Author Archives: Ed Efchak

Want To Get Started With Satellites? Here Is An Interesting Primer

Getting Started With Satellites Run time is a little over an hour but well worth it.   Advertisements

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Help If You Can…

John Melfi W2HCB, Great South Bay ARC president, is putting out the call for help in providing communications for the annual Run for the Warriors.  GSBARC provides all the communication for the event, which is growing each year and requires … Continue reading

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Love It Or Hate It–Some Thoughts About FT8

The M0JCQ Hamblog

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The Next Big Geomagnetic Storm Poses An Astronomical Risk To Modern Man

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-19/next-big-geomagnetic-storm-poses-astronomical-risk-modern-man

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An Overview Of The Chinese Satellite Now Orbiting The Moon With Amateur Radio Capabilities

Chinese Amateur Radio Satellite In Spanish with English sub-titles…quite interesting.  

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Links To Relevant Hurricane Florence Information and Traffic Nets

11 September 1000 EDT For up-to-date information on Hurricane Florence, please check out these links: – Hurricane Watch Net – http://hwn.org/ – VOIP Hurricane Net – http://voipwx.net/ – Amateur Radio at the National Hurricane Center – http://w4ehw.fiu.edu/ – SATERN – http://www.satern.org/ – ARRL – http://www.arrl.org/ … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Images From The Chinese Satellite Orbiting The Moon

An interesting story about the recent launch and the satellite itself. More about downloading images can be found on the AMSAT Twitter page both US and UK versions Chinese lunar mission and amateur radio  

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