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Desense? What's that?

Desense? What's that?

Call me crazy, but... I get the feeling somebody might be trying to make money at this site.

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Not Just Any Fire Station

Not Just Any Fire Station

If you're old enough, you'll probably remember this fire station. This is Los Angeles County Fire Station #127 in the City of Carson. But that's not what it's most known as. Need a hint? How about this sound? No? OK, how about this. Well if that doesn't do it, nothing will. LACoFD Station #127 was the exterior used as "Station 51" in the old TV show "Emergency". I took this shot myself a while back. The area has changed quite a bit, but the station hasn't much. Still pretty much looks the same as back in the 70s. A little...

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The Mother of All Discone Antennas

The Mother of All Discone Antennas

Stopped by the USS Iowa in the Port of Los Angeles a while back. Couldn't help but notice this behemoth on the bow. Think your neighbors are annoyed now, try putting this on your roof. You can learn more about the Iowa's radio equipment on the Battleship Iowa Amateur Radio Association site. In all fairness though, they do get bigger... Check out the discone at the Titan Missile Museum.

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