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  • The New FTDX10 Compact HF/50MHz 100W SDR

    The New FTDX10 Compact HF/50MHz 100W SDR NEWSFLASH ! ML&S are pleased to announce a new radio from Yaesu ! The all new compact Yaesu FTDX10 – HF/6M/4M 100W – Hybrid SDR Configuration Like the FTDX101 series, the new FTDX10 utilizes the Yaesu Hybrid SDR configuration – More info to follow soon… The New Yaesu The post The New FTDX10 Compact HF/50MHz 100W SDR appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • The K7RA Solar Update

    Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: Our sun is finally waking up. The average daily sunspot number rose this week from 15 to 17, which is nothing remarkable, but the reporting week ended on Wednesday with a daily sunspot number of 36. Average daily solar flux rose from 74.5 to 76.9. The two sunspot regions currently The post The K7RA Solar Update appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • It’s a Wrap for Hurricane Watch Net, ARES Teams Stand Down

    After an activation that lasted more than 9 hours, the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) suspended operations on October 28 at around 0130 UTC. “Although Zeta was still a hurricane just east of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, moving to the northeast at about 30 MPH, we hated to close operations, but propagation on 20 and 40 meters was The post It’s a Wrap for Hurricane Watch Net, ARES Teams Stand Down appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • Xiegu GSOC – An Overlook of Functions and Features

    Xiegu GSOC – An Overlook of Functions and Features The post Xiegu GSOC – An Overlook of Functions and Features appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • Five Wire Antennas Vying for Reference Station

    Five Wire Antennas Vying for Reference Station The post Five Wire Antennas Vying for Reference Station appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • Measuring Crystals with NanoVNA and other tools

    Measuring Crystals with NanoVNA and other tools The post Measuring Crystals with NanoVNA and other tools appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • RSGB Seeks Regulator’s Records of Complaints about On-Air Behavior

    The Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB) has filed a freedom-of-information request to UK telecommunications regulator Ofcom in an effort to find out how many complaints it has received regarding the on-air behavior of radio amateurs. The RSGB is seeking any complaints filed between January 1, 2015, and December 31, 2019. “The RSGB receives complaints from time The post RSGB Seeks Regulator’s Records of Complaints about On-Air Behavior appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • Oldest Known US Radio Amateur, Cliff Kayhart, W4KKP, SK at 109

    Charles Clifford “Cliff” Kayhart, W4KKP, of White Rock, South Carolina, died on October 26, a few days past his 109th birthday. An ARRL member, he was the oldest known US radio amateur and possibly the oldest ham in the world. Last November, Roanoke Division Director Bud Hippisley, W2RU; Vice Director Bill Morine, N2COP, and South The post Oldest Known US Radio Amateur, Cliff Kayhart, W4KKP, SK at 109 appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • Radio Amateurs in Western Pennsylvania to Commemorate KDKA Broadcasting Centennial

      Pittsburgh radio station KDKA will celebrate 100 years of radio broadcasting in November, and Pennsylvania radio amateurs will honor that milestone in a multi-station special event. KDKA dates its broadcasting history to the airing of the Harding-Cox presidential results on November 2, 1920, and the station has been on the air ever since. The The post Radio Amateurs in Western Pennsylvania to Commemorate KDKA Broadcasting Centennial appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.

  • A Super-Duper Tiny 3D-Printed HF Radio Antenna.

    A Super-Duper Tiny 3D-Printed HF Radio Antenna. The post A Super-Duper Tiny 3D-Printed HF Radio Antenna. appeared first on QRZ NOW - Ham Radio News.