Don Gallauher (Street Articles Author)

Hello, and thank you for visiting my profile. I am a struggling writer, just learning the ropes, as I plow through each step to become successful in the world of online marketing. I live in the Pacific Northwest, and work part time as a computer repair technician, troubleshooting networks and desktop repair, for a local DSL provider.

An Old Friend: The Kaito Voyager Emergency Radio
An old friend "God I love blowing the heads off zombies" I mutter to myself from the trenches surrounding the small fortress on my property, the crackle of the AR-47 still echoing around the nearby hillsides. The rain is falling lightly as I sit by myself watching the perimeter of…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Top Ten Reasons Why You Need A Police Scanner
What can I do with a police scanner As this world of ours becomes more chaotic on a daily basis it is important that we keep up to date on what is happening out there so that we can be prepared for almost any situation, whether it be man made…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Solar Panels: You Can Take it With You In Your Motorhome
Motorhome solar panel kits. They aren't just for breakfast anymore Motorhomes can be a great way to get out and explore the country, as you travel around from town to town taking in the sights and spending time with your family and loved ones. As you travel around in your…
By:  in  Travel and Leisure   Nov 26, 2013  
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Being Prepared: Portable Hand Crank Radios
THE EARTH IS STILL HERE. As the hype of the Mayan calendar and 2012 predictions comes to a close, we all breathe a sigh of relief. the earth is still here spinning away on its axis just like it always has for a million or so years and the sun…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Ham Radio on A Budget
Looking around the internet you can find all sorts of great ham radio gear, with more features than you will ever use in your lifetime and at least a thousand more that you will probably never use. With all these features and high price tags to match, how does one…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Oct 15, 2013  
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Being Prepared With A Baofeng Radio
Baofeng radio equipment As you prepare for the end of the world and natural disasters it is important that you are prepared with all the basic supplies that you would need to provide for you and your family. Preppers and survivalists have known for a long time how to make…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Aug 08, 2013  
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Why is the Baofeng Uv - 5r so Inexpensive
As the radio community goes absolutely crazy over the new Baofeng dual band radios that are coming out of China I can't help but feel a bit of anxiety as I wonder how long before the next updated version comes out making my purchase obsolete. Every day it seems that…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 24, 2013  
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Who Needs Ham Radio
What is a ham radio Over the years amateur radio, or ham radio has become a big part of my everyday life. I like learning how radio equipment works and repairing my own equipment. I also enjoy operating older tube radio transmitters and receivers from the post war era up…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 13, 2013  
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What is A Ham Radio
Is this a ham radio As amateur radio, or "ham" radio sees a resurgence of popularity we are seeing more and more inexpensive radio equipment coming into the market. Companies like Baofeng, Wouxun and TnT are producing very inexpensive radio gear that has wide transmit and receive capabilities from 130…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 10, 2013  
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Ham Radio
Is ham radio really an outdated mode of communications, in this digital age ? I would like to think that it wasnt, but the reality of it is, that ham radio, or amateur radio as it is also called, is more of a hobby rather than anything else at this…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 05, 2013  
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