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JK2040-Hawk – Yagi antenna of 5 elements for the 20 m band and 3 elements for the 40 m band on a 40 foot (12.19 m) boom

The JK2040 Hawk has phenomenal performance characteristics on 20m and 40m. The 38ft boom 20m Yagi has been optimized for high gain and a good F/R with… Read more 

Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:

The final 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 $15.00in exact cash will be collected at the time of each exam.  For details, contact Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) at

Results for the 2018 Hawaiian Island Grid Madness VHF/UHF simplex event are in.  You can find the complete report here:

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Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section