N6CC Tactical Mobile

Mil Radio Ops at FOB COVID 2020

The following is a brief After Action Report on Military Radio training operations at Forward Operating Base COVID, July 2020. Scheduling difficulties required delaying from the June 2020 ARRL Field […]

Military Field Day Ops, 2016

Updated 8/10/17 The American Radio Relay League sponsors “Field Day” as an operating event to exercise Ham Radio communications under austere, grid-down conditions. Such as in an emergency when mass […]

Military Radio “Field Day” 2019

Military Radio Field Day 2019 After Action Report UPDATED 9 NOV 2019 Another field exercise was conducted by the West Coast Military Radio Collectors Group (Detachment Alpha, FWD). The overall […]

N6CC Stealth Mobile

UPDATED 7/2/19 While one is in the Ham Radio game using military radio equipment, it only makes sense to have a tactical vehicle filled with tactical military radio equipment…but I […]

Portable Field Antenna Kit

UPDATED 2/5/21 “Executive Summary”  Antennas can have high gain, high bandwidth or small size. Pick any TWO  Every antenna is a compromise  Put up a resonant dipole  Have a nice […]

Radio Wire Integration with field sets

A Brief Overview, Updated 4/14/21 The Control Group AN/GRA-6 Radio Wire Integration (RWI) system enables a remotely located soldier carrying a radio to communicate with a distant subscriber on a […]