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Guild of Makers launches Friday

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
Dr Lucy Rogers M6CME, an engineer and judge on BBC TV's Robot Wars, is launching a nationwide club of 'makers' in Birmingham on Friday, March 16

Yaesu FT-891 Current Consumption test

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
Today's topic is the Yaesu FT-891. In this video we'll be measuring the current draw of the Yaesu FT-891 at 5, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, and 100 Watts

Ham radio at Southend Raspberry Jam

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
Essex Ham demonstrated amateur radio to the maker community at the Raspberry Pi 6th Birthday celebrations in Southend-on-Sea

South Texas SM stepping aside; New South Texas SM appointed

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
ARRL South Texas Section Manager Lee Cooper, W5LHC, has announced that he'll step down at the end of March due to time constraints and the workload associated with his consulting business

Want to help first responders? Amateur radio may be for you

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
The Franklin County Amateur Radio Club are holding an amateur radio licensing course for just $15

Auction of former Amateur Radio spectrum

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
Ofcom has announced that its auction of spectrum for mobile operators will begin on Tuesday, March 20

IARU Region 3 Director Wisnu YBØAZ in Perth

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
Several IARU Region 3 Directors, including Wisnu YB0AZ are visiting Perth this week, to attend the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity preparatory meeting for the WRC19 - World Radiocommunications Conference

80-year-old radio ham rescued from top of mast

Tue, 13/03/2018 - 10:08
The Martha’s Vineyard Times reports an 80-year-old radio amateur had to be rescued from his 20-foot-tall (6m) backyard antenna by the Edgartown Fire Department

FCC accuses stealthy startup of launching rogue satellites

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
The U.S. communications agency says tiny Internet of Things satellites from Swarm Technologies could endanger other spacecraft

Video review of the LNR Precision W4OP Loop

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
LNR Precision have added a magnetic loop aerial to their list of products, a commercial development of a design by W4OP. This 40m - 10m loop boasts great build quality, remote tuning, a 6m option and a host of accessories

HamRadioNow: Radio Relay International

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
David W0DHG talks to Jim Wades WB8SWI and Joe Ames W3JY of Radio Relay International about the organization, it's beginnings, how it works, and why

Send your name to the Sun aboard the Parker Solar Probe

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
NASA will send your name on a microchip to the Sun aboard the Parker Solar Probe mission due to launch in the Summer of 2018

Turkish Republic Of Northern Cyprus

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
Golkem, TA7AZC, will be active as 1B/TA7AZC from the Turkish Republic Of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) between March 16-19th. The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is a self proclaimed state (part of Cyprus), which is only recognized by Turkey

Equinox 'cracks' forming in Earth's magnetic field

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
The vernal equinox is less than 10 days away. That means one thing: Cracks are opening in Earth's magnetic field

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 4th March, through Sunday, 11th March there were 226 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:45
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

HuskySat-1 145/435 MHz linear transponder cubeSat

Sun, 11/03/2018 - 10:20
A 3U Cube Satellite, dubbed the HuskySat-1, is being developed by an interdisciplinary team at the University of Washington and will be launched into Low Earth Orbit to become the first amateur satellite from Washington state

VK6WIA NewsWest

Sun, 11/03/2018 - 10:20
In this edition of the news we look at 48 years of news history, the making and transmitting of the news that you're listening to right now. In case you're wondering, we've been at it since 1931, that's 87 years of news history and we're still at it today

QSO Today: Richard Newstead, G3CWI

Sun, 11/03/2018 - 10:20
Richard Newstead, G3CWI, as an avid outdoor radio enthusiast, co-founded SOTA or the Summits on the Air program

March GEO Newsletter available for download

Sun, 11/03/2018 - 10:20
The March PDF of the weather satellite publication GEO Newsletter produced by the Group for Earth Observation is now available for free download

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