Surprising explanation of Amateur Radio from a non-amateur

Linus is a very technical guy in Canada who does some excellent tech videos.  Was surprised to see he did a spot on ham radio.  Overall, very positive and good explanation of amateur radio. Some explanations are little too simplistic,  but to see someone who isn’t into ham radio (as Read More …

Shamrock Marathon Needs Coms Operators

Tom Moore, WS9B, sent an email asking that I pass the word to CARS folks that the Shamrock Marathon need more hams to provide comm support for the event. If you’re interested in helping with the event contact Tom at 757-464-3482 or send an email to ws9b@earthlink.net. Via Barry, K5VIP

ALE Operators Needed to Support Disaster Relief Flights in the Caribbean

From ARRL News 09/27/2017 Ham radio volunteers living in areas having good signal propagation into the Caribbean region are being asked to activate their home ALE (automatic link establishment) HF stations. The call is going out to ALE-equipped radio amateurs in the Caribbean islands, eastern and southeast US, Central America, Read More …