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Amateur Radio Exam Practice

http://aa9pw.com/ Welcome! This site allows you to take practice tests in preparation for the United States Amateur Radio (Ham radio) and Commercial Radio licensing exams. The questions and answers used in these practice exams are the official questions provided by the FCC and are organized to mimic the actual written …

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JARL Ham Fair 2013

http://www.jarl.or.jp/English/4_Library/A-4-6_ham-fair/ham-fair.htm JARL Ham Fair 2013 The JARL Ham Fair 2013 will be held at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo on August 24th (Saturday) and 25th (Sunday). Last year, we had about 33,000 participants for two days. Thanks to all visitors, manufacturers, retailers, clubs and volunteers at JARL Ham Fair 2012. …

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Domodedovo Amateur Festival in 2013

http://www.hamradio.ru/domodedovo/index.asp   Dear friends! Amateur Radio Union of Russia jointly with the club amateur radio travelers ‘Russian Robinson “ invites you on 19-22 September 2013 at the Domodedovo amateur festival in 2013, which is traditionally held in the House of Rest “Moskvich” Domodedovo urban district, Moscow region. The doors of …

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The 2013 CQ World-Wide DX Contest

http://www.cqww.com/rules.htm Note: The rules have been completely rewritten for 2013. Please read carefully. The 2013 CQ World-Wide DX Contest SSB: October 26-27      CW: November 23-24Starts 00:00:00 UTC Saturday    Ends 23:59:59 UTC Sunday I. OBJECTIVE: For amateurs around the world to contact as many other amateurs in as many CQ zones and countries …

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DX pileups

http://www.dxuniversity.com/audio/ Audio Studies The audio files listed on this page illustrate various situations that are often heard in DX pileups. They are excerpts from real pileups recorded directly off the air in MP3 format. The files are recorded in STEREO with the DX station on one channel, and the pileup …

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RDA CONTEST – 2013 (RDAC)

http://rdaward.org/rdac1.htm RDA CONTEST – 2013 (RDAC)Russian District Award Contest 1. Contest sponsors:Contest is sponsored by TAG – Tambov Award Group and Russian Contest Club (RCC). 2. Contest Period:08:00 UTC Aug 17 – 08:00 UTC Aug 18 2012 (24 hours format) 3. Bands:1.8 – 28 mHz (WARC bands excluded) 4. Modes:CW …

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Working DX should be fun – shouldn’t it?

http://dx-code.org/workdx.pdfFEATURE NICK HENWOOD, G3RWF & BOB WHELAN, G3PJT OCTOBER 2010 ♦ RADCOM Working DX should be fun – shouldn’t it?How we can all improve our operating for the benefit of other amateurs DXpedition to French Polynesia 2010 – VE2TZT, FO5JV, F6BEE & FO8RZ. Photo: G3TXF. “….The desire to work DX …

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The Pileup BULLY LID Problem Explained

http://dx-world.net/2013/the-pileup-bully-lid-problem-explained/#more-46040 The Pileup BULLY LID Problem ExplainedGuest post by Rick, K6VVA I coined the term Pileup “BULLY LID” which others have acknowledged in direct emails as being absolutely appropriate for the issue at hand. To put things in perspective, in the non-radio World, “BULLY” behavior among youth has tragically resulted …

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E44PM, Palestine

http://www.hb9iqb.ch/palestine.html NEWS August 14, 2013 I will be in Palestine again, signing E44PM in late August. I will be using my K2/100 and wire verticals. Logs will be uploaded daily both onto LoTW and Clublog. April 23, 2013 My E44PM license has been renewed. It is likely that I will …

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