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This year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of ARRL’s first president and cofounder Hiram Percy Maxim (HPM), W1AW, born on September 2, 1869. A… Read more
Representatives of International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) member-societies in Europe are advising restraint in the wake of a proposal to consider th… Read more
“This is part 1 in this mini series of my progress on building the WB0OEW Autonomous satellite tracker. In this video I went shopping for the pa… Read more
“As most of you probably are aware, for example from the email by John, G4SWX, dated June 6th the French administration at short notice had hand… Read more
Compact In-Line stereo DSP noise cancelling module £179.95 Net Price (ex VAT) £ 149.96 Add to Cart Compact In-Line 0.270 kg Weight: A-COMPACT IN-LINE… Read more
“Sign the petition below. I was just made aware of the meetings in progress to repurpose 144-146MHz for Aeronautical use in ITU region 1. The li… Read more
Product Dimensions and Weight Product Length: 25.0000M Product Widtg: 1.0280M A 3 element LFA-Q (Super-rigid Quad-style) Super-Light Quad Style Yagi f… Read more
Vertical Antenna 8 bands trapped (10-12-15-17-20-30-40-80m) with wire radials 1/4 lambda for each one band.
10-40m Full bands coverage. 80m about 120Kc/s RF chocke for electrostatic protection. 2 KW pep SO239 Technical specifications: Height: 11.3 m approxim… Read more
4SQ-8DIR antenna system The four-square phased-vertical array if used by many contesters and DXers for oreration on the low bands. This construction m… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) will teach one more free Technician License Class this year. That class is set for 17 October 2019 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii Island. For more information, please contact Doug at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Grid Madness 2019”, the Hawaii Island-based VHF/UHF Simplex Contest will be held on Sunday, 15 September 2019, from 1300 to 1700 HST. You can download the complete contest package here: https://gridmadness.blogspot.com.
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator,
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section