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  • Amateur Radio Quiz: Here It Comes, Here It Is, There It Goes!

    01/28/2009. 1. Perigee a) Closest approach of a satellite to Earth b) Farthest distance of a satellite from Earth c) Average distance of a satellite from Earth d) A failed launch. 2. Mode a) Orientation of orbit with respect to Earth's orbit b) Angle between the satellite and the Sun c) Uplink-Downlink frequencies d) Relative ... Learn More

  • Amateur Radio Quiz: As the Dial Turns

    Amateur Radio Quiz: As the Dial Turns. 09/15/2008 1) A warbling signal around 14.230 MHz is probably... a. RTTY b. AMTOR c. SSTV d. HF Fax. 2) Slow Morse code "O" characters sent on 2 meters in the weak-signal band are likely... a. EME b. ATV c. Meteor Scatter d. Intruders. 3) You've just worked a station on 13.995 by  ... Learn More

  • Amateur Radio Quiz: Calculation Calisthenics

    05/01/2009. 1) What is the reactance of a 0.001 µF capacitor at 60 Hz? 1 kHz? 1.82 MHz? 2) The free-space wavelength of a 146.34 MHz signal is how many meters? Feet? Inches? Centimeters? 3) In order to keep your self-supporting tower upright at the maximum expected wind-load, you need a base that weighs 15000 ... Learn More

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    06/10/2015 | ARRL Representatives Talk “Field Day” Publicity on “Ham Radio Now” Webcast ... Feature. 09/22/2010 | Amateur Radio Quiz: In the Here and Now. The last quiz took a long look in the rear-view mirror. Let's turn around to the future and take a look out the windshield with this collection of new ham radio jargon! Learn More

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    04/14/2012 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Spring for Some Contest Action! Spring marks the transition of the contest seasons, as the big DX contests give way to summer's domestic and VHF+ activity. See if you're ready to put some QSOs in your log with radiosport recreation in these April, May, and June on-the-air events! To hel Learn More

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    Feature. 06/20/2012 | Amateur Radio Quiz: No Guessing. You'll have to work extra hard on this quiz because it's not a “multiple guess.” Some answers may require a little calculation, some may require exercising the memory banks -- and all will require a little head scratching. Learn More · Stan.jpg ... Learn More

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    Feature. 11/03/2008 | Amateur Radio Quiz: A Spare Hour's Entertainment. As Daylight Savings Time falls back, what would you do with that recovered hour? Sleep!?! No way! Here's a pencil-consuming quiz about the characteristics of linear amplifiers. They're easy to buy, but they have their own requirements for care Learn More

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    Feature. 02/24/2011 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Polar Pursuits. The VP8ORK DXpedition has just concluded, with the Braveheart sailing back into Ushuaia, Argentina -- all hands safe and sound after crossing the Drake Passage! Polar expeditions and stations have been a big part of ham radio lore since the days of Admira Learn More

  • Amateur Radio News

    03/04/2010 | FCC Seeks Comments for Blanket Waiver to Allow Amateur Radio in Hospital Emergency Drills. In February 2010, the ... 03/04/2010 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Workbench Wisdom ... After a devastating earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, many Amateur Radio operators asked how they could volunteer to help. Learn More

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    Results 89 - 96 of 140 ... Connectors for (Almost) All Occasions - Part 1. Amateur Radio station. This month , I cover phone and phono connectors available at Radio Shack (and .... Well, try this instant quiz: You need to wire a ... Learn More · October 2010. A unique quiz was recently conducted over HAM radio in India, aiming to ... Learn More