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Portable solar powered GoKit for ham radio

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:40
When we think of amateur radio go kits, we would not necessarily think of something that could be carried in a lightweight backpack

RSGB comments on Ofcom VDSL report

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:40
The RSGB have released a copy of their 13 page response to Ofcom on the harmful interference caused by VDSL

Oklahoma Radio Hams to participate in FEMA exercise

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:40
The ARRL reports Emergency Management officials have announced participation in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region VI exercise “Vigilant Guard” on Amateur Radio channels

New amateur radio club in London

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:40
Selim M0XTA wishes to establish an amateur radio club in Hammersmith, London


Fri, 04/08/2017 - 09:40
KTWR reaches its 40th anniversary of broadcasting on 5 September this year

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
Thursday through the weekend wasn’t too bad but things are hardly consistent on Ten at the moment

FT-8, the new HF/6m digital mode, introduction for beginners

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
Here is a new digital mode that comes to you from the makers of JT-9 and JT-65.. Called FT-8 (Franke-Taylor design, 8FSK modulation)

ARRL release new Ham Radio promotional posters

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
The ARRL has made available for download a series of six posters that promote Amateur Radio to the general public

Win 1,000 Free Full-Color QSL Cards

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06 is offering a free prize drawing! With the help of our generous sponsor, KB3IFH QSL Cards, we’re holding a giveaway for 1,000 free full-color premium photo QSL cards

The ghostly radio station that no one claims to run

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
The BBC report on the mysterious Russian radio station 'MDZhB'that transmits on a frequency of 4625 kHz

NCDXC launching initiative to get newcomers on HF bands

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
HF operators are aging and their numbers declining so the Northern California DX Club is launching an initiative to get more activity

Some millennials are discovering TV antennas

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
The Wall Street Journal reports that millennials have unearthed an amazing hack to get free TV: the Antenna - But is it Legal? it seems 29% aren't sure

DKARS Magazine August 2017

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:06
The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month

1st Emergency Communications Exercise IARU R2 Area G

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
An Emergency Communications Exercise aimed mainly at amateur radio stations in the countries of IARU R2 Area G: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay is planned for August 26

Ham radio exams confirm growth in Cuba

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
IARU Region 2 reports on the results of the recent amateur radio exams in Cuba

Lauren M6HLR completes Wainwright Challenge

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
BBC News reports that 12-year-old radio amateur Lauren M6HLR has completed the Wainwright Challenge

The Perseid Meteor Shower is beginning

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
This week, Earth is entering a stream of debris from Comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle, source of the annual Perseid meteor shower

New radio spectrum licence fees from October

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
New Zealand's Radio Spectrum Management have announced that the date its simplified fee regime will take effect is 1 October 2017

RSM has new 40 GHz interference tracing equipment in use

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
New spectrum measurement and interference tracing equipment has been introduced by New Zealand's RSM (Radio Spectrum Management) for a program of licence audits that have started across the country

Radio ham's battle for front yard antenna

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:04
The Northbrook Star reports an amateur radio enthusiast's battle to get a zoning exception for his front yard antenna