Amateur Radio Weekly Newsletter

Here’s a compilation of Amateur/Ham Radio News from the “Amateur Radio Weekly Newsletter”, dated 13 February 2021.

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Saturday, February 13, 2021

  • What has happened to Elecraft?
    For the first time in a very long time, my radio shack is without an Elecraft product.  I was and still am a big Elecraft fan and had 2 Elecraft K2’s that I built, KX1, K3 and finally a KX3. The only rig I had left was the KX3 and a short ti…
  • Guidance from Eric Swartz co-founder of Elecraft
    As a follow-up post from my last post entitled  “What has happened to Elecraft” in that post I wrote how shocked I was when I visited Elecrafts order page and the results, I had found. I was surprised to see the K3S had been retired and the l…

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