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Amateur Radio is for people with copious spare time on their hands

Product Reviews

Yaesu FTDX101MP
Knocks it out of the park
MacLoggerDX
EXCELLENT
Optibeam OB9-5
A very well designed Yagi
Diamond SRH-940
Terrible Antenna
Ham Radio Deluxe
Terrific support!
Yaesu FT-7800R
excellent
Hy-Gain TH2-MK3
Very good beam
HamTestOnline
Excellent tool!
MFJ-1846
Quality issues
Palstar AT4K
NOT THE BEST BUT BETTER THAN MOST
Yaesu FT-7800R
Great rig

News

Florida Poly Students Make Connections Through Radio:
From the lawn outside the Innovation, Science, and Technology Building, a group of Florida Polytechnic University students make contact and build connections with people across tow...
Convert Radio Waves to Alerts Using SDR, AWS Lambda and Amazon Transcribe:
Ham radio (Amateur radio) allows people to communicate using legal frequency ranges by personal devices that you can easily buy from the market. They are mostly used by amateur rad...
WIA DX Awards Start Dates Normalized:
The Awards Committee has decided to set the start date for all awards to the same date, the first of January 1946. All QSO’s from this date onwards are now eligible for all award...
A Tribute to Fern Blodgett Sunde: First Female Radio Operator to Go to Sea:
In 2020, the Cobourg Museum Foundation and a committee of volunteers will commemorate Fern Blodgett Sunde, the first female wireless radio operator (“Sparks”) at sea. She serve...

Propagation

Issued 2019 Nov 11 1505 UTC
Flux: 71 A-Index:3.
K-Index:2
Actv: No space wx storms observed.
Fcst: No space wx storms expected.

NOAA Solar Activity
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Articles

Morse Code: A Final Short Treatise On the History of Mr. Morse' Code...
Suitable for the meanest understanding...
80-Meter Base-Loaded Mobile Antenna
An "eHam Classic" by W5DXP
Tapping Into The Load
How to add a scope connection to the MFJ 260C 300 Dry Dummy Load.
I Have Always Wondered About the Attraction of Operating Amateur Radio
W3TTT explores the joy of the radio hunt
An OCF Dipole with Homebrew 4:1 Balun
KJ4DGE shows you how to make a great-working inexpensive antenna

Surveys

Q: What do eHam users think about the new Web Page “look”? Details please!

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Comments: 182
Answers:
1:I love it! Keep it!
2:I’m OK with it.
3:I hate it!
4:It’s fine on a PC, but awful on mobile devices. Fix the mobile look, keep the PC look.
5:Other
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