Fellow Coastal Ham Radio member VE7KWK passes along a link for those of us who like to get out the soldering iron and create a new toy to play with.
CBC News interviews Mike Johnson VE1MWJ who is trying to drum up enthusiasm for ham radio, “our numbers are dwindling” he says
A ham radio probably isn’t the first form of communication a person thinks about in an emergency, but sometimes, it’s the only one that works. Continue reading
A large canyon-shaped hole is bisecting the sun’s atmosphere, spewing a stream of solar wind toward Earth. Continue reading
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Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 1.13 of dogparkSDR has been released. Continue reading
As promised, the WSJT-X Development Group has announced a new “candidate release,” WSJT-X 2.0 rc1. This beta version of the popular digital mode suite incorporates many new FT8 and MSK144 features that will be of particular interest to the Amateur Radio contesting community. It incorporates all FT8 DXpedition Mode changes already developed in WSJT-X 1.9.1. Continue reading
Time to disconnect the antennas, a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for parts of Metro Vancouver.
Keep safe everyone
Electronics Notes has just launched a new page on “How to Use an SWR Meter.” As there are many misconceptions and myths about SWR, we have tried to look at the topic and detail how to use an SWR meter and also how to interpret the results.
GB Times reports a tiny Chinese satellite is orbiting the Moon and allowing radio amateurs to download images