Category Archives: Amateur Radio

Icom Announces the new ID-4100A

Icom has released a sneak preview of their new ID-4100A Dual band D-Star transceiver. Some cool new features (see the image below) are coming soon. Bluetooth option, D-Star Repeater mode, and Terminal and access point mode, are just a few … Continue reading

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FlexRadio Meet & Greet at Radioworld

FlexRadio Systems and Radioworld are pleased to announce a visit by Gerald Youngblood K5SDR, and Matt Youngblood KD5FGE, on Friday , March 18, 2017 from 2 – 5 pm. Come see them at Radioworld, 4335 Steeles Avenue West in Toronto. … Continue reading

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Have you worked VE100VIMY ?

CBC News features Ron Huybers, VY2HR, in an article on the special event station VE100VIMY. The special event callsign celebrates the Battle of Vimy Ridge, which occurred 100 years ago this year. You can read the CBC article entitled “Ham radio … Continue reading

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FlexRadio Systems PowerGenius XL Full Legal Limit Amplifier

FlexRadio Systems has introduced their PowerGenius XL HF amplifier. You can see Gerald Youngblood K5SDR tell you about this amazing product here. The PowerGenius XL is a 100% duty cycle, legal limit (1500W ICAS) 1.8-54 MHz RF amplifier intended for … Continue reading

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MFJ-1026 Signal Enhancer and Noise Canceller

We’ve recently put MFJ’s 1026 Signal enhancer and noise canceller through its paces. And were we impressed ! See the video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e95hlEJsxEU There is a bit of adjustments / peaking and tweaking required, but once you have it correctly adjusted … Continue reading

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SDRplay Now Available at Radioworld !

We are pleased to announce that Radioworld is now carrying  SDRplay Software defined receivers. These world-famous products have been requested by many customers – and we listened ! Made in the U.K. , now distributed and sold in Canada, there … Continue reading

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Emma VE3EHT – New ham and DX’er

Bob Heil’s internet TV Show HamNation, recently ran a story featuring Emma Hardman, VE3EHT. Emma is 13 years old and the daughter of Rod Hardman VE3RHF. Have a look at the video as Emma talks about her first contact – … Continue reading

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I Would Like to Get an HF Antenna for my Home – Part 1

We have heard this numerous times from our Amateur Radio customers. Whether you are just starting out, or an oldtimer who has been hamming for years – and everyone in between – this is a fairly complicated and in depth … Continue reading

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New to Radioworld – DX Engineering Radial Plates DXE-RADP-3

DX Engineering Radial Plates are made of 304 Stainless Steel, 1/8 inch thick and 11.625 in. x 11.625 in. outside dimensions. They are made with the finest Stainless Steel that will last! Not cheap aluminum that will dissolve in your … Continue reading

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SmartSDR for iOS announced by FlexRadio Systems

FlexRadio Systems and Marcus Roskosch, DL8MRE Partner to bring SmartSDRTM for iOS to Market   SmartSDR for iOS allows operators to run SmartSDR on an iPad® or iPhone® Essen, Germany and Austin TX – August 5, 2016: FlexRadio Systems and … Continue reading

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