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17 meter FT8 delivers!
Are the bands too quiet?
Many of the HF phone bands have been depopulated during non-contest times. The FT8 frequencies are quite active. VHF/UHF repeaters are dead quiet most days.Read more
Check out 30 meters!
The 30 meter band became available to USA Amateur Radio operators in the early 1980s, so why didn’t I know anything about it? Well, toRead more
A surprising hack to a vertical antenna
Out in the back yard, far from the house and all the neighboring houses, is my Butternut HF9V vertical HF antenna. It’s ground-mounted and fedRead more
We need more HF operators!
We need more HF ops! Tune across the HF bands anytime but a contest weekend and you’ll hear plenty of nothing – unless you happenRead more