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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!
Novice Rigs and Skills
Years ago, getting started took a little more effort...
Product Reviews View More Reviews!
Tecsun PL-660 PLL World Band Receiver - You get what you pay for.
Ten-Tec Argonaut V - Awesome Keeper
Nissei RS-40 - Junk-it died - Great!
KDK FM-240 - Successful tech special story
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Nov 20  Yaesu FT-250 Programming Software ADMS-250 N1OIE
Nov 20  DELL Inspiron 7348 2-in-1, i5-5200u , 8G 500gb HD N8RT
Nov 20  Motorola R2600B service monitor K5PDQ
Nov 20  HyGain 55' HD tower and antennas WK7B
Nov 20  FT-1000 K7FFN
News View More Ham News!
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
VE Test Session, Rockingham, NC NC 12/02/17
YCCC meeting Auburn, MA 12/03/17
Survey View Results & Other Surveys!
How well do you understand HF propagation? Comments please!
[146 votes since 2017-11-17]
  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.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
0248 7029.7     TO2SP st.
0247 1831.9     W3HKK
0246 7020.0     UN7AB Heard in MA
0245 1823.0     LY2OU
0245 7135.0     R7ET
0244 3797.0     ZS6NJ Cq Zp
0244 7021.1     EA6/DL7AFY CQ
0244 3793.0     TO2SP Sluchanie dalej
0244 3793.1     TO2SP QSX:
0244 14004.1     RI1ANC
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