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WSJT-X Version 1.8.0-rc3

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 22:38
K1JT announce the latest release candidate version of the popular WSJT-X program that improve FT8 user interface to facilitate split and simplex operations procedures along to fixing some minor bugs and updates to the user guide.
Categories: Amateur Radio

Radio Attic

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 22:38
Antique Radios/Buying and selling
Antique radios for sale, RadioAttic publish private antique radios offered by indipendent advertisers and collectors
Categories: Amateur Radio

Contest Online Score Board

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 22:00
Contesting/Results
Contest Online Score Board server, collect real time contest scores directly from the most popular Contest Log programs and displays aggregated live scores on contest pages. Support several contest and many contest log software.
Categories: Amateur Radio

NVIS Propagation

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 22:00
Propagation/NVIS Propagation
Near Vertical Incidence Skywave propagation is a form of radio wave propagation used on the MF and HF bands to provide radio communications and broadcasting coverage over short distances, especially where the terrain contains obstacles.
Categories: Amateur Radio

ZD7BR St Helena DX Pedition 2017

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 22:57
DX Resources/DX Peditions/2017 DXpeditions
DX Pedition to St Helena 10-80 meters bands SSB RTTY FT8 CW by G0VDE
Categories: Amateur Radio

3C1L Equatorial Guinea - 3C0L Annobon DX Pedition

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 22:21
DX Resources/DX Peditions/2017 DXpeditions
9-22 October, 2017 3C1L 3C0L DX pedition to Republic of Equatorial Guinea and Annobon 2017
Categories: Amateur Radio

S21 Bangladesh IOTA DXPedition

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 22:40
DX Resources/DX Peditions/2017 DXpeditions
G3KHZ, SM6CVX, G4EDG, DL6KVA + S21ED and S21TV will activate Bhola & St Martins island AS-140 AS-127
Categories: Amateur Radio

Near vertical incidence skywave - wikipedia

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 21:55
Operating Modes/NVIS
The wikipedia article about NVIS Near vertical incidence skywave with information about usable frequencies and some general information on main NVIS oeprations usages
Categories: Amateur Radio

Horizontal Loop Antenna Experiments

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 21:58
Antennas/Loop
The HF horizontal loop has been around for many years now. This article includes a YouTube video and discusses the reasons for looking at this antenna, its design, and its installation. There are some on-air comparisons against three regular double bazooka (coax) dipoles and the Par SWL End-Fed antenna.
Categories: Amateur Radio

NVIS: Near Vertical Incidence Skywave

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 22:54
Operating Modes/NVIS
Operating NVIS mode, understanding operation frequencies, choosing the proper antenna to operate with the Near Vertical Incidence Skywave propagation
Categories: Amateur Radio

Interfacing HAM radio

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 22:29
Technical Reference/Sound Card Radio Interfacing
An article about interfacing amateur radio devices, usually transceivers to computers. It is a general article that cover common interface models using USB or RS232 for popular ham radio brands like Yaesu Icom and Kenwood
Categories: Amateur Radio

Top Amateur Radio links of the week Issue 1731

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 22:00
HF multi-band Delta loop antenna, 4 Element Yagi for 18 MHz, Bazooka Antenne, Antenne double-bazooka, Bazooka-Dipol, K9AY Loops, Polarization Rotator for EME, Antenna Safety - Elevated Work Platforms, DitDit.fm - Morse Code Podcast,
Categories: Amateur Radio

Sounds of Meteors

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 22:28
Operating Modes/Meteors
Sound recordings of meteors and things reflecting TV station video carriers , frequencies used are analog TV video carrier frequencies offset by 1 kHz SSB
Categories: Amateur Radio

Indianapolis Police Scanner

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 21:53
Internet and Radio/Police Scanners
IMPD police scanner, listern to live police radio scanner from Indianapolis
Categories: Amateur Radio

The Raspberry OscilloPhone

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 22:46
Technical Reference/Raspberry Pi
Use your Smartphone as an Oscilloscope to visialize signals from 150 Hz to 15kHz and as a Signal Generator to generate sinusoidal, square and triangular signals up to 15kHz
Categories: Amateur Radio

Ham Radio programming cables

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 22:11
Radio programming cables homebrew projects. Build CAT cables or interface rig cables
Categories: Amateur Radio

Yaesu FT-920 Links

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 22:11
Yaesu FT-920 links and resources for this popular Yaesu ham radio transceiver
Categories: Amateur Radio

Follow DXZone on GooglePlus

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 22:11
Join the DXZone on Google+. GEt all new links on the popular google social network
Categories: Amateur Radio

Six Meter Quad Turnstile Antenna

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 22:11
Antennas/6M
Simple 6 Metre DX Antenna based on an article by LB Cebick in QST May 2002 on a Quad Turnstile antenna. This antenna is basically two full wave loops mounted at right angles fed 90 degrees out of phase to produce an omni-directional horizontally polarized pattern
Categories: Amateur Radio

Kenwood TS-480

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 22:31
Links and resources for the Kenwood TS-480 ham radio transceiver
Categories: Amateur Radio

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