pureguardian humidifier http://amzn.to/2rgKtAM

Hands-on Review – humidifier for the ham shack

Humidifier 101: Since I live in the desert southwest on a mountain plateau at an elevation of 5,400 feet, low humidity is a huge problem. Single digit humidity is not good for me or my gear. After doing a lot…

Hands-on Review - 3Gstore Remote Power IP Switch http://amzn.to/2q04BVq

Hands-on Review – 3Gstore Remote Power IP Switch

3Gstore Remote Power IP Switch. A simple solution to an annoying problem. I live on a remote mountain plateau in the middle of nowhere. My Internet connection is less than reliable, but I have certain home automation and security devices…

Battery Tender http://amzn.to/2q0dGjZ

Hands-on Review Battery Tender Battery Charger

I use a Battery Tender to keep my emergency gear 12v batteries safely charged I prefer the Battery Tender Plus  battery charger because it is designed to fully charge a battery and maintain it at proper storage voltage without the damaging effects caused by…

APC Smart-UPS 1000VA http://amzn.to/2qgZeAV

Hands-on Review APC Smart-UPS 1000VA UPS Sine Wave

After a couple of unfortunate CyberPower experiences, I have turned to APC again I had convinced myself there was no reason to pay extra for the APC name  — that I could buy comparable CyberPower UPS’ for less. I was wrong….

Tripp Lite surge strip TLP76MSG http://amzn.to/2mwP25G

Hands-On Review: Surge strip with individually controlled outlets

I have a handful of radios with rechargeable batteries, but each has different charging requirements. It finally dawned on me that I could plug each into a Tripp Lite surge strip with individually controlled outlets. Now it is much easier to charge…