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by opfor
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Trip Gallery
Topic: Mt Wilson Trip 8/24/19
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Mt Wilson Trip 8/24/19

Now that there's something of a blog site up, here's the travelogue from our most recent outing.

https://www.bigsac.org/cms/index.php?id=7
by opfor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: First Aid, Medical and Hygiene
Topic: First Aid Kits by Type
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: First Aid Kits by Type

@arclight is always the one to talk to about kits. He's a bit more wholistic than I am on things.
by opfor
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Anything Else
Topic: Low Light Photography
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Low Light Photography

This is just staggeringly beautiful

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rI2zjyD-Bdk
by opfor
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Radios and Comms
Topic: Radio Manual Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Re: Radio Manual Thread

IC-706 Mk IIg User manual
IC-706MK2G_user.zip
(2.12 MiB) Downloaded 14 times
IC-706 MkIIG Service Manual
IC-706MK2_serv.zip
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by opfor
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Radios and Comms
Topic: Radio Manual Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Radio Manual Thread

If you have manuals for a radio in PDF, tag it and attach it here. Never know it might come in handy some day.
by opfor
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: First Aid, Medical and Hygiene
Topic: First Aid Kits by Type
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: First Aid Kits by Type

At the moment, the NAR IPOK has kinda become our standard kit https://www.narescue.com/individual-patrol-officer-kit I usually suggest the S-Rolled gauze, this makes the kit around $45 seems to be the street price. I've been bugging demp to come up with a competitor kit for it. The big problem these...
by opfor
Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: First Aid, Medical and Hygiene
Topic: First Aid Kits by Type
Replies: 4
Views: 256

First Aid Kits by Type

So I was talking to Dempsy the other day about IFAKs, and he has several options he's working on, however it got me thinking about "best kit for X" There are certain products that I use for certain things, that are appropriate in that setting, but may not be appropriate in another setting. For this ...
by opfor
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Radios and Comms
Topic: RF Diplexer design
Replies: 0
Views: 85

RF Diplexer design

I've been putting together my wants and wishes for a while concerning the mobile antenna on the 'heep, and one of the bigger problems I've been having is finding a decent (read: non-shitty) quad-band antenna to run my TYT-9800 (10/6/2/70cm). The existing antenna is currently falling apart after a so...
by opfor
Wed Nov 07, 2018 4:51 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: ROCstock 2018 Dec 7, 8, 9
Replies: 0
Views: 173

ROCstock 2018 Dec 7, 8, 9

https://rocstock.org This is not an official bigsac activity, but SPARC and bigsac members are in attendance. Nov ROCstock Postponed, 3-Day ROCstock Dec 7, 8, 9th! Posted by xenonrocket The November 10-11 ROCstock has been cancelled. ROCstock has been rescheduled for December. This will be a three d...
by opfor
Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: First Aid, Medical and Hygiene
Topic: Solatac IFAKs
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Solatac IFAKs

Came across this discussion about IFAKs recently, more than a few people are huge fans. Somewhat akin to the Arclight 1-gal bag kit. http://solatac.com/home/index.php/2018/04/01/lets-talk-about-ifaks/ (This isn’t directed to LEO’s, Medics, Firefighters, Service Members, or anyone else who should kno...