF Aircraft Transceiver

UPDATE 3/11/18 The latest project at N6CC is “reviving” a 1965 Collins 618F-1A VHF aircraft radio.  This radio was designed for light aircraft as an early frequency – synthesized radio […]

MVCC-MRCG Camp Delta Comms AAR 2018

Update: 9/29/18 The Military Radio Collectors Group (DET A, FWD) had a small but operational display at Camp Delta during the September 20-23 rally of the Military Vehicle Collectors of […]

Military Vehicles and Radios MVCC/MRCG

2016 MVPA Rally The 41st annual International Convention and rally of the Military Vehicle Preservation Association was held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton CA on 11-13 August 2016. […]

West Coast Military Radio Collectors Group

UPDATED 4/19/18 The twenty-first annual muster of the West Coast Military Radio Collectors group was held 5-7 May, 2016 at the National Guard base in San Luis Obispo. It included […]

R-390A HF Receiver

I have had this Collins-designed receiver for many years, it is superb on CW as one would expect and it sounds good on AM. Probably hard to beat on CW […]