Amateur Radio Weekly – Issue 304

Amateur Radio Weekly

New Elecraft KH1 Transceiver demo
Wayne Burdick N6KR Elecraft cofounder talking about the new KH1.

ISS SSTV Verification Test Oct 27-Nov 1
The SSTV system will be activated to attempt to verify a replacement piece of hardware.

Being a YL in Ham Radio
A personal experience.

40th anniversary celebration of the positive impact of Amateur Radio on human spaceflight
Held February 22-24, 2024, at the NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Center.

Eclipses do odd things to radio waves
An army of amateur broadcasters wants to find out why.

Linux Packeteering: The full service HF PBBS
How to set up your very own full service HF packet BBS on a Raspberry Pi.

Wind turbines for off grid radio: Pros and cons
Wind turbines, the forgotten stepchild of off grid power, deserves more attention.
Off Grid Ham

Listening to astronauts
All the elements screw together through the boom and so it makes it quick to put away and assemble.


K1N The Navassa Island DXpedition 2015
The complete video of the 2015 Navassa Island DXpedition.

USGS Shakeout exercise 2023 over Winlink: A video report
Participating in the USGS worldwide Winlink exercise.

Tape measure vertical on cheap dowel mast pulley system
Resonant on 5 bands.

Stealth foil antenna designed for a car sunroof
Simple antennas can bring joy and a sense of accomplishment.
Ham Radio Rookie

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