Dan's Projects
From Sketches to R
eality
CNC, Ham Radio, Antennas, Car Mounts, SDR, Tools, Reviews...
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I've been doing projects for decades with scrap parts and odd combinations of whatever was on hand.  About a year ago I started putting together little YouTube videos of these quirky projects.  

This is a sampling of some projects.
My YouTube Links:

(1)   $20 SDR TV Tuner Card - Unboxing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0kVu0TS10E&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=1&feature=plcp


(2)   "Floating" Computer Speaker Stand/Mount

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z_xJKz-wzg&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=2&feature=plcp


(3)   PVC Third Monitor Stand

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojjO1AGQH3Y&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=3&feature=plcp


(4)   Easy External Scanner Antenna for Police, Fire, EMS

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HB8lYr1jnk&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=8&feature=plcp


(5)   Gutter Antenna for Ham Radio or Short Wave Listening

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HB8lYr1jnk&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=8&feature=plcp


(6)  Alinco DR135T MKIII 2 Meter Ham Rig in Jeep Liberty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1430sGqqEAQ&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=11&feature=plcp


(7)   PVC Tube Ham Radio Tower Project

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GSDJzDYSW-s&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=12&feature=plcp


(8)  HT Echolink Station

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UfXzdkNV6e0&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=13&feature=plcp


(9)  Speaker Mic Hole Missing - Ham Radio - 2 Meter Baofeng UV-5R

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuW3fyMN7w4&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=15&feature=plcp


(10)  Desk Stand for Baofeng UV-5R

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22E-2J-uIjU&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=16&feature=plcp


(11)  Simple J Pole Build for 2 Meters

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UABXDyu_hsE&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=17&feature=plcp


(12)  Sirius Radio in 2004 Jeep Liberty - Another Install Idea

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1J0nSQCsdU&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=20&feature=plcp


(13)  Magnum 1012 Transceiver (CB Rig Modifiable) Installed in 2004 Jeep Liberty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnU1BzX98wk&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=22&feature=plcp


(14)  Desk Stand for Baofeng UV-5R  (Also good for any portable scanner or radio)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22E-2J-uIjU&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=16&feature=plcp


(15)  Remote Speaker for Scanner - 2004 Jeep Liberty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcRFzyh3rFs&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=23&feature=plcp


(16)  (Cheap and Easy) Roof Basket/Rack Lock Idea

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qbEbojhuW9w&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=24&feature=plcp


(17)  (Cheap and Easy) Car Floor Mount for Portable Scanner (Pro-97 shown)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3a9cO1wC6A&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=25&feature=plcp


(18)  Assembly of Aluminum Roof Cargo Basket for Jeep Liberty (No Instructions in box)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwYw1KcqFnw&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=26&feature=plcp


(19)  Ham Radio Mounting Ideas for 2004 Jeep Liberty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUALWt1XFH8&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=27&feature=plcp


(20)  Jeep Liberty Tow Hook Installation

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QKdA2gXX20&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=29&feature=plcp


(21)  Easy Scanner Backet in 2006 Ford Mustang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8uDYaqwV6g&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=34&feature=plcp


(22)  Ham Radio or CB Install in 2006 Ford Mustang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHnb9lDV_Jc&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=37&feature=plcp


(23)  Ham Radio or CB Install with Sirius - Modified Mount Build

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dgjNpPdiZM&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=35&feature=plcp


(24)  Ceiling Projector Mount with Extension for VVME V02 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4yMlh8mZ3o&list=UU3RIdlSCWn1w0Quh6zm6M1A&index=42&feature=plcp









 
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