Digital Edition of “QST” now available, 19 Feb 2019


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This update promotes the Digital Edition of “QST”–an official publication of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL). This post summarizes several articles which are not available in the paper edition of the magazine. The article also shows you how to access the digital edition of “QST.”

What’s trending in March 2019 QST


ARRL Web site

1:25 PM (4 hours ago)

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Reminder: Your March 2019 Digital Edition of QST is Now Available

Digital QST
                            319 Issue
 See what’s trending in this issue…

Super Simple 6-Meter SDR Transceiver
Build a software-defined transceiver for 6-meter fun. Page 41

Second Century: Toward a More Secure Future 
For ARRL to remain strong, it must evolve. Find out why. Page 11

A Portable End-Fed Half-Wave Antenna for 80 Meters 
Hunt low-band DX with a high-performance end-fed antenna. Page 34

Product Review: Elecraft KPA1500 Legal-Limit HF and 6-Meter Linear Amplifer 
Read our review – and see the video – of the Elecraft KPA1500 amplifier. Page 48

Go online and start reading this issue, now! After you’ve read this issue, remember to vote for your favorite article.


ARRL members can read and download the digital edition on an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android tablets & phones, and Kindle Fire devices. Read QST online or choose to download individual issues for offline reading on the mobile applications. The QST apps are FREE!

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What is a digital edition?
The digital edition of QST is an electronic form of the journal. All ARRL members have access to the digital edition of QST…a way to read and interact with the current issue of QST anytime, anywhere. Each issue includes unique, digital-edition-only content such as video, audio features and extra content. Members can also access the digital archive for access to previous issues.

How do I access the digital edition?
QST can be read online or downloaded onto some devices. Members must have a valid ARRL website login to access this benefit. You can always find a link to the current digital edition and archives at The web version is optimized to automatically recognize most mobile devices, tablets and e-book readers. Apple iOS device users (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch), Android device users, and Kindle Fire users can also access the digital edition from a dedicated QST app. The app is free in Apple’s App Store the Google Play Store, and the Amazon App Store, or search for “QST”. When prompted to sign into the digital edition, use your ARRL website registration username and password. Not registered? Go to

Forgot password? Go to to reset your password.

Not a member? Join today and get access to the current digital edition, now.

Need help? Visit the digital edition help page for frequently asked questions.

Need more help? Contact Member Services by telephone 860-594-0200 or 888-277-5289 (US only) or email

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Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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