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ARRL Members — Important Reading

In a mere seven days, there may be big changes made in the structure and the way the ARRL American Radio Relay League operates and treats its members. This article from CQ magazine is important for you to read, and … Continue reading

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FT-8 Digital Mode

Here is a nice intro to the new FT-8 digital mode that everyone is talking about http://qrznow.com/release-wsjt-x-version-1-8-0/ I hope to be set up and able to give a brief demo, at least for receiving and to show how ‘auto’ QSOs … Continue reading

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1.5kw Linear Amp for sale

I have for sale an Alpha 91B amplifier, 2xGU74B. Selling for a friend because I don’t want to pay ship it back to him. Refurbished by Alpha a couple of years ago, and timer circuit capacitor recently replaced. Works like … Continue reading

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Nov. 30 – Thursday – Great Falls Presentation

On Nov. 30 Ranger Ilyse Goldman will be presenting a talk on Paterson Great Falls at the Fair Lawn Library. http://www.fairlawnlibrary.org/?lightbox=dataItem-j81yiojf  

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CW Gets the Message Through in Wake of Hurricane Irma

http://www.arrl.org/news/cw-gets-the-message-through-in-wake-of-hurricane-irma There’s more than one reason to use CW, and it’s not always because it gets through with low signal strength ….  

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How to mount an 80 meter beam in Hawaii :)

Don’t give up watching … the fun starts about halfway into the video …  

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MESH Networks used for real …

Section Manager Fred Kleber, K9VV, said the USVI are in much better shape than Puerto Rico. “They really got slammed hard,” he said. Kleber said he still has antennas that were not destroyed by the storm and that he can hit … Continue reading

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