19 Jul 19

Tokyo is the capital of Japan and the most populous metropolis in the world, full of dazzling skyscrapers, historical temples and friendly locals.

17 Jul 19

  Daily Ham News The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) member-society in the Netherlands, VERON, has invited radio amateurs from around the world to take part in what it’s calling a 2-meter propagation experiment. VERON said the aim is to collect as much data as possible about contacts made on 2 meters. All modes are welcome. The […]

17 Jul 19

GippsTech 2019 happened last weekend. During the weekend, I was discussing some of my previous radio activity with some of those attending, which prompted me to write this post…. For many years I drove a 1997 Subaru Forester. I ordered the car in late August 1997 and it was finally delivered just a few days […]

17 Jul 19
Updates Research Reports

“The Triethylenetetramine (TETA) market report is a complete research on the current state of the Triethylenetetramine (TETA) market with a focus on the regional market. This report presents the global Keyword market size (value, production, and consumption), splits the breakdown (data status 2013-2018 and forecast to ‘2024’), by manufacturers, region, type, and application. This study […]

16 Jul 19
N3MRA's Amateur Radio Blog

I did manage to make a few 20 meter contacts this week.  I have been operating from my Crown Vic with a Yaesu FT-857D and a Hamstick.  I worked Puerto Rico, Netherlands Antilles, North Carolina, and maybe one or two other places as well. I was not able to make any contacts from Wisconsin.  I […]

16 Jul 19
The Kentucky Packet Network

Claim:  9600 baud packet is not much faster than 1200 baud. Fact Check:  Not true. Well that is unless you have a strange definition of “not much faster.” 9600 baud packet may not be 8 times faster, but 5+ times faster throughput can be easily obtained off a user port if decent radios are used. […]

15 Jul 19

Today (Monday 15th July 2019) I packed the 4WD and headed south to the Tolderol Game Reserve VKFF-1752.  I have activated Tolderol previously, so today’s activation would go towards the Boomerang Award. Tolderol is located about 77 km south-east of Adelaide, and about 12 km south of Langhorne Creek. After leaving home I headed south […]

14 Jul 19
Flight of the Saturnid

I decided to go to Osaka Castle, which is close to the hostel. I walked about 20 minutes to get there. There was something strange, however. The previous day and on my second day in Kyoto, there were police officers everywhere. Later, I learned that G20 was being held in Osaka. For safety reasons, coin […]

13 Jul 19

The DARC will have a Winter Dinner 2019 drawing for two radios the evening of Dec 5, 2019. At our annual DARC Winter Dinner. Tickets are available now at any DARC event and if any are left over at the day of the event – there are only 500 tickets so get your tickets early […]