The Weekly North Texas net for YLs

Making a difference in the way women connect.


Welcome to the cyberhome of the YLNTX Weekly Net!

The YL NTX Weekly Net meets weekly on Mondays at 8pm. The main repeater is 442.325 (127.3 tone). If you are in Fort Worth and have trouble reaching the main repeater please try the 442.225 (110 tone.) Both repeaters have a positive offset.

Net format -- YL check ins, third party check ins (for any unlicensed persons), technical topic, OM check ins, community events and finally, technical questions.

Please come join us for some quality rag-chew, regional networking and technical training. For additional information, email Allison at KG5BHY@yahoo.com~


Latest Blog Posts

Feb 25, 2017

One Phenomenal Young YLs Journey Into Hamdom

Behold, the future of ham~ The story of one YL's journey into hamdom. Meet Destiny, KG5MRD.

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Nov 12, 2016
A B-R-O-A-D Overview of Propagation

A B-R-O-A-D Overview of Propagation

A broad overview of the three main types of propagation: Groundwave, Line of Sight and Skywave.

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Nov 7, 2016

Homework -- Working Amateur Satellites 101

Links and pass predictions for AO85 for November 8 - 14.

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Nov 1, 2016
The Story of How One YL Got Involved In Ham Radio

The Story of How One YL Got Involved In Ham Radio

I’d like to introduce you to a very good friend of mine. Here’s the story of how she got involved in ham radio:

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Sep 29, 2016
Ohm

Ohm's Law -- Practical Application

A brief overview of OHM's Law and how to use it in your every day ham world.

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Sep 20, 2016
Mind your tone... and offset... and input frequency

Mind your tone... and offset... and input frequency

A refresher on what is needed to get on the air.

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One Great EmCom Story

One Great EmCom Story

A brief little story of how one future YL was introduced to ham radio

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Soldering 101

Soldering 101

An introduction to the ins and outs of soldering

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That "Crazy New 220 Band", Ain

That "Crazy New 220 Band", Ain't so new! Who knew?

Brief overview of the history and uses of the 220 band.

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Aug 29, 2016
Maintaining and Adding To Your Shack

Maintaining and Adding To Your Shack

A few words about Fall shack maintenance and tips on buying used equipment.

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Aug 20, 2016
Kids, Ham Radio and Space The Final Frontier

Kids, Ham Radio and Space The Final Frontier

Keith Pugh, W5IU, Lighting the fires of curiosity in school children by arranging contacts with the International Space Station via ham radio.

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Aug 11, 2016
The Code Talkers

The Code Talkers

It turns out the similarities between learning CW and learning to type are quiet similar it seems.

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