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RSGB - Oct 26, 2020
CQ Senhaix! Dual band handhelds from a relatively new name To read this edition, tap or click cover image News and Reports News and Reports Around Your Region – Club events calendar 85 Around Your Region – Events roundup 89 New products 14 News 1...
NZART - Oct 26, 2020
Draft ZL Amateur Radio Beacons 2020 are ready for checking. As no Call Book will produced this year, the intention is to not only have the Beacon Map plus their active status available online but also to print them in the January/February 20...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
Amateur astronomers are monitoring something new on Mars. A dark streak has just appeared near one of the Red Planet's giant extinct volcanoes, Arsia Mons...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
The Mid Ulster Amateur Radio Club Tuesday Night Lecture Series have now moved to twice monthly on the 2nd and 4th ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, Ed Durrant DD5LP, Frank Howell K4FMH and Bill Barnes WC3B to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
The AMSAT News Service reports John Brier KG4AKV and Brad Brooks WF7T have created a wiki page you can use to look up the abbreviations and acronyms used in amateur satellites ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
BNamericas reports Peru’s Ministry for Transport and Communications (MTC) plans to sell-off amateur radio frequencies in the 3.3-3.8 GHz band for 5G mobile ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 26, 2020
The video of the 38th AMSAT Space Symposium and Annual General Meeting, held on October 17, 2020, is now available to view on YouTube ...
NZART - Oct 25, 2020
The October NZART broadcast is now online in MP3 format for online listening. ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 25, 2020
November 2, 2020 marks the centennial of radio station KDKA going on the air for the first time. Their first broadcast, considered by many to be the birth of commercial broadcast radio, was to report the election results of the Harding-Cox presidenti...
Southgate ARC - Oct 25, 2020
apan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications is holding a public consultation on revisions to Radio Law Enforcement Regulations to enable elementary and junior high school students to experience the enjoyment of amateur radio ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 25, 2020
The ARRL reports WSJT-X co-developer Joe Taylor, K1JT, recently expressed puzzlement over the use of FT8 in contests -- rather than FT4, which was designed for contesting ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 25, 2020
Radio Amateur Jac Holzman K2VEH who founded Elektra Records and signed The Doors is featured in Rolling Stone ...
Southgate ARC - Oct 25, 2020
Keith Schlottman, KR7RK, is not only a mountain goat, he is also a super sloth...
AMSAT-NA - Oct 24, 2020
The AMSAT News Service bulletins are a free, weekly news and information service of AMSAT, The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation. ANS publishes news related to Amateur Radio in Space including reports on the activities of a worldwide group of Amate...

Anytone D868UV DMR / FM handheld transceiver

Anytone AT-D868UV F.C.C. Part 90 DMR / FM handheld transceiver brings dual band VHF/UHF coverage with all the latest features

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WSJT-X 2.3.0 RC-1

WSJT-X 2.3.0 introduces FST4 and FST4W, digital protocols designed particularly for the LF and MF bands.

WSJT-X 2.2.0 new version available to download

WSJT-X 2.2.0 has been officially released and it includes improvements and fixes for all digital modes like FT8 FT4 JT4 JT66 WSPR

WSJT-X Drops Windows XP

Beginning from version 2.2.0 WSJT-X will not run on Windows XP and Windows Vista anymore.

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LAN-IQ SDR, The Morse Sagas: Cobweb Antennas, Delta Loop for 50 MHz, 136 kHz QRP Transmitter, Top 10 Reasons to Take Ham Radio Portable, Interface for SSTV using a Soundcard, ChrisTech

CQ WW DX SSB Contest 2020

The CQ WW is the largest Amateur Radio competition in the world. Over 35,000 participants take to the airwaves on the last weekend of October (SSB) and November (CW) with the goal of making as many contacts with as many different DXCC entities and CQ Zones as possible.

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63rd Jamboree On The Air

JOTA Jamboree on the Air is a spectacular opportunity to introduce Scouts to amateur radio. 16-18 October 2020

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Elecraft AX1 Antenna

AX1 by Elecraft is an ultra-portable two-band antenna system for 20 and 17 meters.

MFJ-434B DELUXE VOICE KEYER

Let this microprocessor controlled MFJ Contest Voice KeyerTM call CQ, send your call and do contest exchanges for you in your own natural voice!

Yaesu FT-991 vs ICOM IC-7300 Videos

A selection of videos comparing the Yaesu FT-991 versus the Icom IC-7300

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New FT8 Frequencies with WSJ-X 2.2.0-Rc2

WSJT-X development team has added a second set of suggested dial frequencies for FT8 on three HF bands and also on 6 meters.

FT4 Frequencies

FT4 Frequencies for HF and VHF bands as listed on WSJT-X.

The Truth about the G5RV Antenna

The G5RV Antenna and two other improved alternatives to this basic design, the well known ZS6BKW antenna and the W0BTU variant

Grid Square Locator System

The Grid Square Locator, also known as the Maidenhead Locator System, is a geographical co-ordinate method based on a 6-digit code, widely used by amateur radio operators to determine a rough position on the Earth.

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CQ WW DX SSB Contest 2020

The CQ WW is the largest Amateur Radio competition in the world. Over 35,000 participants take to the airwaves on the last weekend of October (SSB) and November (CW) with the goal of making as many contacts with as many different DXCC entities and CQ Zones as possible.

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Notable Patents on Antenna Design, 80m Top Loaded Vertical Antenna, IC-7300 Quick Start Guide, 5 Things to Know About Portable Power Stations, IC-7300 and WSJT-X Setup, Hamtech, An Audio Selection Panel in the Shack, 23cm 1296 MHz Transverter , WiFI vSWR Meter, 2m Slim-Jim Aerial using Ladder-Line,

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WSJT-X 2.3.0 RC-1

WSJT-X 2.3.0 introduces FST4 and FST4W, digital protocols designed particularly for the LF and MF bands.

CQ WW RTTY DX Contest 2020

CQ WW RTTY DX Contest - September 26-27, 2020, Contest Rules and RTTY Software

Elecraft AX1 Antenna

AX1 by Elecraft is an ultra-portable two-band antenna system for 20 and 17 meters.

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CQ WW DX SSB Contest 2020

The CQ WW is the largest Amateur Radio competition in the world. Over 35,000 participants take to the airwaves on the last weekend of October (SSB) and November (CW) with the goal of making as many contacts with as many different DXCC entities and CQ Zones as possible.

FT8 Frequencies

FT8 Frequencies for HF and VHF bands as listed on WSJT-X. Region 1 exceptions and JS8Call frequencies.

5 Free Amateur Radio Logbook Programs Worth a Try

A selection of five free ham radio logging programs, Logger 32, DXKeeper, Swisslog, Log4OM and BBLogger taken from the amateur radio logging software category.

5 Free Virtual Audio Cable Software

This virtual device drivers, will permit to record audio streams from your applications, and to pass audio to other programs. Interface multiple audio streams with vitual cables.

Top Amateur Radio Websites – Issue 2025

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16 Awesome Homemade Morse Keys

A review of 16 awesome homemade morse key projects you can find on our Morse Key links category

Top Amateur Radio Websites – Issue 2024

Notable Patents on Antenna Design, 80m Top Loaded Vertical Antenna, IC-7300 Quick Start Guide, 5 Things to Know About Portable Power Stations, IC-7300 and WSJT-X Setup, Hamtech, An Audio Selection Panel in the Shack, 23cm 1296 MHz Transverter , WiFI vSWR Meter, 2m Slim-Jim Aerial using Ladder-Line,
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