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Saturday, July 18, 2020

  • NEOPHYTE Adventures
    I’ve just added a new page to my website, The VE7SL Radio Notebook, that describes my NEOPHYTE 1 regenerative receiver spring construction project. The new page can be found here.Like most simple regens, its performance far exceeds its simple circuit e…
  • Weekly Propagation Summary – 2020 Jul 13 16:10 UTC
    Here is this week’s space weather and geophysical report, issued 2020 Jul 13 0246 UTC. Highlights of Solar and Geomagnetic Activity 06 – 12 July 2020 Solar activity was very low throughout the summary period. Region 2766 (N05, L=122, class/area Bxo/010 on 10 Jul) was the only spotted region and decayed to plage by 11 […]
  • Yes we can make quality in the West
    Just searching through my desk drawer I came across one of my first calculators from the late 1970’s at the time when I would be in the 4th or 5th year at Senior school (Aelfgar for those who may know the area now long gone).Simple functions, and LED t…

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) will begin his next virtual Technician License Class on 01 September 2020.  For details go here: douscelle@aol.com

All radio amateurs are urged to participate in the Sunday, 20 September 2020, Hawaiian Grid Madness VHF/UHF Simplex Event.  The mini-contest will run from 1300 HST to 1700 HST.  You can find details here:  https://gridmadness.blogspot.com

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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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