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Comment: Here are today’s top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories from QRZ NOW. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
Jim shows the two ways that he makes Christmas Lights into an Antenna and a Dummy Antenna. RF from his linear amplifier lights up the bulbs. Read more
Radio amateurs in Indonesia’s Banten Province are in position to support emergency any necessary emergency communication in the wake of a “stealth tsu… Read more
KN4AQ’s Christmas Classic, updated to HD Video! Read more
The Indonesian National Society ORARI immediately established an Emergency Net on 7.110 MHz and also activated the Lapan-Orari IO-86 satellite as a ba… Read more
“The Retevis RT52 may look quite familiar on the outside, it has the same dimensions and look as the Retevis’ RT3S dual band HT. In fact, just a… Read more
Ground Plane Antennas “Ground Plane Antennas” is the topic of the new (December 20) episode of the “ARRL The Doctor is In” podcast. Listen…and l… Read more
Electromagnetics, the W8JK Antenna, and the “Wow!” Signal Or, “My friend, the Ohio State Professor, Dr John Kraus, W8JK” Bob HoufK7ZB Antenna enthusia… Read more
ARRL has announced the winners of the 2018 QST Antenna Design Competition. “Dozens of entries were received, but only three could win,” said… Read more
SteppIR UrbanBeam “This is a full review of the SteppIR UrbanBeam (multiband HF antenna) with the SDA 2000 controller (OptimizIR). It’s part 3 o… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:
You still have time to sign up for Alan’s (AD6E/KH6TU) online cw class, which begins in January 2019. According to Alan, the class “is an on-line video chat meeting twice a week for eight weeks, most likely Monday and Thursday at 6 pm HST for an hour each…” You can sign up here:
The Original Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/HamFest is set for Saturday, 02 February 2018, at the Waimea Community Center, next to the ball field off the Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea (Kamuela). The will be open to the public from 0930 HST to 1400 HST. The venue includes a swapmeet, vendor tables, an EMCOMM forum, and VE testing for new and upgraded amateur radio licenses. For details, contact Steve Milner (WH6N) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section