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2019 Hamvention Videos

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The 2019 Hamvention was a great success. Rain held off for most of the time and when it did rain a little on Friday, it didn’t delay anything. I have some Hamvention videos on my YouTube channel. Parking was excellent and I was able to park onsite each day. It looked like the shuttle buses were running smoothly too. Camping …

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2019 Hamvention Plans, HF Talk-In and Mobile App

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It’s time, or almost time for the 2019 Hamvention. This will be the third year I make the trip traveling from Pierre, South Dakota to the Greene County Fairgrounds.  The previous two years were very exciting, especially the first year because I did not know what to expect. You can follow me on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube for updates while I’m there and while traveling. …

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Icom 7610 Memory Operation

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The Icom 7610 memory operation is similar to the Icom 7300, but there are some important differences. I’ve used the Icom 7610 memory operation to save broadcast frequencies and also save my favorite nets to memory. Now I’m saving some emergency frequencies. Let me show you how I did this and I’ll show you where I got my emergency frequencies …

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The Last Ham Desk Project

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My new Ham radio shack desk is almost finished. I made a similar one a long time ago and it got thrown out. It was good while it lasted, but this one I think will be the last Ham radio shack desk I ever need. The depth of the desk is very important to us Hams and this one costs …