My Setup

Base Station

  • Kenwood TM-V71A
  • Icom IC-7100
  • Yaesu 7900
  • Powerwerx DB-750x
  • Icom ID-51
  • Anytone 878
  • ZUMspot-RPi hotspot
WX4WCS Base Station
Base Station


  • Wire inverted-V dipole at 30ft, works 20-80m fairly well.
  • Diamond X30A
  • Arrow Antenna J-Pole


  • Icom 5100-A (VHF/UHF/D-STAR
  • Yaesu FT-891 with Yaesu ATAS-120 antenna
ATAS 120 antenna mounted to the hood with a lip mount. Was going to go for the rear hatch, but the plastic trim on the Trailblazer prevented a good ground connection.
Radio control heads mounted to the dash, Yaesu FT-891 on the left and Icom 5100 on the right.