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16th October 2014

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Rockmite Revival

QRPme has unveiled their new version of (K1SWL Dave Benson) Small Wonder Labs popular Rockmite transceiver series, complete with custom cases in different color schemes. The Rockmite ][ array can be viewed here.

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14th October 2014

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Show me your QSL, and I’ll tell you who you are

Well, Jeff K1NSS has done it again. Just came across another one of his QSL designs - this one for QRP ARCI’s Steve Fletcher - and it’s fab! If you’re still dusting off those banal, old American Eagle QSL cards from the 70’s, maybe it’s time to have Jeff work on a design to tell your amateur story….  @K1NSS

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6th October 2014

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12m QRP DXCC Success! Thanks to cooperative conditions, I was able to hit the mark this weekend via QSO’s with Australia, Guatemala, Balaeric Islands, Panama and Samoa. That makes 5 band QRP DXCC. Now to finish of 30m (4 shy)….

12m QRP DXCC Success! Thanks to cooperative conditions, I was able to hit the mark this weekend via QSO’s with Australia, Guatemala, Balaeric Islands, Panama and Samoa. That makes 5 band QRP DXCC. Now to finish of 30m (4 shy)….

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3rd October 2014

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N2F Special Event - National Fire Prevention Week

National Fire Prevention Week special event station N2F will be QRV October 5-11, 2014.

The N2F operators are part of the Siemens US FIre Safety Amateur Radio Club - KF2IRE

N3F, N4F, and N9F will also be QRV at the same time.

Preferred frequencies will be in the General band segments.

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30th September 2014

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W5ALT’s Indoor 6-40m Vertical

W5ALT’s Indoor Vertical Antenna

http://qrznow.com/w5alt-indoor-vertical-antenna/

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29th September 2014

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First SOTA chaser points from a Liechtenstein summit.

First SOTA chaser points from a Liechtenstein summit.

25th September 2014

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Gaining on 12m & 30m.  #QRP #DXCC

Gaining on 12m & 30m.  #QRP #DXCC

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23rd September 2014

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WSPR on the High Seas

According to Ultimate Beacon kit creator Hans G0UPL, KB2PNM Bob has his GPS-equipped Ultimate 3 aboard a sailboat traveling from Vava’u to Fiji.  The latest Ultimate 3 firmware has 6 character locator ability, so you can see locator change in his WSPR spots.

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23rd September 2014

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Postage stamp features amateur radio satellites

22nd September 2014

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Recent WSPRs. 100-150mW into W3EDP antenna in near-vertical deployment (70’ into trees, last 15 feet ‘hairpin’)

Recent WSPRs. 100-150mW into W3EDP antenna in near-vertical deployment (70’ into trees, last 15 feet ‘hairpin’)

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20th September 2014

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Blast from the past. Came across these while cleaning out my parents house.

Blast from the past. Came across these while cleaning out my parents house.

15th September 2014

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Ultimate 3 Beacon Case

Hans G0UPL is now offering an aluminum case designed to house his popular U3 beacon kit.

http://www.hanssummers.com/u3box.html