From my Twitter feed: lighting safety, 40m Moxon, diy lead bender

KI4OZG's avatarTracy A Stephens@KI4OZG
Lightning Safety Week: June 23-29, 2013 “When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors!” lightningsafety.noaa.gov/index.htm #hamradio #fieldday

This is a little late, but better late than never…….Dan

 

stahlbrandt's avatarBo G. Stahlbrandt @stahlbrandt
This looks interesting, a 40m Mini-MOXON Beam Antenna by W7XA via @dxzone bit.ly/10EI1T6 #hamr #hamradio

 

DIYEngineering's avatarDIY Engineering @DIYEngineering<
Electronic Component Lead Bending Tool – When assembling a circuit it is pretty common to hook up a resistor or ot… ow.ly/2xBzM7

I still have a lead bender I got from making a Heathkit many moons ago…..Dan

Comments

  1. Dave, N8SBE says:

    I bend my resistor leads on the edge of the PCB. Only once in a great while do I find a non-standard spacing that leads (pun intended 8-) me astray…

  2. Dan KB6NU says:

    Here’s a good Moxon antenna site – http://www.moxonantennaproject.com/design.htm. I found a couple of wire hangers. I may have to try a 2m Moxon.

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