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AM Radio, What's Incremental Modulation? (VK6CS 06/05/2019)

Xiegu G90 Portable SDR Amateur Radio Review, Low Cost HF (Ham Radio Crash Course 06/02/2019)

Remote Internet Control Amateur Radio Station (K7JI 05/30/2019) 

Emergency Messaging Demonstration for Red Cross, FEMA is a Success (ARRL 05/30/2019)

RSGB Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon Set for May 30 to July 14 (ARRL 05/28/2019)

The Red Cross Teams Up with Local Amateur Radio Operators (WTAJ 05/28/2019)

Drone Footage of Tornado Damage to Old Hara Arena (Dayton Daily News 05/28/2019)

RaRa Contingent at Hamvention 2019 (Don Vallone, KD2REU 05/27/2019)

630 Meter Band RX Magloop Build (Kevin Loughin 05/28/2019)

630 Meter Band RX Magloop Contact (Kevin Loughin 05/28/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL06/02/2019)

The 2019 Atlanta Hamfest has been Canceled (ARRL 05/27/2019)

Antenna Questions (Ask Dave #11 05/25/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 05/27/2019)

WX4NHC Annual Hurricane Season Station Test Set for June 1 (ARRL 05/27/2019)

'I Have a Network of Friends All Over the World': Ham Radio Operators Talk the Talk (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 05/24/2019)

LoTW Now Accepting FT4 Contacts (ARRL 05/24/2019)

A Look at Vintage Ham Radio Gear Hamvention Flea Market (K0PIR 05/23/2019)

Morse Code Is 175 Years Old and Still as Useful as Ever (MSN 05/22/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 05/20/2019)

Ham Radio Operator Sports ‘Hairtenna’ (Xenia Daily Gazette 05/20/2019)

Ham Radio Operators Are 'Safety Net' During Storms (Charlotte Sun 05/17/2019)

SDR: How Many Colours Inside a Software Defined Radio? ( #206 05/17/2019)

Easy 75 Meter Double Bazooka Antenna Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 (Dave Tadlock 05/17/2019)

The FCC is Not Reinstating a Vanity Call Sign Fee (ARRL 05/16/2019)

Buying Your First Amateur Radio — Ham Radio Q & A (KB9VBR Antennas 05/14/2019)

ARRL Invites Applications for Volunteer Monitor Positions (ARRL 05/14/2019)

Arizona Homeowners Association and Hams Agree on Outdoor Antenna Guidelines (ARRL 05/14/2019)

GNU Radio Conference 2019 Seeks Papers, Presentations (ARRL 05/14/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 05/11/2019)

May 14 FT4 Mock Contest Session Canceled, New WSJT-X Beta Version Pending (ARRL 05/10/2019)

Hams Help Trace “Mystery” Signal Disrupting Keyless Entry Devices in Ohio (ARRL 05/10/2019)

1.4 Million watt Shortwave station WRMI Florida (HamRadioConcepts 05/13/2019)

Understanding Toroid Cores (W0QE 05/10/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 05/07/2019)

Hyderabad Hams Tune Into Thai Special Event Station (Telangana Today 05/07/2019)

NVIS antennas and the Chameleon MPAS (Kevin Loughin 05/07/2019)

Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Test Set for May 11 (ARRL 04/302019)

Austria Proposes Revision to HF Ham Radio Band Plans (Southgate 04/30/2019)

A Call to Engineers: Keep Ham Radio Open for Our Youth (RM Media Group 04/30/2019)

ARRL CEO Howard Michel, WB2ITX, to Connect Directly with Hams via W1AW (ARRL 04/30/2019)

Low Audio for ISS SSTV Transmissions Raises Issue of Crew’s Ability to Intervene (ARRL 04/27/2019)

Internet Access to ARRL Systems May Be Disrupted on April 28 (ARRL 04/27/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 04/27/2019)

Ham Radio Operators to Receive Emergency Training (The World 04/27/2019)

Mobile Radio Antennas, Mounting Options, Performance Tips (Rugged Radios 04/29/2019)

Ask Dave Mailbag (Ask Dave #10 04/27/2019)

2014 Subaru Outback Mobile Radio Install (KB9VBR Antennas 04/25/2019)

2 Meter J-Pole Antenna Build (Matt Heere 04/21/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 04/21/2019)

SURVIVE THE STORM: HAM Radio Operators First In Line To Keep Us Safe (KSPR33 04/18/2019)

Amateur Radio Television: What Is Amateur TV? (SignalsEverywhere 04/19/2019)

Yaesu FTM-400XDR Basic APRS Setup – Ham Radio Q&A (KB9VBR Antennas 04/15/2019)

Amateur Radio in Space Pioneer Astronaut Owen Garriott, W5LFL, SK (ARRL 04/15/2019)

Ham Radio Calls for Engineers’ Support (EE Times 04/15/2019)

World Amateur Radio Day 2019 Marks International Amateur Radio Union Founding (ARRL 04/15/2019)

SLAC Develops Novel Compact Antenna for Communicating Where Radios Fail (PHYS.ORG 04/13/2019)

Amateur Radio Operators Make Worldwide Contact (DeSoto Times-Tribune 04/11/2019)

Locals Keep Ham Radio Alive and Well (Concord Monitor 04/11/2019)

