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DQRM and Other Unethical Behaviours

In a recent tweet, @DXCoffee asked “Is QRM and unethical behaviour murdering our hobby?”.

They also asked for responses and so here is mine. … 265 more words

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Measuring Operator Skills

I’m challenged at the moment! My XYL suggested yesterday that I might get a new HF transceiver and that’s a very nice offer so I tweeted the good news in the hope that I might get some useful feedback as to what might be appropriate. 383 more words

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Portable Amateur Radio Satellite Antenna

In this video Dave Tadlock KG0ZZ describes a home made small hand held portable amateur radio dual band 145 / 435 MHz satellite antenna.

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World Amateur Radio Day, April 18, 2014

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Successful launch of KickSat carrying 104 Sprite satellites

Five CubeSats including KicksSat which carries 104 Sprite satellites on 437 MHz were successfully launched by the SpaceX CRS-3 mission on Friday, April 18 at 19:25:22 UT. 538 more words

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President Lincoln II Version II The People Say?

Well according to my inbox it seems and I must say that President have showed why they are going strong after 36 years of business. Some people noticed the new Lincoln II had issues and I say SOME as have had emails here from people that have had not a single issue and cannot understand what the trouble was about. 692 more words

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