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Blog - Archive - 2016 - July

GOTA -- It's not Spanish for Goat!
Jul 7, 2016

(And thanks to Jay and Violet for the use of the picture!)
A brief overview of the benefits (AND FUN!) of working the GOTA Station.

Fox Hunting -- The Real World Experience
Jul 19, 2016

Here's where the rubber met the road one Saturday morning while fox hunting. Thanks to Jerry and Justin for letting me tag along!

Surfing the Single Sideband Wave
Jul 22, 2016

A brief history of how and why we came to use Single Sideband.

Frequencies To Scan
Jul 24, 2016 | REPEATER

Most ham radios can scan hundreds of frequencies including many that are outside of the ham bands. Why not try to use most of the available memory channels in your radios so that you have a better chance of hearing what is going on around you? This post offers some advice about how and why that might be a good idea.