Episode 335: Ham Radio Test Online! – First Recorded Technician License Completion

Ham Radio Test Online – USA conducts first online ham radio exam – special thanks to W5YI for supporting this project.

Find the article here: http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2020/march/usa-conducts-first-all-online-ham-radio-exam.htm

Sterling’s Blog: http://n0ssc.com/posts/1044-anchorage-vec-remote-testing-results-in-a-new-extra-remote-testing-working-group-underway

 

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Episode 334: Connect Systems CS120D UHF DMR

A new and inexpensive UHF DMR HT from Connect Systems, the CS120D. Take a look at the video and see what the software and programming menus look like, and watch some on-air tests.

http://www.connectsystems.com/products/top/radios/CS120D.htm

 

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Episode 333: Parks on the Air Activation K-2996 Ham Radio

My first video of a Parks on the Air Activation for Park designation K-2996. This was a fun outdoor event, and I plan to do more like this in upcoming episodes.

Equipment used:

IC-7300 – https://amzn.to/3b2Lkca
Windows Tablet running N1MM – https://amzn.to/2QlbYW9
Apache 3800 Hard Case – https://amzn.to/3aSEpT4 
POTA Gear List – https://kit.co/kc5hwb/sota-and-pota-gear

 

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Episode 332: GNU Radio Workshop | MUD Conference 2019

I was privileged to record the Microwave Update Conference this year, which was local to me. Similar to the TAPR Digital Communications Conference, they change venues each year, and in 2019 it happened to be very close to me. This is the Friday seminar which is the GNU Radio Workshop. In this episode, the presenter takes us through installing, configuring, and running some practice scenarios in the GNU Radio application on Windows.

 

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Episode 331: Radioddity G90-H1 Rack | How To Fix Xiegu G90 Overheating Mods

Special thanks to the folks from Radioddity who sent me this Xiegu G90-H1 rack to review. This is specifically designed for the Xiegu G90 QRP radio, and it has a cooling fan and stand for using the radio. Check the video and also the link below:

G90 Radio: https://www.mfjenterprises.com/Product.php?productid=XG-90

G90-H1 Rack: https://www.radioddity.com/products/radioddity-g90-h1

 

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Episode 330: Ham Radio Antenna – What’s Your Choice? | YouTubers Bunch #12

Part 2 from the previous video where we discuss what radio you would choose, if you had to pick only one – this is Ham Radio Antenna – What’s Your Choice? YouTubers Bunch #12, check out these great channels below and feel free to comment

 

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