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SOTABEAMS WSPRlite - 200 milliwatts VK1 to North America

I’m testing my homebrew 40m OCF dipole at 8 metres above ground level (26 ft) on 20m (14 MHz) using a SOTABEAMS WSPRlite unit operating at 0.2 watts (200 milliwatts) 469 more words

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QRP The Hard Way

I tuned my radio to 14.060 MHZ then held my breath while listening in the headphones.  Instead of copying Leo, KB7LOC, I heard what sounded like the War of the Worlds soundstage.   833 more words

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GM6MEN-L operating schedule for week commencing 19th February 2017

Planned schedule for the coming week is as follows:

Sunday 19th  – normal*.

Monday 20th  – normal.

Tuesday 21st – normal.

Wednesday 22nd – normal. 115 more words

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The Finish Line - CW Ops & Learning Morse Code

So what were your expectations with CW Ops Academy?

Was your expectations that you would have an instructor with you and you would be in a class type environment during the Skype sessions? 883 more words

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2/17/17: Daily Post

Yesterday, I commuted from Socorro to Albuquerque for AVID Tutoring at Atrisco Heritage Academy.  The train was a few minutes late, so I was a few minutes late to work, which was annoying. 37 more words


Ham radio satellite activation of Berry Islands, Bahamas

Steve M1ACB, Rob M0VFC and John M0IDA will be active on the FM and SSB amateur radio satellites from Berry Islands in the Bahamas. 80 more words

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Radio Stuff. Emphasis on Stuff.

So let’s talk amateur radio for a while. Especially about stuff. As in where the hell did all this stuff come from, anyway?

I semi-retired a year or two ago. 792 more words

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