I recently purchased a Yaesu FT 818-ND for use in the field with my ARES duties. I needed a pack that could carry the communications beyond a basic field deploument where you to move into an area with little support such as shadowing someone. Looking at all the bags that “could” do the job, I […]
This year we decided to do a War of The Worlds themed NET on 2meters. The show was rehearsed by the NNPG players and went really well, here’s the tape of the NET.
We need to communicate in order to make good choices in an emergency! With that in mind, I found a video from K7AGE, he made a communications go box. I have used that idea to create my own version. Now everything in prepping is personal, from the knife you choose to the food you like […]
Jerry with our Northern Nevada Prepper Group has some great ideas for using you smartphone in an emergency! Here is Jerry with some tips to make your smartphone work for you in an emergency.
With the advent of Smartphones such as the Iphone, Android and yes the Stoneberry (blackberry), many useful tools exist and are created everyday that make things easier to do and our phones even smarter. Now I use the Iphone, and have based the following apps on that platform but most of these exist for the […]