By K5KVN, on the scene
WELLSBURG, Missouri – With the number of new amateur radio licenses on the rise, one company is stepping in to help new hams fit in with seasoned operators at Hamvention.
The “Little Piggy Kit” from Peanut Whistle Transmitters claims to contain the essential items needed to make a brand-new radio operator look like “one of the guys.”
Each kit contains the following:
- Trucker hat with antenna mounted on top (available in 2m or 70cm)
- Paracord survivalist belt – suitable for holding accessories such as HT, multi-tool and/or flip phone (accessories not included)
- Flashing LED callsign badge
- “Game of Rohns” t-shirt
- Crocs shoes
“This kit will turn those little piggies into full-fledged hams!” said Erastus Pflemming, Director of Peanut Whistle marketing.
The kits are available now via mail order for $59.90, and will be available at the Peanut Whistle booth at Hamvention in Dayton, Ohio.