What’s trending in the January 2020 Digital Edition of “QST”,


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What’s trending in January 2020 QST

ARRL Web site <memberlist@www.arrl.org> Mon, Dec 23, 2019 at 12:19 PM
To: kh6jrm@gmail.com
Every issue is filled with news and features to keep active in Amateur Radio.
Reminder: Your January 2020 Digital Edition of QST is Now Available
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Digital QST 0120 Issue
     
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See what’s trending in this issue…

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Second Century: Dare to Imagine
ARRL CEO Howard Michel, WB2ITX, shares his vision for the future. Page 11


Product Review: Icom IC-9700 VHF/UHF Multimode Transceiver  
Read our review of this groundbreaking transceiver. Page 44

Comparing Mobile/Portable Antennas on 20 Meters
Conduct your own antenna performance tests with this simple setup. Page 41

Untangling the Decibel Dilemma
If dBs give you headaches, we have the cure. Page 36

 

 

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

The Original Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Ham Fest is set for Saturday, 25 January 2020, at the Waimea Community Center near the ball field off the Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea.  For details contact Steve Milner (WH6N) at wh6n@arrl.net

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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