Aerial view of the shack
Elev 1040 feet ASL

 

Antennae
September 2004

FT897D with  LDG tuner and meter

 

The radio table

NW Metro Austin HAMs meet for breakfast at Denny's on Saturday mornings

 

Common 1/4 wave groundplane

 

 

 

W5SDC antennas seen from top of 1100 ft ridge about 3/4 mi SW

My first homebrew amateur radio antenna

 

Homemade 5/8 wave 2m goundplane. I made my first contact
via the International Space Station using this antenna.
(retired)