Accessed on 02 October 2018, 1426 UTC, Post #713.
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Comment: Here are some of the top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories compiled by http://www.qrznow.com. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
FTDX-101D [ YAESU ] HF SDR Transceiver
Yaesu FTDX-101D YAESU is excited to introduce a new High-Class HF/50MHz 100W Transceiver – FTDX101D and the first sample will be seen at Dayton Hamven… Read more
The Chill of Solar Minimum
Solar Cycle 25 Above: Layers of the atmosphere. Credit: NASA by DR.TONY PHILLIPS – spaceweather.com The sun is entering one of the deepest Sola… Read more
Tim Allen’s ‘Last Man Standing’ gets the last laugh in its new home on Fox
Tim Allen The 20th Century Fox Television series, “Last Man Standing” is about Mike Baxter (Tim Allen), a marketing executive for “Outdoor Man,” a fi… Read more
Amateur Radio Volunteers in Indonesia Link Earthquake Zone with Outside World
Amateur Radio Volunteers in Indonesia Following a devastating 7.7-magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, on September 28, me… Read more
New Zealand prohibits unrestricted Baofeng , Pofung and Wouxun
Baofeng prohibits unrestricted New Zealand’s regulator RSM reports: In August, we mentioned creating a prohibition notice for unrestricted two-w… Read more
Tim Allen Ham Radio actor back to FOX [ “Last Man Standing” ]
Tim Allen – Ham Radio “Last Man Standing” debuted its seventh season on Fox Friday night, with the Tim Allen-led sitcom rocketing past its… Read more
Ham Radio Deluxe v22.214.171.1248 released and available for download
Ham Radio Deluxe Integrated Software for Logging, Rig Control, Digital Modes, Satellite Ham Radio Deluxe – 126.96.36.1998 0002735: [Bug] Logbo… Read more
Indonesia Earthquakes and Tsunami
Indonesia Earthquakes and Tsunami A sequence of earthquakes and a tsunami in the Indonesian areas of Donggala and Palu on 28th September have left hun… Read more
Emergency Preparedness Takes Center Stage for 2018 Simulated Emergency Test
Emergency Preparedness The 2018 ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET) is just ahead. The primary ARRL-sponsored national emergency exercise is designed… Read more
Baofeng DM-9HX – DMR VHF/UHF Dual Band Two Way
Baofeng DM-9HX Why Choose Baofeng DM-9HX? ***Tier II Dual Time Slot,vhf uhf Dual Band, Built-in 3800 mAh Battery, is trying to come out as the… Read more
Spotless but Unsettled: Solar Storm Shortie 09-27-2018
Space Weather “After dishing out a set of solar storms over the past couple of weeks, the Sun finally calms down, but it hasnt gone completely q… Read more
Did the FCC just make Baofengs illegal?
Baofengs illegal ? Today Dan KB6NU published in his blog a great article questioning if now the radios of Baofeng would be illegal according to FCC r… Read more
Ailunce HD1 review by Rowen Warren（KE0RTL）
Ailunce HD1 Review A few weeks ago, I received my Ailunce HD1. This is my full review of the radio. The radio itself is high quality. The quali… Read more
“ Volt-Ohm Meters ” – The Doctor Will See You Now! [ ARRL Podcast ]
Volt-Ohm Meters These meters have been around for decades and remain one of most useful pieces of test equipment you can own. “Volt-Ohm Meters” is the… Read more
The Real FT8, JT65, and JT9 Signal-to-Noise Ratio Revealed
SNR – Signal-to-Noise Ratio From the 2018 TAPR Digital Communications Conference, we learn about a true measurement of signal to noise ratio on… Read more
ARRL Releases Limited Edition 2019 Handbook Six-Volume Ultimate Boxed Set
ARRL Handbook 2019 (Boxed Set) The 2019 edition of The ARRL Handbook for Radio Communications now is available as a six-volume boxed set in a handsome… Read more
NVIS Antennas – DXE-NVIS-8040S – DX Engineering
NVIS Antennas Antenna, Short Dual Dipole, Portable, NVIS, 80 and 40 Meters Dual Band, Kit Wire Antenna Band 80 meters 40 meters DX Engineering 8040… Read more
G3SMT works Cape Verde Islands to set new 144 MHz Tropo record
Cape Verde Islands Back on the 5th of August 2018, Mark Turner EI3KD worked D4Z in the Cape Verde Islands off the coast of Africa to set a new IARU Re… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:
Don’t forget the 2018 ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET), scheduled for Saturday, 13 October 2018, from 0900 to 1200 HST. For details, visit https://oahuarrlnews.wordpress.com.
The last round of Amateur Radio Technician License classes begins on 01 November 2018 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau (Hawaii Island). The VE-administered test will be given on 06 December 2018. A test fee of $15.00 will be collected before each test. For details, contact Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) at email@example.com.
For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links. These news feeds are updated daily and weekly.
Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section