Big Island ARRL News, 26 July 2017, 16:00 hrs, UTC, Post #270.
Accessed on 26 July 2017, 16:00 hrs, UTC.
Editor: Brian Moran (N9ADG).
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Here are the main topics discussed in the current issue of “The ARRL Contest Update”:
- New HF Operators: Phone Fray
- Bulletins: ARRL International DX Pins
- Contest Summary
- News: Debug of ARRL 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest, NCCC RTTY NS Scoring Goes Live, NAQP Real-time Scoring Guidance, Flash Mobs, and more
- Word to the Wise: Orthogonal
- Sights and Sounds: Honest CW, Mt. Washington SOTA, UN1HQ
- Results: FT8 Debut in CQ WW VHF, Some US WRTC Teams were in Germany for IARU, and more
- Operating Tip: Stay Abreast of Contest Rule Changes
- Technical Topics and Information: Skimming with Red Pitaya, Astron Power Supply Resource, Incandescent Lamps as Current Limiters, and more
- Conversation: The 2017 S50HQ IARU Operation
Don’t forget two big Amateur Radio events coming to Hawaii:
The Hawaii QSO Party–running from 0400 UTC, 26 August 2017, to 0400 UTC, 28 August 2017. For dteails, contact Alan (AD6E) at email@example.com.
The VHF/UHF simplex Grid Madness Contest on Sunday, 17 September 2017, 1300-1700 HST. The event is sponsored by the Aulani Hui Amateur Repeater Club. For details, contact Stan Froseth (AH6KO) at AH6KO@arrl.net. Further information can be found here: https://gridmadness.blogspot.com/2016-info.html.
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https://paper.li/kh6jrm/1430289353 (Amater Radio News & Information).
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Opinions expressed in this blog are mine unless otherwise stated.
Thanks for joining us today.
Aloha es 7e,
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section