Amateur Radio Weekly – Issue 322

Amateur Radio Weekly

Bob Heil, K9EID, Silent Key
Heil was known as a mentor who enjoyed helping others find success in Ham Radio.

America’s last Morse-Code station
The Radio Squirrels keep the tradition alive.
The Atlantic

EchoLink Web
An edition of EchoLink that runs entirely within a Web browser.

At peace with Amateur Radio over Internet
Internet is so integral to the current generation that any communications technology that doesn’t incorporate Internet to some degree might be perceived as irrelevant.
Zero Retries

New Amateur Radio newsletter
An emphasis on radio experiments and the VHF bands.

First SOTA activation
My furthest contact was with Z36T in The Republic of North Macedonia at 1501 miles.

Restoring a mystery key
It didn’t have any markings on it and the seller said he thinks it was home made.

Installing your Ham Radio mobile antenna on a vehicle
We will explore everything from the simplest configuration to the most complex.

Winlink wishlist
Have officially supported clients for Mac and Linux.


D75 versus FT5
Let’s take a look at the Kenwood TH-D75 radio compared to the Yaesu FT5.

Hidden APRS Igate in your Yaesu mobile radio
Plug your radio into your PC or Raspberry Pi and install Ygate.

ARRL DX Contest from the nuclear bunker
We return to the nuclear bunker on the North York Moors UK.

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