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Ultra-Portable, Digital QRP fanatic and video-creator, Julian OH8STN is retired broadcast engineer and expat living in Scandinavia for the past couple of decades. Other than making YouTube videos, OH8STN enjoys man-portable digital micro-expeditions, designing and building bespoke gear, and solving many practical problems associated with man-portable off grid communications on HF.

OH8STN promotes the concept of:
Max Capabilities with Minimal Gear.


    • JS8Call Version 2.0 Released

      Hello Operators. JS8Call Version 2.0 has been released. This new version has some very cool features including three new Speed Modes, Type Ahead and Much […]

    • Pandoras box

      Hello Operators. You all know I’ve been working on a highly anticipated, Raspberry Pi update video. I know I’ve been quiet, and even suggested I […]

    • Winter Field Day

      Hello Operators Winter Field Day is quickly approaching. This year I’m approaching the event, from the perspective of a winter time, grid-down scenario. View this […]

    • Packtenna EFHW Flame out

      Hello Operators I’ve been testing the Packtenna EFHW for a few weeks. Its an excellent performing end fed half wave antenna. Mine is set up […]