Category Archives: Technical Info

Articles and tutorials on various technical topics.

N2AAM takes you from Zero RF to 300Ghz in 35 minutes

Dave Marthouse, N2AAM, gave a wonderfully informative Audio Zoom on a favorite of many Hams and DX listeners. His lecture turns Q&A on many SWL topics. A few guests brought their own mystery sounds they were looking to gain more … Continue reading

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Bob Shohet, KQ2M,Continues on his Winning DX and Contesting Practices!

  Bob Shohet, KQ2M, a Superstation unto himself, presents (circa 2016) his winning techniques from decades of hard work and hard knocks. Bob clues you in to his strategies, listening more than just *putting* it out there, and how a … Continue reading

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KQ2M – Bob Shohet on DXing & Contesting

Bob Shohet, KQ2M, shows the connection between Contesting and DXing! Continue reading

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Capt. Larry – Part 2 Radial Burial Grounds

  In fine fashion Larry Wolff, Capt. (Ret.) USMM gives the final learning experiences, deductions and the last 30+ days of the most recent best practices material on maximizing the efficiencies of deploying Ground Radials to augment your vertical AND … Continue reading

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Capt. Larry’s Experiences: Buried Radial Grounds – the Why’s and … more!

Learn about the DEVIL’s Wedge of Discouragement! Continue reading

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Part Two – Florencia Pierri on Hams’ Impact on the Household Radio!

Florencia Pierri continues with her presentation on Amateur Radio’s impact on the American Household. The presentation ends with a robust Q-n-A, and ample additions by W2AAB, NP4H, W2AAM, W2JLH, and W2TTT. Please enjoy, and pass it along!   w2nz   … Continue reading

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STEM at Ridgewood NJ Public Library

https://www.ridgewoodlibrary.org/tech-lending Did you know all this was available to Ridgewood residents?  

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Vintage Night QSO w/W2KBF AM Phone!

  Well the Part One of the 2019 Antiques Night is complete. This section demonstrates an AM Phone QSO with W2KBF. How the *OLE* Timers contended with the difficulties as compared to now is clearly an indication of how much … Continue reading

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W2LJ completes his QRP Presentation!

W2LJ continues his QRP Presentation on: SOTA NPOTA WLOTA QRP Contesting Skeeter Hunts QRPDX 10K+ miles with 5 WATTS and more! Enjoy!! 73 de W2nz/ve Thom FairLawnARC.org YouTube Channel Manager FairLawnARC.org Director of Visual Services    

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W2LJ- QRP, You & the Great Outdoors – Part One

  Larry Makowski W2LJ, a QRP Evangelist, gave an hour plus Presentation at the Fair Lawn Senior Center on October 18th, 2019. For those who missed this fine Presentation with its Q&A, here as a Part One. Take a view, … Continue reading

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