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Saturday, May 30, 2020

  • ICQ Podcast Episode 325 – Maintenance Time
    In this episode, Colin M6BOY is joined by Dan Romanick (KB6NU), Edmund Spicer (M0MNG) and Leslie Butterfield (G0CIB) to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief and this episode’s feature is the Maintenance T…
  • Weekly Propagation Summary – 2020 May 25 16:10 UTC
    Here is this week’s space weather and geophysical report, issued 2020 May 25 0124 UTC. Highlights of Solar and Geomagnetic Activity 18 – 24 May 2020 Solar activity was at very low levels throughout the period. No spots were observed. No proton events were observed at geosynchronous orbit. The greater than 2 MeV electron flux […]
  • LHS Episode #347: Space Zombies
    Hello and welcome to the 347th installment of Linux in the Ham Shack. In this episode, the hosts discuss–yes, that’s right–space zombies. They also touch on somewhat <strike>less</strike> more interesting topics like QSO Today’s attempt at a virtual hamfest, the new release of Transmission, Electronic Arts open-sourcing some games, the ClearNode Allstar Link pre-built […]

  • Contacting the Dodecanese islands on FT8.
    Last evening I wandered down the hall to the radio room someplace I have not been for about 2 weeks or so. I have been taking advantage of the great weather here to get some outdoor projects done.  There was a shed to level and rebuild and also a …
  • LHS Episode #348: The Weekender XLIX
    It’s time once again for The Weekender. This is our bi-weekly departure into the world of amateur radio contests, open source conventions, special events, listener challenges, hedonism and just plain fun. Thanks for listening and, if you happen to get a chance, feel free to call us or e-mail and send us some feedback. […]

  • YouTubers Hamfest 2020 is in the Books!
    We had an incredible time with this new venture and I personally think it turned out really well. We’ve already begun talks about making this an annual event, although we won’t be doing it again in May. Likely we will plan something for this Fall or Winter. The “first annual” YouTubers Hamfest playlist is below. […]

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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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