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A Simple Trailer Hitch Antenna Mount
An "eHam Classic" by AB2M
Shocked at What I Hear on HF
Is the behavior on some of the bands declining?
Talk To Me
Does anyone ragchew anymore?
Old Ham Comes Home
What does one hear on any given day on the bands?
A Warning -- Scammers are Sophisticated
Sage advice from VK3BL
Building The Hard Drive Morse Key
AC7ZL's step-by-step instructions
Aging Issues With Past Century Kenwood Equipment
Aging Issues With Past Century Kenwood Equipment What to look for and how to fix it!
The Next Big Ham Things
How will you fare?
A Visit to the Museum
A journey to 2074
Easy Method for Cutting Grooves for the DK3 Screwdriver Antenna Coil Form
A handy step-by-step tutorial
Product Reviews View More Reviews!
LDG AT-1000 Pro II - A Learning curve but is works
K1EL K42 CW Keyboard - A fun project
Ten-Tec Paragon - Pretty Good Rig
Ten-Tec Omni VI+ - GREAT
Dentron Jr. Monitor - the good ol' days
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Feb 19  Yaesu FT-991 ... Like New WA4IOB
Feb 19  WTB: National NCL 2000 Plate Transformer WB5F
Feb 19  FS: Yaesu YSK-900 Separation Kit KK5IB
Feb 19  Yaesu YM-34 Dynamic Microphone K5MFP
Feb 19  Alpha 9500 HF Amplifier VE6SH
News View More Ham News!
Radio Anniversary is Celebrated in the City:
Ride the Roller Coaster to Solar Minimum:
Collegiate Amateur Radio Survey:
Amateur Radio Society Upgrading Smokey Repeater:
Louie the Cat Can Operate a Ham Radio, Seriously:
NewsWest for Sunday, February 19, 2017:
Youth Take Up Amateur Radio from Inside Central Victorian Bus in the Bush:
Group Puts Skills to Test at Winter Field Day:
Radio-Heads Give Bhubaneswar a Peep into Airwaves from the Past:
The Social Media of 1939:
Ham Radio for Dummies Books Available:
Foundations of Amateur Radio -- #89:
Propagation Forecast Bulletin #7 de K7RA:
Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2050 for Friday, February 10, 2017:
MacLoggerDX Version 6.08 Released:
Longlea School Powers Back Up as Bendigo Amateur Radio Club Moves In:
57th Ham Radio and Computer Festival Set for Fairgrounds on Feb. 19:
Seeing Spots: NASA Video Shows 7 Years of Solar Activity:
CQ to Introduce MF/LF Column; KB5NJD/WG2XIQ, to be Column Editor:
DX News -- ARRL DX Bulletin #7:
Just Ahead In Radiosport:
In Brief...
ARES Volunteers Support Evacuation, Shelters, In Oroville, Dam Crisis:
FCC Invites Comments on ARRL Petition to Allocate New 5 MHz Band:
Campus Ham Radio Clubs Encouraged to Boost Vitality Through Innovation:
Alaska's HAARP Facility Once Again Open for Business:
Amateur Radio Emergency Service Posts its 2016 Annual Report:
Nayif-1 CubeSat with Amateur Radio Transponder Launched from India:
'Mysterious Foghorn' Is Chinese Over-The-Horizon Burst Radar:
National Museum to Mark 75th Anniversary of Voice of America:
Getting It Right!
What Makes People Attracted Towards Ham Radio Sessions:
Ham Talk Live #52 -- DXing with Fred K4IU:
Ham Radio Club Calling Members Around the World, Even Outer Space:
Okmulgee County Ham Radio Operators Ready To Help In Emergencies:
Amateurlogic Episode 101 is Released:
Amateur Radio Roundtable Live Tuesdays:
Amateur Radio Newsline Headlines for Ham Nation:
Lowcountry Students to Speak with ISS Astronauts:
An 'Out of this World' Experience for Palmetto Scholars:
Radio Cub Has Global Reach:
Preparing for a Sun Shock:
Nayif-1 CubeSat with Amateur Radio Transponder Set to Launch on February 15
Slow-Scan TV Transmissions from International Space Station Planned:
Freeport's 'Mr. Friday Night' Keeps Ham Radio Operators Coming Back:
Remembering Vimy Ridge; Nova Scotia Hams Commemorate the 100th Anniversary:
Calendar View More Calendar Events!
First 5 Upcoming Events  Location Start Date
Battleship IOWA's NI6BB 74th Birthday Bash San Pedro, CA 02/22/17
CQ 160-Meter Contest, SSB 02/24/17
Orange (Texas) Hamfest 2017 Orange, TX 02/25/17
ARRL DX Contest, SSB 03/04/17
Irving Hamfest Irving, TX 03/04/17
Survey View Results & Other Surveys!
What do you do with your back issues of ham radio magazines?
[861 votes since 2017-01-12]
  Recycle them.
  Take them to my doctor's office.
  Take them to work.
  Store them in the basement.
  Throw them in the garbage.
  Burn them.
Spots View More DX Spots!
Time Frequency     Callsign Comment
1308 144205.0     W2ACR
1308 144205.0     N2ACR
1307 21030.0     9X2CW Tnx
1308 144200.0     KD4ESV EL87RS
1308 144205.0     KB3WL
1307 14263.0     IQ2DB special
1307 14028.0     C6AUM
1307 14080.0     CO8LY cq
1307 144200.0     N4TUT EL98GP
1307 14190.0     IU4FMR/HI7 cq
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VU3SPQ This is with FT -890, FT-900, FT-840 on the HF with A3S + 3 El Monobander for 20 m + dipole for 40 and 20. Ft-2400 and VX-5R on the VHF. Yaesu G 450A rotator. Commcat Logg and QSL printing Software with DX Atlas. CAT controlled radios. Adding Heil Goldline shortly.

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    KA8NSG Just me at the operating controls. Equipment includes A Heathkit SB 102, MFJ949E Antenna Tuner, MFJ931 ArtificalGround Tuner, A Kenwood TR2200A 2 meter transceiver, A Realistic DX 160 Communications Receiver, Realistic Pro 2056 VHF/UHF Scanner, My old brass staright key, A Shure 444 desk mic, My HF antenna is a 66ft wire antenna at the ceiling level of the apartment.

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