QRZ NOW-Amateur Radio News


Welcome to the “QRZ NOW” news update from Big Island ARRL News.

Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Accessed on 24 June 2019, 0645 UTC, Post 1016.


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OMEGA- Portable radio

OMEGA- Portable radio

Frequency coverage (MHz) Rx 0.100 – 72.000 Tx 1.800-2.0007.000-7.200 18.068-18.168 28.000-30.000 3.500-3.80010.100-10.150 21.000-21.450 50.000-52.000… Read more 

New Elad Duo-X

New Elad Duo-X

Elad Duo-X Booth A1-552 at Friedrichshafen…. come see the new Duo-X, this is the prototype, 120w or 220w 4 receivers, 10.2in touchscreen… Read more 


Portable TW Antenna

Portable TW Antenna

“Preserving and building upon the legacy of this premier portable HF antenna line, DX Engineering is now the manufacturer of TW Antennas!* DX En… Read more 

The Rigid Dual boom Quad from InnovAntennas – LFA-Q – 4el for 28MHz

The Rigid Dual boom Quad from InnovAntennas – LFA-Q – 4el for 28MHz

This example is installed at KJ4AJG and is a 4el for 28MHz. Tom is so impressed, he has ordered another to stack! If you don’t see one for a ban… Read more 

Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) is offering one more free Technician License Class this year.  Those sessions will be held on 17 October 2019 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii Island.  For details contact Doug at

“Grid Madness 2019”, the Hawaii Island-base VHF/UHF Simplex Contest is set for Sunday, 15 September 2019, from 1300 to 1700 HST.  You can download the complete contest package here:

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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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