North American QRP CW Club Newsletter for December 2017


Big Island ARRL News, 05 December 2017, 1445 UTC, Post #391


Accessed on 05 December 2017, 1445 UTC.

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One of my favorite online Amateur Radio publications is “Key Clicks” from the North American QRP CW Club.  The professionally assembled and presented newsletter is chocked full of news, projects, contests, and general interest articles for the CW or QRP enthusiast.

Here are the main topics discussed in issue 234 of the NAQCC Newsletter:

K3WWP closes his spreadsheet.

NAQCC Anniversary Challenge Drawing Winners.

Australian researcher seeks information about Morse Code.

The NAQCC WPA Chapter had great results in the ARRL Field Day.

European Chapter needs some help.

Australian FISTS Club likes our monthly challenge.

Monthly polls.

The S-Forty-9ER.

DIY Choke Balun.

Member Spotlight.

NAQCC sprints, awards, and challenges.

Just a reminder for all Hawaii Island radio amateurs:  The Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Hamfest is set for Saturday, 13 January 2018, at the Waimea Community Center.  The event runs between 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time.  For details, contact Steve Milner (WH6N)–

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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