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Large batch of vacuum tubes available

We have received a request to see if anyone is interested in a large batch of ‘commercial’ vacuum tubes.  Apparently these are from his father’s collection. 170909_CLEARANCE_OF_VARIOUS_VACUUM_TUBES Use the link above to fetch the six-page listing of what is available. … Continue reading

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William Paterson Univ – new club needs help

The current itinerary for the William Paterson ARC is as follows: Sept 12th at 12:30 pm is the University Club Fair in which all the university clubs will be out promoting/recruiting. The Radio club will have a table here and will … Continue reading

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W2TTT makes cover of QST!

Our very own Gordon W2TTT wrote an article for QST about the communications used to manage the NYC Marathon, and found it featured on the cover of the September 2017 QST …   congrats to Gordon! QST_2017-09_W2TTT-article To see full … Continue reading

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The importance of ONE little word …

How important can one little word be? In some cases, a very big and significant difference … and this now affects hams in Home Owners Associations (HOAs) in regard to outside antennas. There has been a big push recently, mostly … Continue reading

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Antennas on HT Handi-Talkies

On 31 Jul 2017 at 09:50, Karl Frank wrote: > The base of the stock antenna on > Susan’s new, red UV-5R became quite hot to the > touch after a few minutes of transmission at 4 > watts, so … Continue reading

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TECHNICIAN class in Fort Lee in August

We have just been informed that the Fort Lee OEM group will be conducting a three-day training class prepping for the Technician Class amateur license test, which will be given at the end of the class sessions.   They have … Continue reading

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Upgrade to General Class

Fairfield, NJ 07004 LICENSING CLASS 08/12/2017Start/End Dates: 08/12/2017 – 08/13/2017 Times: 8:00am – 4:30pm # of Sessions: 2 Class level: General Morse code offered: No Pre register required: No Fee: $15.00 test fee Pre Study required: No Class Type: Weekend/One Day Exam offered: Yes Sponsoring Club/Organization: American Red Cross Instructor: KC2RIG Contact: Dave … Continue reading

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