70cm/33cm/23cm, 440Mhz/900Mhz/1.2Ghz Bands

This video explains the 70cm, 33cm, and 23cm bands. These are all bands that can be used by technician class operators. Special thanks to KJ4YZI for putting together these informative videos. I highly recommend you subscribe to his youTube channel as he has many informative videos.

Reputed World’s Oldest Ham Jean Touzot, F8IL, SK

12/01/2017 Jean Touzot, F8IL, of Albi, France — said to have been the world’s oldest radio amateur — has died. The “dean of French radio amateurs,” Touzot was 109 and enjoyed operating CW with an old-fashioned hand key and a modern Yaesu transceiver. He “retired from the airwaves for health Read More …

The Next Generation of Hams

Video talk by Ward Silver N0AX about the next generation of radio amateurs, given at the TAPR/ARRL Digital Comunications Conference (DCC) Whatever ham radio rut you’re stuck in — ragchewing on 75, DX on 20, the daily commute on a repeater — it’s good to listen to Ward Silver N0AX to break Read More …