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A 2 Meter Brick +
K6TAR walks you through the build of this amplifier.
Help, I Need a Cheap HF Amplifier II
N8FVJ revisits his choices of 10 years ago
Successfully Redeeming IRCs
KJ6GKF provides detailed, step-by-step instructions
$10 Delta Loop Antenna
KE7WAV shares a great stealth, low-cost antenna
Lightning and Grounding
An "eHam Classic" by K6AER
Digital: Baofeng UV5R + External Antennas
Possible, yea or nay?
Can (Should) The A.R.R.L. Be Saved?
What are your thoughts?
No Reason To Feel Intimidated Taking Your First Amateur Radio License Exam
How did you feel when taking your first ham radio license test?
My First Amateur Radio Transceiver: BaoFeng BF-F8HP
My First Amateur Radio Transceiver: BaoFeng BF-F8HP What was your first rig?
The Most Exciting Era in Amateur Radio
Have you tried some of the new digital modes?
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Burghardt Repair Service - Very Disappointed
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KN2C Radio Direction Finder DF2020T - Update
Comet CX-333 Triband Base Antenna - Poor quality assembly
KN4YB All Speed Bug - New 90 degree bug
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Apr 19  ****relisted**** N6SIX
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Apr 19  Zinc air 312 batteries KC8EQF
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In the Information Age, Radio Retains Its Relevance:
Today's Strange Sun: Cycle 24 Stays Weird:
DX News -- ARRL DX Bulletin #17:
Just Ahead In Radiosport:
School's Contact with Space Station Raises Ham Radio Visibility in Alabama:
ARRL Executive Committee to Meet April 21:
FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn Stepping Down:
The Doctor Will See You Now!
Radio Ham in Canada to Gain Access to New 5 MHz Allocation with 100 W ERP:
Space Station Commemorative SSTV Transmissions Prove Extremely Popular:
New 630-Meter Band Reported 'Very Busy':
International Girls in Information and Telecommunication Technologies Day:
Virginia Radio Amateur Completes Contacts on All 29 Ham Bands:
IEEE Spectrum Report: FCC is Inconsistent Regarding Small Satellites:
Getting It Right!
In Brief...
Using Network Radio on Zello and IM:
Amateur Radio: A Hobby, Social Service:
DF6NM Wins Inventor Award:
AmateurLogic Special Presentation:
Radio Amateurs in Canada to Get New 100 Watt 5 MHz Allocation:
Dalton Holds Annual Georgia QSO Party for Amateur Radio Members:
VI4GAMES On the Air:
Ham Talk Live #111 -- Hamvention Awards:
Amateur Radio Thrives in Bartow:
Amateur Radio Operators Could be a Lifeline in a Major Disaster:
AmateurLogic 116: Friday The 13th is Out:
Nevada Sheriff: Radio Show Host Art Bell, W6OBB, Dead at 72:
Scientist Says Sun has Opened Three Coronal Holes:
Collecting Transistors is this Hyderabad Techie-Turned-Ham's Hobby:
Another Reason to Learn Morse Code: Kidnapping:
Is Greg Walden, W7EQI a Possible Successor as House Speaker?
RSGB at Maker Faire UK:
April is Volunteers in Preparedness and Response Month:
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HAMBASH 2018 KANSAS CITY MO Kansas City, MO 04/21/18
Michigan QSO Party MI 04/21/18
6th Annual Earth Day Celebration Cleveland, OH 04/21/18
Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival Morgan City, LA 04/21/18
Gadsen Purchase 170th Anniversary Tucson, AZ 04/21/18
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1219 14195.0     3Z1ESH tnx andy
1220 14153.0     OE18M tnx
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1219 14175.0     SU8WD cq up
Spotlight W1BKZ
W1BKZ Here is W1BKZ at the closet shack. Find me on HF, uaually down in the CW portion of the band (what there is left of it...). You might note that I am an ICOM freak, as I was a Hallicrafters freak back in the 60's.

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    SA2X This was my first shack. Now it is totally rebuillt with better gear! Pictures will come. Hope to meet you on the band. Best 73 de SA3X -Tommy from Sweden

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    Issued 2018 Apr 20 0910 UTC
    Flux: 71 A-Index 3 K-Index 6
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