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Ground Loops
An "eHam Classic" by K0BG
Assuming the ARPA Becomes Law
W6EM points out a few important details
Interesting QSO Shortage
How do you keep things interesting?
The Fun of Fixing
Do you take joy in getting broken things to work again?
Another Look At Classified Advertising
Can we all relax a bit and go with the flow?
'Ham-isms' We Should Retire Once and for All
What jargon do you find useless?
Vintage Hybrid Transceivers
N8FVJ takes you on a trip down memory lane.
Will You Lose Your Repeater Site?
K4ETN shows one of the latest problems amateur operators are facing.
The CQ DX Field Award
VE7IG gives a run down
Your First Handheld Radio
Do you remember yours?
Product Reviews View More Reviews!
Zerofive Antennas 27 foot 10-40 meter Multi-Band Vertical - At Last! I'm On The Air! For Real!
Icom New Zealand - Great service
Astatic D-104 - Love the D-104!!
Maxcon OCF Dipole - As Advertised
MFJ-4275MV - A good fan replacement for MFJ-SMPSU's that use the 3" fan.
Classifieds View More Classifieds!
Aug 24  IC-7000 Remote Head Kit N6QL
Aug 24  FT-90r Micro dual band N3EJT
Aug 24  HEX BEAM 160 to 6 meters on 48ft aluma tower WA2SEI
Aug 24  Heil PL-2T Deluxe Mic Boom WA1GZY
News View More Ham News!
Crestview to Partner with Radio Club for Emergency Communications Services:
Special Centennial Event at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve:
Legacy of Memories: As Curtain Comes Down, Hara's Smaller Moments Ring True
After Nearly Two Years, NASA Regains Contact with Lost Spacecraft:
Ham Talk Live #28 -- Ward Silver, N0AX:
Tuesday on Amateur Radio Roundtable:
ETH032 -- What is Going On Lately?
Easton Amateur Radio Society Marks Coast Guard Anniversary:
Discussion with Ron Smith - Red River Radio Amateurs - Oil Pipeline Safety:
Make a 5 Year Old's Day:
Happy 20th Birthday to FO-29!
Amateur Radio Newsline Headlines for Ham Nation:
RSGB Writes to Ofcom Regarding Problems with New Licensing System:
Ham Radio Users Tune into Loop Head Lighthouse:
Propagation Forecast Bulletin #34 de K7RA:
MacLoggerDX Version 6.04 Released:
Ham Radio Event this Saturday at Former Naval Air Station:
Sunspot Number On The Decline Since 2010:
Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2025, August 19, 2016:
DX News -- ARRL DX Bulletin #34:
Just Ahead In Radiosport:
Amateur Radio Volunteers Respond to Louisiana Flooding Catastrophe:
ARRL Encourages Comprehensive Noise Floor Study:
The Doctor Will See You Now!
National Parks On the Air Update:
Comments In FCC 'Symbol Rate' Rule Making Proposal Due by October 11:
Come One, Come All: The ARRL Rookie Roundup RTTY is August 21!
FEMA Teaming with Amateur Radio Clubs to Present Preparedness Information:
Now Free of HAARP, US Air Force Still Wants to Tinker with the Ionosphere:
Birds CubeSat Constellation to Launch In 2017:
Es'hailSat-2 Launch Reset for 2017:
RSGB 'Deeply Disappointed' In Regulator's Attitude Toward Amateur Radio:
Annual IOTA DXpedition Morphs Into Visit to Rare One -- Aves Island:
In Brief...
Ham Talk Live! #27 -- Huntsville Hamfest:
Amateur Radio Newsline Headlines for Ham Nation:
DogparkSDR Version 1.05 Released:
Belarus Gets 60m Band:
Everist Notes 1985 Research on Power Line Noise:
ETH031 -- A YLs View of Amateur Radio:
National Park to Host Long-Distance Radio Events:
Amateur Radio Roundtable: Aves Island DXpedition:
Amateurlogic 94 is Released!
Hundreds Turn Out for HamFest:
WIA: Amateur Radio 'Remembrance Day Contest' Opening Address:
Ham Operators from Various Professions Chasing Passion:
Radio Club Mark 50 Years On the Air:
Special Event: 90th Anniversary of the Founding of South Plainfield, NJ:
1967 Solar Flare Nearly Took U.S. and Soviets to Brink of War:
Space Camp Kids Talk with Astronaut Aboard the International Space Station:
'Hams' Make Contact:
Ham Radio Operators to Play Key Role:
Foundations of Amateur Radio -- Episode 6:
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IOWA Commemorates VJ Day San Pedro, CA 09/02/16
VE Test Session Rockingham, NC 09/03/16
Ohio State Parks On The Air OH 09/10/16
IOWA Commemorates Gold Star Mothers Day San Pedro, CA 09/25/16
Fall Tail Gate Party Panama City, FL 10/22/16
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N0TU My Nostalgic Novice Johnson Adventurer, Drake 2B with 2BQ and a pile of crystals provide hours of FUN!

Strays Add a Stray!
Now, where did I put my "tactical" flashlight? Ah, there it is ... right next to my "tactical" screwdriver!
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    Dr. Quintin Immelman (ZS6IY)
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    Bronce (WA4ZCX)
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    Shack Showcase Station of AE4X
    Station of AE4X Here's my current hamshack setup. Main gear is ICOM 756proII and 775dsp. I like to run the ICOM 746PRO on PSK-31 and digital modes. Hope one day soon to shuffle some of the gear around to make way for the ICOM 7800. Give me a call sometime! 73! Rob, ae4x

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    Issued 2016 Aug 24 1505 UTC
    Flux: 81 A-Index 18 K-Index 4
    Actv:SW:minor GM:G1