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HN 358: The Pana High School Solar Car Team

HamNation - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 9:52pm

The Pana High School team and the Solar Car Challenge, Ham Radio Outlet's Ham Jam with Gordo, an FCC interference case with a hefty fine, Bob interviews Robert Sullivan W0YVA, WRTC 2018 with Valerie, your questions with Amanda and more!

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

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HN 357: Field Day Wrap-up

HamNation - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:03pm

Bob Heil and Gordon West talk about their Field Day experiences last week, a solar car built by a high school S.T.E.M. program, the Ducie Island DXpedition, the Fox Cities Amateur Radio Club's field day event, cleaning up your gear after field day with George Thomas and more!

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

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HN 356: CQ Field Day, CQ Field Day

HamNation - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 9:32pm

More Pineboard Projects with Bob Heil, Field Day safety with Gordo, the Young Ladies Radio League, the ultimate Field Day setup with Valerie, Field Day preparation with George, Field Day food with Amanda and more!

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

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HN 355: All About Fractal Antennas

HamNation - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 8:48pm

Gordo demos the Heil Parametric Receive System, Show Us Your Shack with Dan, celebrating Marconi on Amateur Radio Newsline, fractal antennas with Chip Cohen, Randy reports from Seapac, tools for Field Day part 2 with George, and more!

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

Guest: Randy Hall

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HN 354: Field Day Plans

HamNation - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:20pm

Triplexers with Tim Duffy, raising an antenna with a drone, Don Greenbaum and the 2018 Baker Island Dxpedition, George Thomas checks his Field Day equipment list, and more!

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

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HN 353: Sending AE4FH to YOTA

HamNation - Wed, 05/30/2018 - 9:01pm

The Pine Board gets low impedance inputs, help Faith Hannah AE4FH get to YOTA in South Africa, installing a classic into a classic, the Johnston Amateur Radio Society's "Hambulance", and more!

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

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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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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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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2048 for January 27, 2017

Amateur Radio Newsline - Thu, 01/26/2017 - 1:01pm
  • AMATEUR RADIO PARITY ACT PASSES IN HOUSE
  • MISSOURI LAWMAKERS CONSIDER STATE PARITY ACT
  •  NEW CHAIRMAN AT HELM OF FCC
  • D-STAR BECOMES FIREFIGHTING TOOL
  • HAM AND EGGS, BUT MOSTLY HAMS
  • STRONG TALK ON WEAK SIGNALS FROM NOBEL LAUREATE
  • AN HF HOMECOMING ACROSS THE MILES
  • MORE ACTIVATIONS FOR K2BSA
  • THE WORLD OF DX
  • USING CODE IN A FLASH

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