My radio shack or QTH radios and antennas. I will update this page now and again as I improve the antennas.

Radio Shack :

Icom IC – 7300 HF plus 6 meter 100-watt transceiver, TFT Touch Screen provides complete operational status including a stunning real-time Spectrum Display with Waterfall plus a useful Audio Scope Display.

Yaesu FT-991A HF/50/140/430 MHz All-Mode “Also Great As Field Gear” Transceiver – 100 Watts (50 Watts on 140/430MHz) C4FM System Fusion linked to a Pi-Hotspot giving Fusion-X Connection to anywhere, Automatic Spectrum Scope With Waterfall Display.

Senhaix N60 3G IP Network Radio Zello/Echo Link/Teamspeak/APRS/ works on GSM/3G and wifi.

Leixen VV-898 UHF VHF Dual Band 2m 70cm Mobile Amateur Radio, Dual-band: 136-174MHz/400-470MHz with 2.5K/5K/6.25K/10K/12.5K/25K Channel steps. Wide/Narrowband selection (25KHz/12.5KHz) Dual Reception/Dual Display.

Uniden Bearcat UBC 355 Base Scanner Frequency Range 25-87MHz, 108-174MHz, 406-512MHz, 806-960MHz. The fixed channels are placed in eight banks, where seven are pre-programmed for known frequencies, CB. PMR, Maritime, and air frequencies. Close Call function is good to find any transitions in the local neighborhood.

TYT MD-380 DMR Radio Compatible with Motorola Tier1/2 Dual Band UHF VHF 5W also works with my hot spot. Frequency range: 400-480MHz (UHF) or 136-174MHz (VHF)

Yaesu FT-8800 Full Twin Band Amateur Mobile Transceiver – VHF/UHF Simultaneous Receive of 2 Frequencies & Cross-Band Repeater Capability. It also receives 108-520Mhz & 700-999Mhz (except cellular)


Diamond X-200 2m/70cm Dualband Base Station Vertical, Antenna, mounted on the chimney stack of the house. N-Type connection with Westflex 10, runs underground down the garden to the shack. (works extremely well)

Hustler 6-BTV 6-Band HF Vertical Antenna 10,15,20,30,40,80M on a DX Mount, I have plans to add heavy wire radials to this antenna and is a work in progress.

SE-1300 Discone Scanner Base Station Antenna is a very effective multi-band antenna for scanning can be used as a 2m 70cm collinear antenna as well. Have this outside my Shack on a pole that can be raised up to 12m.

Field Kit:

Retevis H777 Walkie Talkies 18x on 3x Six-Way Chargers. 6 channels with a frequency range of 400 to 470 MHz. It has an integral LED flashlight, a low battery alarm, and an emergency alarm function. Programed to use the UK Scout Event PMR Licence.

The Resonator is a potable field day mast of my own making. Made from a telescopic window cleaning poles are constructed from fibreglass, will go from 13ft to 30ft, has 4@ Ratchet Straps on a large Mast Wire Rope Hook Bracket, and smaller Mast Three Wire Rope Hook Bracket with guy lines neer the top.