Monthly Archives: November 2013


I’ve owned my Raspberry Pi for a while now.  I purchased it around the time they were first introduced (early 2012).  Not having a lot of knowledge in the Linux OS, the most I ever really did with it was … Continue reading

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ARRL November Sweepstakes

The 2013 ARRL November Sweepstakes contest is in the books for another year.  The main goal of having fun was successful from my modest basement ham shack and I believe I did pretty well considering.  I had prepared everything earlier … Continue reading

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New QSL Card for 2014

As part of my 2014 challenge to have at least one QSO each day (as I successfully accomplished in 2012), I decided my old QSL card (which I’ve used for five years) needed a facelift.  Without hesitation I contacted Randy … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Worked All Twitter (#WATwitter) US Thanksgiving Weekend QSO Party

Please allow me to direct your attention to the blog site of my friend Connie, NR4CB with complete information on the 3rd Annual Worked All Twitter QSO Party. I hope to see you on Twitter and hear you on the … Continue reading

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QSO a Day in 2014

I’m gearing up for another QSO a day in 2014 and like a marathon runner might begin training a few months prior, I’ve also started training and prepping for the challenge.   I’ve been on the air running JT65A, JT9, PSK, … Continue reading

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