Monthly Archives: August 2011

Hidden DX Opportunities

Or…So this is where all the cool DX hangs out!  But I thought that title was a bit too long and opted for the shorter version.  When I arrived home with my signed CSCE on Saturday, 28 August I did … Continue reading

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Extra, Extra, Extra…Read all about it!

I realize it was just Wednesday, 24 August when I blogged about reaching the 50% mark in the amateur extra training course I’ve been attending.  I also realize it’s been less than a month (21 days to be exact) since … Continue reading

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Extra Study Update

I thought it was about time to provide a brief update into my study preparation for my extra class upgrade.  First, I did just want to say a very special and heartfelt, “Thank You” to all who have contacted me … Continue reading

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DVAP Tests–Range

As I recently blogged, I purchased the DV Access Point Dongle a few weeks ago.  It really came down to trying to do something to enhance my interest in D-STAR or sell my ICOM IC-92AD.  I was first introduced to … Continue reading

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PARP Episode 45 Now Available

The Practical Amateur Radio Podcast (PARP) is an amateur radio or ham radio podcast I created in 2008.  Like many, I discovered podcasts when I purchased my first iPod and was introduced to the world of iTunes.  I subscribed to … Continue reading

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