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Why I now give DXEngineering a perfect ’10’ score

My first order from DXEngineering was a bit bumpy… But frankly my problems were billing related. Once the initial stumbling block was cleared, I did receive my order promptly. After beginning my radial plate and wires installation, I did discover that I was…

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ARRL Appoints Panel to Study Ham Radio License Requirements

Is it really too difficult these days to become a ham radio operator? An ARRL Board of Directors-appointed ad hoc committee will study the current Technician license exam requirements and recommend possible changes, which may eventually find their way into an…

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France – We Are With You

Long live France. Long live the Republic.

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Computer Security – Antivirus

Many of us have our rigs hooked to computers these days. Though I left the Microsoft Windows fold years ago for Apple Macs, the rig control and logging software which I prefer, Ham-Radio-Deluxe (HRD), only runs on Microsoft Windows. As the former…

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My Path to a Vanity Call Sign

The trials and tribulations of applying for a vanity call sign. On May 14 I passed my Extra class exam. On May 20 the FCC updated its ULS database with my new privileges so I immediately applied for one particular…

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Thoughts about the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest

This past weekend many of us participated in the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. Just for fun I thought I would share some of my contest observations on this blog. First and foremost let me say I love this contest….