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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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Antiques’ Night Part Two – “The Twoer” Presented by Gene, WO2W

Gene Ottenheimer, WO2W, Life Member of FairLawnARC.org and one of the Five Founders of B.A.R.A, gave a presentation on the “TWOER” at the Senior Center for Antiques’ Night 2019. The “Twoer” is representative of some ’60s Ham Technology – yes, … Continue reading

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Antiques’ Night ’19 – Continues, Part One *B* – The CW QSOs!!!

This is the follow up section on FLARC’s Antiques’ Night 2019, chronologically it was preceded by The Nutshell History on Amateur Radio to Current – MC’d by Jim Joyce, K2ZO. This video explores the inherent difficulties of making QSOs in … Continue reading

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Antiques’ Night 2019 – OUT NOW!

A bit of Ham Radio history by K2ZO, some classic 1960’s Receivers and Transmitters, QRP, AM, Phone. Operations by W2AAB and WA2BYX, equipment refurbished by our inimitable WI2W! Continue reading

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Part 2 of Dr. Barry Cohen’s, K2NZ, “QRT-500 — The Final 500kHz Transmissions from UK Coastal Distress Watch Stations”

In Part 2 we have Dr. Cohen explaining some of the history and details as originally documented in the 1998 Discovery Channel Production of the “… — the Final 500kHz Transmissions from the UK Coastal Distress Watch Stations”. Enjoy! 73- … Continue reading

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YT Posted on Dr. Cohen & QRT-500kHz

Take a view, it is a relatively short piece. We all hope you enjoy, please LIKE and Subscribe! Feel free to post where appropriate and share with others (Hams) who may not know about this informative history on Radio History and … Continue reading

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