Assigning Amateur Callsigns (Ask Dave #9 04/10/2019)

Remote Base Operation of HF (W5KUB 04/10/2019)

AMSAT Comments in FCC Orbital Debris Mitigation Proceeding (ARRL 04/10/2019)

AMSAT-India Successfully Launches APRS Satellite (ARRL 04/10/2019)

ARISS SSTV Transmissions April 11 to 14 (ARRL 04/10/2019)

FT8 Contest Set for April 13 & 14 (ARRL 04/10/2019)

Solar Cycle 25 Predicted to be Similar to Cycle 24 (ARRL 04/09/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 04/09/2019)

SKCC WES QSO Explained (jgalicic 04/04/2019)

Petition for Rule Making Calls for “Amateur Digital Mode Transparency” (ARRL 04/03/2019)

Eureka researchers bring niche radio to High Arctic (Nunatsiaq News 04/01/2019)

Nellie Ohr: Ham Radio Not Used For Russia Contacts (Boston25 04/01/2019)

How He Connects 2 HF Antennas at the Same Time (W6LG 03/26/2019)

ARISS Seeks Hosts for Ham Radio Contacts with Space Station Crew Members (ARRL 03/27/2019)

So Now What? (ARRL 03/22/2019)

Entry-Level Transceivers for Technicians (HackaDay 03/19/2019)

Station Grounding for Amateur Radio (Ask Dave # 8 03/18/2019)

3Y0I Bouvet Island DXpedition “Postponed, Not Canceled” (ARRL 03/27/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 03/25/2019)

Low-bands with the upcoming Bouvet Island Expedition (Southgate 03/20/2019)

Ham Radio Geostationary Satellite Transponders on Hackaday (Southgate 03/20/2019)

A Vast, Unseen World (The Dispatch 03/18/2019)

“Tyro” License Proposal Now Open for Public Comment (ARRL 03/15/2019)

FCC Requesting Comments On Two Ham Radio License Proposals (Southgate 03/15/2019)

Virginia CubeSat Constellation Satellites to Carry Amateur Packet Payloads (ARRL 03/15/2019)

What's in a Chirp? ( #197 03/15/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 03/15/2019)

Survey: FT8 Growing as DX Mode in an Era of Waning Propagation (ARRL 03/13/2019)

ITU Strengthening Emergency Telecommunications in the Americas (ARRL 03/13/2019)

Highest-Ever Summits on the Air Activation Reported (03/10/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 03/10/2019)

FCC Takes a New Tack in Combatting Unlicensed Radio Broadcasting (ARRL 03/10/2019)

One of the Largest Ham Radio Antennas (W6LW 03/15/2019)

Ham Radio Tutorial - 2 Meter Repeaters (N1QQ 03/13/2019)

Is A $7 LCR / Component Tester Any Good? (EEVblog 03/11/2019)

Antennas for Difficult Situations (Ask Dave #7 03/05/2019)

New ARRL Podcast Geared Toward Newcomers to Amateur Radio Debuts (ARRL 03/07/2019)

Some Stormy Seas for Competitive Sailors Using HF Amateur Radio (ARRL 03/06/2019)

Bitcoin Coders Send International Lightning Payment Over Ham Radio (CoinDesk 03/06/2019)

WWV Centennial Special Event Will Use WW0WWV (ARRL 03/04/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 03/04/2019)

Space Station Astronauts And Students Chat, With Help From Amateur Radio Operators (WUSF 03/04/2019)

All the power in the world and not enough battery! ( #195 03/04/2019)

Yaesu Wires X Rooms (KC8MTV 03/01/2019)

How the Icom IC 7300 is Disrupting the Used Ham Radio Market (Outdoors on the Air 02/24/2019)

VE7DXW’s “RF Seismograph” May Be Real Seismograph (ARRL 03/01/2019)

FCC Universal Licensing System will be Down for Maintenance (ARRL 03/01/2019)

V84SAA DXpedition is Front-Page News in Brunei (ARRL 02/28/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 02/24/2019)

Getting Started (Foundations of Amateur Radio #167 02/17/2019)

Antarctic Activity Week is Under Way (ARRL 02/20/2019)

KickSat-2 is Alive and Being Tracked (ARRL 02/20/2019)

Amateur Radio is Aboard during Attempt to Become Oldest Circumnavigator (ARRL 02/20/2019)

US Navy Explores Amateur Radio as a Training Adjunct (ARRL 02/17/2019)

US Amateur Radio Population Grows Slightly in 2018 (ARRL 02/17/2019)

Amateur Radio Society Recruiting Members Young or Old (TribLive 02/17/2019)

FCC Invites Comments on Amateur Radio-Related Petition for Rule Making (ARRL 02/17/2019)

The Amateur Radio Marketplace (Ask Dave #6 02/09/2019)

The K7RA Solar Update (ARRL 02/09/2019)

ISS Packet Radio System is Back in Operation with New Equipment (ARRL 02/09/2019)

VK4EA 24 GHz Transverter and FM QSO (VK4GHZ 02/04/2019)

Can Learning Ham Radio Make for Better Engineers and Software Developers? (C4ISRNET 02/08/2019)

Last revised: 09/11/22 11:59 AM

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