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HN 352: Hamvention 2018 Wrap-up

HamNation - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 9:12pm

Didn't go to Hamvention in Xenia, Ohio this year? George Thomas, Gordon West, Don Wilbanks and Amanda Alden have you covered including views around the event, an interview with the design engineer of the Kenwood TS-890S, highlights from the Hamnation Forum and viewer submissions for #ImNotWilbanks!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 351: Live From Hamvention 2018

HamNation - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 8:17pm

Bob Heil, Gordon West, and Valerie Hotzfeld are live at Dayton Hamvention 2018!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 350: Morse Code Enables the Disabled

HamNation - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 8:51pm

Morse Code at Google I/O, Tropospheric Ducting, Tales From the Transmitter Site with George, more LOTW with Valerie, and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 349: Bob's Latest Pineboard Mods

HamNation - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 9:16pm

Michael Kalter on what to expect at this year's Dayton Hamvention, what to look for when buying a low-cost radio, remembering the amateur radio operator who installed the first TV in the White House, George's journey to a transmitter site, Bob's final Pineboard modifications, more LOTW with Val and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 348: Visalia International DX Convention

HamNation - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:39pm

Bob Heil and Chip Margelli recap the Visalia International DX Convention, crossband repeater mode on an ICOM IC-2730a, where to get parts for your Pineboard Project, Bob's performance at the Fox Theater in Visalia, DIY MMDVM on a Raspberry Pi and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 347: From Visalia to Sweden

HamNation - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:14pm

The search for the next ARRL CEO, remembering Clyde Haehnle, register for Contest University 2018, revisiting LOTW with Val, events at Hamvention 2018 and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

Guests: Ray Novak and Tim Duffy

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HN 346: We Troubleshoot the Pineboard

HamNation - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 9:15pm

Bob's experience at the OzarkCon QRP Conference, FCC License Counts from the ARRL, using an MFJ 259c Antenna Analyzer and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 345: Rotator Bearings

HamNation - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 8:51pm

Repairing a stuck rotator at the top of a tower, celebrating Samuel Morse's birthday, George tests out heat shrink solder sleeves, the W4R Special Event celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club, and more!

Hosts: Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 344: The Pineboard on 160m

HamNation - Wed, 03/28/2018 - 9:00pm

Updates on the Pineboard Project, fixing and maintaining your Anderson distribution box, taking the appeal of code further in the UK, testing and calibrating your MFJ tuner kit, and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 343: Meet The Simplexton

HamNation - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 9:07pm

Pine Board report with Bob Heil, tower safety, Amateur radio on another popular TV show, George Thomas completes the MFJ tuner kit, interfacing your radio with your computer with Valerie Hotzfeld, Bob interviews Paul Wieloszynski K4PEW about Simplex Amateur Radio, and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 342: George Builds a Tuner

HamNation - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 8:42pm

Keeping track of your pets with Gordo, Summits on the Air, building your own tuner kit with George, a viewer video at the Birmingham Alabama HamFest, your questions with Amanda and more!

Hosts: Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 341: Ham of the Year: Valerie NV9L

HamNation - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 10:22pm

Garry K9WZB and amateur radio month in Lake Havasu City, AZ, more of your Pine Board projects with Bob Heil, ARRL "Amateur of the Year" Valerie NV9L and QSL cards, and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Valerie Hotzfeld

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HN 340: Gordo, Batteries and Smoked Chicken

HamNation - Wed, 02/28/2018 - 9:55pm

Battery quality, checking your coax cable, distracted driving laws and ham radio, upgrading a rig's display with an Arduino, Quartzfest 2018 Youth Day and more!

Hosts: Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 339: The Boys Are Back From Bouvet

HamNation - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:28pm

The Yuma City HamFest, Val talks to Jerry WB9Z just back from the Bouvet DXpedition, the North Carolina QSO Party, a new FT8 user in the desert at Quartzfest 2018, and more!

Hosts: Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, and Amanda Alden

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HN 338: Hamcation & AI6TK Part 2

HamNation - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 9:45pm

Looking inside your trap antenna, School Club Roundups, Ray Novak from Icom talks about what's new from Icom, Jeri Ellsworth AI6TK at QuartzFest part 2, and more!

Hosts: Gordon West, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

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HN 337: The Lea Family & Falcon Heavy

HamNation - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:30pm

Amanda interviews the Lea family and their Space X Falcon Heavy Special Event Station, 3Y0Z Bouvet Island DXpedition aborted due to unsafe conditions, Randy K7AGE talks to Jeri Ellsworth AI6TK about her RV at QuartzFest, George shows how to install a BNC connector on an RG-142 coax cable, and more!

Hosts: George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, and Amanda Alden

Guest: Randy Hall

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2052 February 24 2017

Amateur Radio Newsline - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 7:03pm
  • NEW AMATEUR RADIO ON THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION
  • ARISS: BOOK EARLY, DON'T GET LOST IN SPACE
  • NAVAL HONORS FOR AUSTRALIAN AMATEURS
  • RADIO SCOUTING
  • NEWFOUNDLAND HAM BECOMES RAC'S ATLANTIC DEPUTY DIRECTOR
  • CONTACT WITH THE CONCORDE
  • HAMS HELP CELEBRATE RADIO STATION'S 95 YEARS
  • THE WORLD OF DX
  • IN SEARCH OF YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR 2017

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2051 for February 17, 2017

Amateur Radio Newsline - Fri, 02/17/2017 - 5:59am
  • NO RADIO SILENCE IN ANTARCTICA
  • THIS 'COMEBACK KID' IS AN OM
  • HONORING A HEROIC HAM AND HIS CREW
  • SHORTWAVE FEST LONG ON AMBITION
  • NEWEST RADIO INTERFERENCE UNDER THE SUN?
  • TWO SILENT KEYS FOR THE CENTURY
  • THE WORLD OF DX
  • A VERY MERRY "CHRISTMAS HAM"

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2050 February 10 2017

Amateur Radio Newsline - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:48am
  • TAKING 630 METERS FOR A TEST DRIVE
  • DISTINCTION FOR A YOUNG DXer
  • SCOUT CAMPS GET ON THE AIR
  • WORLD OF DX
  • HISTORY ON THE USS HORNET
  • SAILING TOWARD SIGNALS IN SYDNEY
  • ROUNDING UP CONTACTS FOR SCHOOL HAM CLUBS
  • A SPECIAL REQUEST FOR A FRIEND'S SPECIAL PROJECT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2049 for February 03, 2017

Amateur Radio Newsline - Fri, 02/03/2017 - 4:41am
  • IN WASHINGTON, D.C., HAIL TO THE HAMS!
  • SILENT KEY: NYC MARATHON'S ALLAN STEINFELD W2TN
  • A WORLD RADIO DAY PREVIEW IN LONDON
  • HONORS FOR HAM IN MAUI
  • HAM RADIO GOES IVY LEAGUE
  • NETS OF NOTE: THE YEAR OF THE ROOSTER
  • AUSTRALIAN HAMS MARK HISTORIC WW2 BOMBING
  • WORLD OF DX
  • NOT-SO-POETIC LICENSE

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