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7/22/14: Daily Post

Today was my first day at the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Teacher Institute (TI-1). It is an electronics training workshop for teachers, and I am having a great time. 172 more words

Ham Radio

ARRL: TI-1 Day 1

Today was my first day in the ARRL Teacher’s Institute (TI-1) electronics course. I have been looking forward to this program ever since I first heard about the program at the end of April. 103 more words

Daily Radio Report

Activation Report Cerro Noroeste July 15, 2014

Cerro Noroeste is a wonderful “Drive Up” activation via a paved road until the last few 100 feet when you walk to your site. Martin, WN6E, has a great… 399 more words

Amateur Radio

144 MHz band to be used for Commonwealth Games

The RSGB report that four 25 kHz bandwidth channels in the 144 MHz band between 144.00 and 144.100 MHz will be used at the Commonwealth Games from July 22 to Aug 4. 149 more words

Daily Updates

Activation Report for Frazier Mountain July 15, 2014

Frazier Mtn 2442m / 8011.81ft W6/CC-003 was a joint activation with Martin, WN6E. The summit (34.775 -118.969 or N 34° 46.500 W 118° 58.140 or N 34° 46′ 30.000″ W 118° 58′ 08.400″) is easily routed on Google Maps. 570 more words

Amateur Radio

A Few Updates

I got my last test score back for Synoptic Meteorology: 95%. My quiz grades leading into it were a little lower, but I obviously learned the material before taking the quarter term exam. 108 more words


Goodbye HAMSAT-VO52 - Rest In Peace

AMSAT-India’s satellite VO-52, launched on May 5, 2005, ceased operation on July 11, 2014. For over 9 years it proved to be a valuable communications resource for the amateur radio community. 679 more words

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