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My Idea for Listening Headphones
K3MEJ's simple idea to allow you more operating pleasure
Bringing the K6AER HF J-Pole to Life
Bringing the K6AER HF J-Pole to Life NO6E walks you through his build and installation
A Book Review of 200 Meters and Down
A comprehensive breakdown by W8WZ
Other Hobbies Revealed
What are your other interests?
Is FirstNet a Real Threat to Ham Radio?
Will free beat out a $47 billion system?
Amateur Radio Emergency Communications
A lighthearted look at some of our idiosyncrasies...
Bring Ham Radio into DMR
K6LIE voices his concerns over digital mobile radio operation.
A Radial Plate for Cheapskates
An "eHam Classic" by K3AN
I'm On FT8! Now What?
NO6E provides a tutorial on this rapidly growing mode
High Capacity Battery Pack for Site Use Portable Operations
Running out of power? K6TAR has a solution!
Product Reviews View More Reviews!
Yaesu FT-891 - Excellent Value for the Price
Radio Shack PRO-60 (manufactured by GRE) - Sips Batteries
Tecsun PL-880 - Good for the $$
OptiBeam OB4-40 high performance 4 element 40m Yagi - GREAT ANTENNA
Optibeam OB16-3 - GREAT ANTENNA
Classifieds View More Classifieds!
Nov 22  NEW in BOX ICOM IC-7100 W7CNK
Nov 22  WTB: HRO-7 K5WTX
Nov 22  West Mountain Radio PG40 N5CSU
Nov 22  Complete HF Station for sale in TN K4JNS
News View More Ham News!
Ham Radio Coming to PCHS:
Ham Radio Operators Assist With Puerto Rico Recovery:
Amateur Radio Service Helps Fight Hunger:
Ham Radio Operators Vital if Disaster Strikes:
Ballots Counted in 2017 Director, Vice Director Elections:
Michigan Section Manager Appointment Begins on January 1:
RadFxSat (Fox-1B) Launched Successfully, Designated AO-91:
Ham Radio Devotees Unite:
Santa Claus is Getting Saginaw Children's Wish Lists the Old Fashion Way:
Solar Minimum Surprisingly Constant:
Captain Dave KI4THY Phone Patch Honors Veterans for Veterans Day:
Martin F. Jue on Amateur Radio Roundtable:
WIA: Amateur Licensee Numbers Remain Stagnant, Sustained by Churn:
Scouts Participate in World's Largest Scouting Event:
Propagation Forecast Bulletin #46 de K7RA:
MSU Club Fosters World-Wide Communication with Century Old Hobby:
Amateur Radio Association Seeking Broadcasters:
Hurricane-Battered Arecibo Telescope Will Keep Studying the Skies:
RadFxSat (Fox-1B) Launch Reset for November 18:
DX News -- ARRL DX Bulletin #46:
Just Ahead In Radiosport:
US Court Of Appeals Upholds Dismissal of Lawsuit in Ames V. ARRL Case:
International Grid Chase Will Allow Use of 630 and 2200 Meters:
Section Managers to Begin New Terms of Office on January 1:
The Doctor Will See You Now!
After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Give Back on #Givingtuesday, Nov 28:
Round 2 of Sweepstakes Plus The ARRL 160 Meter Contest Just Ahead:
RadFxSat (Fox 1B) Launch Reset for November 18; More Foxes on the Way:
SKYWARN Recognition Day is Saturday, December 2:
Microwavers Report Successful US-Canada Contacts on 78 GHz:
'Yellow Cards' in the Netherlands; Dropping the 'N' in Iceland:
Radio Caroline Heard On 648 kHz as It Prepares Its Legal Return to Airwaves
In Brief...
Getting It Right!
MacDoppler Version 2.26 Released:
Amateur Radio Operators Pitch In When Storms Hit in the Northland:
Sheriff: Wildfires Point to Usefulness of Old Technology:
Raspberry Pi Learns Slow Morse Code:
Ham Talk Live #90 -- Remote Hams:
Extra Frequencies for Argentina Amateurs:
Ham Radio Network Keeps Capital Region Commuters Rolling Along:
Erie Man Walked His Way to 105:
Saint Andrew's Student Among 11 Selected to Speak to Astronaut Aboard ISS:
Hurricanes Shine Light on Emergency Communications:
Amateur Radio Roundtable Live Event:
Amateurlogic Episode 111 is Out!
With Ham Radios and GoPro Cameras, Hobart Students Track Weather Balloons:
Mendocino County Sheriff Examines Lessons Learned from Redwood Valley Fire:
How NASA Scientists are Tracking Solar Activity to Look for Weird Behavior:
Say 'NO' to Parity, and 'YES' to Freedom:
Amateur Radio Enthusiasts Invited to HamJam 2017:
On Air, in Thiruvananthapuram:
When All Else Fails, South FL Emergency Personnel Use Radio To Communicate:
Calendar View More Calendar Events!
First 5 Upcoming Events  Location Start Date
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW 11/25/17
Plimoth Plantation Special Event - NI1X Plymouth, MA 11/25/17
ARRL 160M (CW) Contest 12/01/17
W9G WI 12/01/17
VE Test Session, Rockingham, NC NC 12/02/17
Survey View Results & Other Surveys!
How well do you understand HF propagation? Comments please!
[179 votes since 2017-11-21]
  I'm blissfully unaware of how little I know.
  I realize how little I know but would like to learn more.
  I know some stuff, but realize I need to learn more. I can't really explain it well to anyone.
  I know a lot and can explain it to a 4th grader.
Spots View More DX Spots!
Time Frequency     Callsign Comment
1900 0.0     1
1900 14016.1     TO5W TU wkd 1 up ATNO 599 in
1900 21034.8     PJ2/NA2U
1900 7015.6     EA9/EA5HPX Heard in MA
1900 10118.0     J5T QSX 10119.40
1900 14065.0     AA5XA SUMMITS ON THE
1900 14260.0     TO2SP
1900 14033.6     KE0EK
1900 28018.5     PZ5V TNX NEW BAND 73 GOOD
1900 21036.0     V26K Heard in OH and
Spotlight N4LQ Steve Ellington
N4LQ Steve Ellington QTH: La Grange, Ky. Rigs: IC-756PROII, OMNI VI+, Centurion amp., 238 tuner. Antenna: 80m horizontal loop, 160m Inverted vee.

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    Issued 2017 Nov 22 1805 UTC
    Flux: 73 A-Index 28 K-Index 2
    Actv:No space wx storms observed.