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F8DZYs blog
HAM RADIO only F8DZY's blog, french ham radio station.

Easy Sleeve Balun
A simple and effective sleeve type balun is easily built. This Balun can be adapted to any band. While the dimensions are not critical ( +/- 10%), it is still basically a mono band device

Top Amateur Radio Websites - Issue 2118
Build your own Windom Antenna, Ham Radio Clip Art by GoGraph , HF communication prediction tools, Sunspot Index Since 1750, Real-time ionogram , Calculation of the Maximum Usable Frequency , Home Built 6M J-Pole Antenna

INDEXA Spring Newsletter
The Spring 2021 Issue of the INDEXA Newsletter (Issue 132) is now available

YOTA Contest
The first round of the Youngsters on the Air contest will be taking place next weekend on 22nd of May, from 0800 to 1959 UTC, on bands 80m, 40m, 20m, 15m, 10m, CW and SSB

A Spy in Every Embassy
'The intelligence coup of the century'. The extraordinary story of the longest running and most successful secret intelligence operation of the 20th Century

'Ham' it up for hurricane season
Southwest Floridians are all too familiar with power loss during hurricanes and storms, but who’s there to communicate for us in a state of emergency?

Online Talk: Effect of the Titanic disaster on radio
The Denby Dale ARS will be hosting an online talk on Zoom on the effect of the Titanic disaster on radio by Dr Fred Archibald VE1FA on Wednesday, May 19 at 7:30 pm. All are welcome to join the meeting

VERON member survey results
Netherlands amateur radio society VERON has released a summary of the results of its 2021 member survey

Radio watch group trains for disaster with repeater bypass exercise
Local radio watch groups continue to grow as they put the technology to use to provide an alternative communication source in the event of an emergency where phone lines or cell towers might be compromised

Online training course in the Philippines
A 3 hour online course was held on May 15 to prepare newcomers for the Philippines 25 question Rules and Regulations exam for the Entry Level 100 watt Class D Amateur Radio license

Severnside Television Group
Web presence of the severnside television group based in bristol England

Display Transplant into an Icom IC-756
Radio Equipment/HF Transceivers/ICOM IC-756
This article is about replacing the LCD display in a Icom IC-756 classic. The displays in these radios have not been supported by Icom in several years.

ZS3 Sprint this afternoon
The ZS3 Sprint is on the air this afternoon from 14:00 to 15:00 UTC (16:00 to 17:00 CAT) with CW and phone activity on 40 metres

CANWARN Online Training 2021
Radio Amateurs of Canada is pleased to announce that we have now partnered with the Ontario Storm Prediction Centre Team to provide CANWARN Training this spring

SARL response to Draft Equipment Authorisation Regulations
On Friday afternoon 14 May, the SARL submitted its response to the Draft Equipment Authorisation Regulations as published by ICASA on 30 March 2021

Amateur radio on BBC Essex Breakfast Show
Dorothy M0LMR got some publicity for Amateur Radio on BBC Essex by phoning in to the Breakfast Show and talking about customised car registration numbers for ham radio

ARRL Audio News - May 14, 2021
ARRL Audio News - May 14, 2021

Wooden Satellite to Launch by Year’s End

The WISA Woodsat project, being sponsored by plywood supplier WISA in an unconventional PR initiative, is poised to place a wooden satellite into orbit by the end of the year. The idea is to test the suitability of treated wood as a low-cost and widely available material for space applications. The IARU posting for Woodsat indicates that several amateur radio experiments will be on board as wel...

Radio Frequency Interference Seminar Set for May 19 via Zoom

ARRL Laboratory Manager Ed Hare, W1RFI, hold a Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) seminar via Zoom on Wednesday, May 19, at 2000 UTC. His 30-minute slide presentation offers an overview of politics, personalities, and technical issues involved in electromagnetic interference (EMI) control as well as causes and cures. A question-and-answer session will follow the slide presentation. The IEEE EMC...


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