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Jun 11, 2018

ARRL Field Day 2018

To determine the effectiveness of the ARRL Field Day exercise and of each participant's operations, there is an integrated contesting component, and many clubs also engage in concurrent leisure activities (camping out, cookouts, etc.). Operations typically last a continuous twenty-four hours, requiring scheduled relief operators to keep stations on the air. Additional contest points are awarded for experimenting with unusual modes, making contacts via satellite, and involving youth in the activity.

May 16, 2018

WaveGuide - the best Amateur Radio App for iPhone

Apr 12, 2018

RS-918 failure and fix

I have one of these RS-918 mcHF clones. Mine failed after a few weeks to power on.

Watch these videos to see how I found a fix and repaired the SDR radio to original capabilities.







I hope this helps everyone who buys one of these SDR radios. FOr more info on the radio itelf, I bought mine here: https://amzn.to/2HvmWCJ

And yes I am very happy with it.

Mar 22, 2018

FT8 DX on the Flex! | Awesome contact with my Flex 6300 & Maestro

Very cool contact with a Japanese ham radio station today. Check out this video of the contact. Japan is over 10,000 kilometers away so this is epic.