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  • 10/29/2009 | Changes for the 2009 November Sweepstakes

    Next month, amateurs throughout the US and Canada will take part in the longest-running domestic contest, the 76th ARRL November Sweepstakes. Since 1930, this tradition in Amateur Radio has brought out all kinds of amateurs -- from seasoned contest vetera
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  • 10/28/2009 | Changes Coming for ARRL November Sweepstakes Contest Log Submissions

    ARRL Sweepstakes Contest Manager Ken Adams, K5KA, said he and the ARRL Contest Branch intend to "dramatically reduce the timeframe for producing results that are available to all ARRL Sweepstakes participants." According to Adams, the contesting
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    08/17/2009 | HPM/140 Birthday Celebration Event Coming Next Month

    The Hiram Percy Maxim Birthday celebration is back! This year, the ARRL is honoring the 140th anniversary of the birth of the League's first president and cofounder. Hiram Percy Maxim, W1AW, was born September 2, 1869 and died February 17, 1936, in a Colo
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  • 06/26/2009 | Send Us Your Field Day Photos

    Along with the bug spray and toolbox, don't forget your camera when you head out to Field Day this weekend. We are looking for good-quality photos -- well lit, in focus, action-oriented subject matter -- of your Field Day operation. A few tips
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  • 06/22/2009 | W1AW, WA6ZTY to Conduct Dual-Tone Frequency Measuring Test in July

    The Hiram Percy Maxim Memorial Station, W1AW, and WA6ZTY on the West Coast will conduct a summer Frequency Measuring Test (FMT) on July 1 at 9:45 PM EDT (0145 UTC on July 2). According to FMT Coordinator H. Ward Silver, N0AX, the format will be a "do
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