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Ham radio operators display emergency capabilities during ‘Winter – Tristatehomepage.com

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3D-printed radio | Southgate Amateur Radio News – Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Did you know you can build your very own working 3D-printed radio – without any soldering, electronics experience, electric cord, or even batteries? Digital Trends reports that’s exactly what talented Houston, Texas-based 3D-printing and electronics enthusiast Sage Hansen has created. And he’s willing to show you how to do it, too. Called a crystal radio…

Do Shortwave ‘Numbers Stations’ Really Instruct Spies? – Radio World

OTTAWA, Ontario — “6-7-9-2-6. 5-6-9-9-0.” Tune across the shortwave bands (above AM/MW), and chances are you will come across a “numbers station.” There’s no programming to speak of; just a mechanical-sounding voice (male or female) methodically announcing seemingly random groups of single digit numbers for minutes on end. The site of British intelligence’s numbers station…

Thomas Fire Response Also Demonstrates Amateur Radio’s Social Media Value: – eHam.net

Thomas Fire Response Also Demonstrates Amateur Radio’s Social Media Value: from The ARRL Letter on January 11, 2018 Add a comment about this article! Thomas Fire Response Also Demonstrates Amateur Radio’s Social Media Value: Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club (SBARC https://www.sbarc.org/) members kept a close watch on the Thomas Fire after it broke out in…

Fox-1D Satellite Set to Launch this Week, China to Launch Five New CubeSats – ARRL

01/08/2018 The launch of AMSAT-NA’s Fox-1D CubeSat will take place from India on January 12 (UTC). The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) flight had to be rescheduled from December 30. AMSAT Vice-President Engineering Jerry Buxton, N0JY, delivered Fox-1D to Spaceflight Inc in Seattle last November for integration. In addition to a Fox-1 U/V FM transponder, Fox-1D…