Welcome to Misc dot Geek

Hello, I’m glad you’re here! I hope you enjoy my website. You’ll find articles regarding any misc thing that catches my eye, which you may have noticed lately is the BITX40 radio by hfsigs.com. Use the Menu or the Categories to the right to explore, or thumb through posts- whatever works for you. Enjoy!

How to use a Reverse SSH tunnel to reach a server behind a NAT

If you’re reading this, it means my server is online and running. You pointed your browser at my website and connected to my servers IP on port 80. That is totally possible because this is a server with a publicly available IP address. But what if you want to connect to a server that does not …

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20M Inverted V with Lightweight Dipole Center

One of the many joys of being a ham radio operator is building antennas. I’ve covered the L-Match tuner and long wire antenna in the past, and while it’s a great way to get on the air, it is a compromise antenna. It’s not resonant, and so it is less efficient. When you’ve only got …

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