Ham(Radio)ing it Up with Solar Power

by Jasmin Malik Chua, Jersey City, USA on 11.26.07

Although the Canadian engineer behind this solar-powered ham-radio setup uses it for camping and search-and-rescue missions, we can also see this being adopted for broader emergency use, especially in the aftermath of natural disasters that may damage power lines and cellphone towers. Pretty nifty.

One comment on “Ham(Radio)ing it Up with Solar Power

  1. Hello Gary,
    This is a great article and video on alternative energy. I am a big advocate on solar and wind power. With the current cost of energy it certainly seems that it will be the way to go. Thanks for the great article, enjoyed it, best 73’s, Jeff


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