New SSB Contest – Phone Fray

The rules for a new weekly SSB event, based on the North American QSO Party (NAQP), are located here: http://www.perluma.com/Phone_Fray_Contest_Rules.pdf It’s called Phone Fray. The start date is Tuesday (evening) July 28 (July 29 UTC). To accommodate busy schedules, the contest lasts for just 30-minutes and will be great for fast-paced NAQP practice and welcoming Read more about New SSB Contest – Phone Fray[…]

Morse Code

Do you have a youngster that would like to learn Morse Code? ICOM and Boy’s Life have teamed up to create a Morse code game to help teach very basic Morse code: http://www.icomamerica.com/en/amateur/boyslife-morse-code-machine.aspx When they have mastered that, they can go on to Learn CW On-Line http://lcwo.net/. (You adults can go there now).

Amateur Radio Round Table – A weekly webcast

I am posting an invitation from Tom Medlin W5KUB. You are invited to Amateur Radio Round Table, a new series of W5KUB.com weekly webcasts.  The webcast will be Tuesday nights at 8:00 PM Central Time(0200 UTC Wednesdays) at W5KUB.COM   Amateur Radio Round Table will be an informal discussion of all aspects of ham radio with the intent of allowing viewers Read more about Amateur Radio Round Table – A weekly webcast[…]

Amateur Radio Technician License Class Scheduled

Foothills Community Workshop will conduct an Amateur Radio – Technician license prep class on three consecutive Friday evenings — July 18, July 25, and August 1 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Instruction will use the new question pool and include regulations, operating methods, station setup, antennas, radio principles, and basic electronics.  The class is free Read more about Amateur Radio Technician License Class Scheduled[…]