FLDigi Training Close by!

See info quoted below. I know nothing about this beyond what is in the message. Contact information is lacking, but calls are given and you can ferret-out their emails as easily as I. Nonetheless, a good opportunity to learn. 73 de Gary Thanks to Jeff Scoville AE5ME, there will be FLDIGI training February 7 from…

SCARS Weekly Newsletter, January 26, 2015

“Antenna Work Weather” early this week! Once you’ve done some mid-Winter repairs here are some local items of interest to pass the cooler and hopefully wetter weather which we’ll have late in the week. This is truly Radio Geek material – AM radio broadcast patterns! The 2015 US and Canadian mediumwave broadcast pattern reference is…

SCARS Weekly Newsletter, January 19, 2015

Topics this week: NWS Spotter Training … Contrarian’s View of HB4969 (but YES to SDR) … Michigan Antenna Law passed and signed by Governor … Near-realtime Propagation Map … WebSDR (Software Defined Radio) for you to test … K1N Navassa Press Release 17 January 2015 … New General Class Question Pool Released … Horizontal Loop Antenna…

SCARS Weekly Newsletter, January 12th, 2015

Saturday Club Meeting items New President Phil took the “gavel” on Saturday and ran a nice meeting and even did a presentation at the end. There were other things mentioned during the meeting that I thought I’d follow-up with a bit of in-print info: Gossip Net: Many, if not most, of you who do not…

The K7RA Solar Update – 2014-01-09

I’m posting this today because there is some very timely information included in the first few paragraphs. And as always, there is some really juicy information toward the end, maps of a big 6 meter opening, as well as great, new links to explore. See you at SCARS meeting tomorrow! Gary ___________________________________________________________ All solar activity…

Ham Nation 178 | TWiT.TV

Wednesday, January 7th, Ham Nation Vidcast. Hosts: George Thomas (W5JDX), Don Wilbanks (AE5DW), Valerie Hotzfeld (NV9L), and Amanda Alden (K1DDN) Guest: Tim Duffy (K3LR) via Ham Nation 178 | TWiT.TV.

SCARS Weekly Update, First Edition, 2015

Editor’s Prerogative 2014 has come and gone. We’ve lost some good friends and gained new ones. Amateur Radio has gained a few more friends in Congress, among Emergency Managers, and a few local government officials. We’ll know soon enough if the new Chairman of the FCC, Tom Wheeler, is a friend or foe. Honestly, from…