KG6ODI - Ramona, California

Here are some URL's to some websites and resources you may find interesting

Note: Links are subject to change from individual websites, links are updated and checked from time to time, but are not always current, you can Google the description if the link offered below does not work.


Ham Radio


Icom 7610

CQ Magazine

San Diego Repeater Association (SANDRA)

San Diego Ham Radio Community

San Diego Six Shooters Amateur Radio Club

Ramona Outback Amateur Radio Society (ROARS)

CORA Cactus Open Repeater Association

Software Defined Radio (SDR) Links



Scanner Links and Live Audio Feeds

San Diego and Imperial County Scanner Frequencies General Information

San Diego County California Live Audio Feeds (via the internet) (good scanner frequency reference for SD County)



Computer, Internet & Technology Links

Computer internet Bandwidth Speed Test (one fo the best I have found)

General Purpose Conversion Calculator (one of the best I have found on the web)

CHP Traffic

San Diego County Emergency Site

SDGE Power Outages

Cox Cable (and Internet) Outage Reporting

Flight View (airline flight schedule tracker) (component purchasing search engine)



Equipment and Software in the Shack and Mobiles


Ham Radio/

Icom 7610

Icom 7000

Icom 7100

Yaesu FTM-400XDR

Yaesu FT7800

Yaesu FT90

Yaesu VX7R

Elecraft KPA 500

Connect Systems (CS800D DMR)


Scanners, Marnie, CB and General Coverage Radios/

Uniden SDS200 Digital Trunking Scanner

Uniden SDS100 Hand Held Digital Trunking Scanner

Icom M400BB Marine Radio

Uniden BCD536HP Digital Trunking Scanner

ICOM PCR1000 Computer Controlled General Coverage Receiver

SDRplay Software Defined Radio

Uniden BC796D Digital Trunking Scanner

Radio Shack Pro-197 Digital Trunking Scanner

Uniden BCT15 Analog Trunking Scanners

Uniden BCT7 Analog VHF/UHF Scanner

Radio Shack Pro-106 Handheld Digital Trunking Scanner

Uniden BR-330T Handheld Analog Trunking Scanner

Standard Horizon HX460S Marine Radio Handhelds

Uniden Pro520XL CB Radio (in the Motorhome)



ZeroFive 30 Foot Flag Pole HF Vertical

LDG 600 Remote Tuner

Diamond x510HD Dualband Base 2M/440 Antenna

Diamond x300A Dualband Base 2M/440 Antenna

MFJ-1024 Active 50 Khz to 30 MHz Antenna

Commet SBB-14 SBB-14NMO 6m/2m/440 Antenna (modified mobile for base)

Diamond Discone Antenna 25 to 1300MHz

Terrawave 11 dBi Yagi Antenna 824-960 MHz (high gain scanner antenna)

Diamond Dual Band mobile antennas used in all Vehicles

RV Fiberglass 22 Foot FlagPole Antenna (vertical antenna wire inside pole)

note: Home Discone and Yagi antenna have additional wide-band mast mount and distribution amplifiers.



MultiMix 8 Line Eight-Ch Stereo Audio Mixer (outputs)

Behringer Pro-Curve DEQ2498 Speech Processor

Heil Sound Handi Mic 

Creative USB 2.0 Audio Interface (microphone mixing, interfaced to transmitters mic in)

Sennheiser Wired Pro Headset

Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D Omega Wireless Headset

Creative Fatal1ty wired Headset

Gearhead lightweight Mono Headset

Tigertronics SignaLinkTM USB (IC7000 digital modes audio interface)

Slingbox 350 iP Video/Audio accessory (TV and used to iP forward desk radio audio)


Computer and Radio Related Software/

MacBook Pro 2.6 Ghz Quad Core (Mac OS 10.8)

Dell Latitude E6410 (RV Computer, HRD, etc.)

Dell 2.8 Ghz PC

Toshiba Satellite Laptop

LG 24EA53V-P 24 inch Monitor

Logitech G510 Lighted Keyboard with LCD

Parallels (runs Windows 10, Windows XP Pro on the Mac)

Win4Icom 7610 Rig Control Software

Ham Radio Deluxe Software

HDSDR SDR Software

SDRSharp Software

RT Systems Programming Software for all Ham radios

Uniden Scanner Software (programming and database management)

Win500 Scanner Programming Software

SignalScope Osciliscope Software

ProLevel VU

Audio Hijack Pro Mac DSP/Audio Software

Apple IPAD's with various Ham/Electronics Related Applications and iP Audio Remote Monitoring


Other Hardware at the Desk/

Blue Sea Systems AC/DC Power Monitoring Meters

AAstra 9116 Corded Desk Phone

Bose Computer Speakers

Cox Cable Broadband Internet Cable Modem (23 Mbps up/down) and HD Digital TV Receiver

Apple Airport Wireless LAN



Professional Links

ABX Engineering (where I work)

John's Linked-In Page

John's On-Line Resume



Personal Links of interest

Turner Family Website

Connie (My daughters) Skatting Team Page

Connie (My daughters) Linked-In Page

San Diego State University

Team Alba Racing

California Off Road Vehicle Association (CORVA)

American Watercraft Assoication (AWA)

United States Coast Guard

US Harbors San Diego Marine Map

Tidechart (San Diego Tide Charts)

California Boating Laws

Boating Facilities in San Diego

San Diego Mariner Resource Links

San Diego Waterfront (Winds)