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Throwback: Midland Amateur Radio Club

http://www.ourmidland.com/lifestyles/article/Thowback-Midland-Amateur-Radio-Club-11739710.php Lori Qualls Updated 8:05 am, Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Read the full article at http://www.ourmidland.com/lifestyles/article/Thowback-Midland-Amateur-Radio-Club-11739710.php (Disclaimer: This accuracy of this article is the responsibility of the original author and/or publisher. Stray Signals does not claim ownership of the preceding post). Tweet

Tune the dial: Club offers training in Ham radio

Darryl Ault and Todd Dockey of Sitka Ham Amateur Radio Klub (SHARK) talk about the history of the amateur radio service and their club activities, which includes sharing boots-on-the-ground information during emergencies. Ault used the Ham radio system during the Labor Day landslide to communicate with Sitka Search and Rescue. https://www.kcaw.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/170908_sharkradio.mp3 Downloadable audio. “All you need…

W4DXCC DX and Contest Convention (13th year)

Dave Anderson, K4SV, reports: The W4DXCC DX and Contest Convention is located at the MainStay Suites in Pigeon Forge, TN, September 22-23rd 2017. A full schedule of popular presenters speak on DX and Contest subjects throughout the main convention with prize drawings between presenters, drinks and snacks included. Equipment manufacturers are on hand to demonstrate…

ARRL Establishes Hurricane Irma Hotline for ARRL Section Leadership

On The Air Special Event Stations, DXCC Program, Operating Specialties, W100AW W1AW QSLs via Bureau, Amateur Code, Contests, Operating Resources, Awards, W1AW, QSL Service, Centennial QSO Party, NPOTA, Logbook of the World Licensing, Education Training FCC License Info and Forms, Volunteer Instructors/Mentors, Courses Training, Getting Licensed, Volunteer Examiners, What is Ham Radio, Get on the…

60m allocation for Kenya

Following a request from the Radio Society of Kenya, the Kenya state radio regulator has advised that a new 60m allocation has been granted between 5275kHz and 5450kHz on a secondary basis. All modes are permitted, with a maximum power of 400W PEP. Category: Front Page News Read the full article at http://rsgb.org/main/blog/front-page-news/2017/09/08/60m-allocation-for-kenya/ (Disclaimer: This…