QST 2014 Dec Cover - Southern Alberta
I shot the cover photo for the 2014 December issue of QST the morning after a fresh snowfall that fell overnight on southern Alberta.
The landscape looked dazzling to say the least, wearing its new winter coat and high-lighted by all that Alberta sunshine.
I had a great morning backroading while working the HF bands, and searching out other scenes like this one.
The roads had not been plowed yet as I backroaded in the Priddis /Millarville area, near where the CBC's hit show "Heartland" is filmed.
For a look at the original photo click on this link.....
The insert photo of my one-tube regen receiver was shot in my ham shack.
The set started out as a defective Model T coil, and once I removed the insides, I modified and sanded down the outside of the cabinet, and applied a finish to the wood, before installing the circuit components,
The original photo was shot in my ham shack, and by following this link you will find a description on my one-tube regen receiver....
QST is the monthly membership journal of the ARRL. Each issue is your source for equipment reviews, technical tips, projects, and news.
As an ARRL member, you receive your monthly issue of QST in print and digitally.
Click on the cover for a closer look....
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