W2YMM Yaesu FT817ND
Showing off my newest purchase (12/2016).... My Yaesu FT817ND
I've been off of the HF bands for a while and have been wanting to get to them.
With my busy schedule I don't have a lot of time to sit in the shack.
When I do get some free time it's usually outdoors at the beach or out in the mountains.
I've always been interested in operating on the go and running QRP.
So I figured I'd give this Yaesu FT817ND a try.
The radio gets great reviews and seems to be very popular. Here I am
finally getting a new one about 16 years after it was first introduced.
The Radio was
from Main Trading Company in Texas.
To go along with the radio I purchased from
, the NEW “Trail Friendly”
Multi-band QRP 10/20/40 EndfedZ antenna.
To store it safely and securely while traveling I got
case from MCM Electronics.
I also plan to try some digital modes and figured I'd get the
The Interface for digital modes is the
I just recently acquired a
Buddistick Deluxe Antenna
Still to get is: