Monthly Archives: January 2012

QST Going Digital

You’ve probably heard the news by now.  Last week the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) announced what many of us hoped would eventually happen.  In June 2012, QST will be available in an on-line, digital edition version.  Now before anyone … Continue reading

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Occupy Ham Shack

The subject of this blog post (#occupyhamshack) relates to a new Twitter hash tag which started up a few weeks ago.  A Twitter hash tag is typically used within a Twitter Tweet or message and is commonly used as a … Continue reading

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I’m Shocked and Disappointed…

Let me first start off and say that I believe something should be done to protect against piracy and to protect intellectual property (IP).  However, like many of you, I feel the current legislation of SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) … Continue reading

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The SOTA Activities of KD0BIK–Blog Site

I’ve setup an independent blog site to somewhat showcase my past and future SOTA or Summits On The Air activities.  In addition to posting alerts to future SOTA activations and detailed trip reports after, I also plan to post some … Continue reading

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The first scratch…

You know how it is when you buy that new pickup truck and you’re so careful with placing anything into the back for fear of getting that first scratch.  A few months ago I learned about Keith, G6NHU and his … Continue reading

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